Social Impact & Sustainability Initiative

Social Impact & Sustainability Initiative at the Entrepreneurship & Innovation Center empowers students to use the skills and strategies of business leaders to create innovative and sustainable solutions to social, environmental, and economic problems, locally and around the world.

UF Alumni Social Entrepreneurs

After learning about Social Entrepreneurship, some of our Alumni have launched their own ventures, including:

  • Fracture by Abhi Lokesh & Alex Theodore
  • aqUV by Rob Damitz, Erica Gonzaga, and Daniel Bloo
  • Immersed Games by Lindsay & Ryan Troph
  • Gulejo ethically sourced coffee by Collin Austin & TJ Villamil
  • Reciprocity + Co. by Sam McPherson
  • Goals for Goals by Grant Kendzior
  • BambouHeart by Sylvia Lai
  • NobleHour by Callahan Fore, we proudly partner with NobleHour to track students' service learning


Dr. Kristin Joys

Director, Entrepreneurship Center’s Social Impact & Sustainability Initiative
Director, Young Entrepreneurs for Leadership & Sustainability Summer Program
Send Email (kristin.joys at


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Warrington College of Business
BRY 100
PO Box 117150
Gainesville, FL 32611-7150
Phone: 352.392.2397
Fax: 352.392.2086

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