Social entrepreneurship strategy

The Senate of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg (FHH) has recognized the potential of SocEnts to develop and scale social innovations as systemic and lasting responses to key societal challenges. The SocEnt strategy can be found here. 

Jonas Zeuner about HOLII

On its way to the realization of their impact idea, toern was also accompanied by our Holistic Impact Incubator, among others. In particular, the network the team acquired here inspires and supports them to this day. In this article, Jonas from toern talks about his experiences at HOLII.

Hempy Period on the MEZZANIN Podcast

To take the next step in founding, Hempy Period participated in the 1st batch of the incubator together with many other founders. What experience they had and where they are now thanks to the program – here in the MEZZANIN podcast.

1.5 million euros for social innovations

The Ministry of Economics and Innovation (BWI) is providing 1.5 million euros for projects that further strengthen Hamburg as a livable city. 18 projects have now been selected by a jury and will each receive up to 100,000 euros in funding over the next twelve months. The jury also includes Frederic Penz, the program manager of HOLLI. The full text is available here. 

EXIST Yearbook

The 2021 Yearbook focuses on artificial intelligence and the challenges for startups and universities, as well as impact startups and their positive sustainable impact on production and consumption. You can find the yearbook here

SEND map

An essential factor for successful social entrepreneurship ecosystems are networks for social entrepreneurs to exchange ideas with each other and organizations that offer specific services to empower social entrepreneurs.

HOLII is among these support organizations for social entrepreneurship in Germany.

The complete German Social Entrepreneurship Monitor can be found here.

The Green Startups Podcast

In this episode of the Green Startups Podcast, Frederic explains all about the 4-month Holistic Impact Incubator program. Moreover, They talk about the sustainable and social startups that were selected from over 30 applications for the program. Feel free to listen in here 

Podcast with Masiar Emanuel Nahst

In the podcast, Frederic Penz, HOLII initiator and project manager at Leuphana, and our supporter Masiar Emanuel Nashat explain the concept of the Impact Incubator, what the growth prospects of sustainable startups look like, and where science can provide effective support. To the podcast