Our Impact

Entrepreneurship students planting trees

As of Fall 2020 — 15 years following our launch in 2005, we have seen:

  • over 1,680 students in 38 Social Entrepreneurship-related courses (24 graduate and 14 undergraduate)
  • collectively our students have spent more than 42,900 hours helping more than 100 social ventures in the local community be more innovative and sustainable
  • they have created $1,194,080 of value in the greater-Gainesville community

*Volunteer time valued at $27.20 per hour according to the Independent Sector.

Ventured helped include:

  • Alachua Conservation Trust
  • Cade Museum for Creativity & Invention
  • Fracture
  • Pure Energy Solar
  • the Repurpose Project
  • Community Weatherization Coalition