Join Our Community of Supporters
Becoming part of the Solve community establishes your organization as a leader in social impact and enables you to support cutting-edge innovation:
- Partner directly with over 400 tech-based social innovators
- Drive real impact on the issues most important to you by helping shape Global Challenges
- Connect with the leading minds in tech and social impact—including Supporters HP Inc., The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Vodafone Americas Foundation, Starbucks, and more
2024 Global Climate Challenge
How can communities create a zero-carbon world and adapt to a warmer climate?
2024 Global Economic Prosperity Challenge
How can we harness technology to build and sustain peaceful and prosperous economies?
2024 Global Health Equity Challenge
How can we use technology to make good health and access to quality care more equitable for all?
2024 Global Learning Challenge
How can we make learning more inclusive and equitable, while improving outcomes for all learners?
2024 Indigenous Communities Fellowship
How can Indigenous innovators in the US and Canada build upon traditional knowledge and technology to meet the social, environmental, and economic goals of their communities?
Meet the Solver teams
Each year, Solve selects the most promising Solver teams who will drive transformational change in the world. We're proud to support 299 Solver and Fellow teams who are:
- 62% women-led;
- Headquartered in 59 countries, and representing unique 27 American and Canadian Indigenous nations;
- 61% for-profit/hybrid, 35% nonprofit;
- 16% concept and prototype, 35% pilot, 42% growth, 7% scale
Partnerships are Solve marketplace success stories—often occurring between a Solver and Member. Thanks to our partners, Solve has allocated over $70 million in funding and over 800 partnerships for Solver teams and social innovators.
Protect Medicinal Plants
Their partnership with the Wild Elements Foundation has helped Indigenous Communities Fellow, Richelle Thomas, to grow her work from a research project into a community driven public health campaign.
Expanding Community Disease Detection
Our engagement with Trinity Challenge has led to a major partnership for Solver PODD. PODD, a platform for pre-spillover community disease detection, was the recipient of a $1.8M grant; PODD plans to expand their operations to six new countries over the next three years.
Microsoft’s Climate Innovation Fund
The Microsoft Climate Innovation Fund led an interseries convertible debt round for Rheaply, leading to a $2,100,000 investment to Rheaply. Rheaply now plans to help Microsoft implement a carbon product roadmap to move towards their goal of carbon neutrality by 2030.
Business Coaching Helps Restore Coastal Communities Faster
Solver Marauder One (M1) was matched with Schmidt Marine and the Schmidt Family Foundation to receive transformational coaching from a business venture coach. Through this relationship, Marauder One has executed a technology development contract and accelerated its restoration efforts by reducing its time and cost metrics.