October 5

Apple and Acumen Launch Cohort to Help Uplift Lives of Poor While Protecting Environment

Apple partner Acumen, a global nonprofit, on Friday announced the cohort for the ‘Energy for Livelihoods Accelerator in India’ to help social entrepreneurs scale and refine their businesses to transform the lives of people living in poverty.

Through the initiative, Acumen said, a group of 15 entrepreneurs will lead a 12-week programme, supported by Apple, to help social entrepreneurs uplift livelihoods of the poor while also protecting the environment.

Source: The Indian Express (link opens in a new window)

Energy, Social Enterprise, Technology
accelerators, climate change, poverty alleviation, scale