Skoll Foundation

Founding Year: 1999

Staff: 52

Budget: $42m

Jeff Skoll (Founder)

It has a vision of  living in a “sustainable world of peace and prosperity”. The foundations works to catalyzes transformational social change “by supporting the social entrepreneurs who recognize the systems in need of change and then advance social progress.” As such, the foundation “drives large-scale change by investing in, connecting, and celebrating social entrepreneurs and innovators who help them solve the world’s most pressing problem”.



Skoll Foundation contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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