Friends of YSB

A network harnessing the power of entrepreneurship to end poverty.

Our members are visionary entrepreneurs, investors, founders, philanthropists and dynamic business leaders.

The Friends of YSB Network are committed to financially supporting social businesses in emerging economies and are invited to share their expertise with our social entrepreneurs. Members attend exclusive invited only events as well as opportunities to meet our inspiring entrepreneurs.

Meet Some of Our Network

Maru Winnacker

Co-Initiator, Friends of YSB

Jan & Leo van Oord

Amsterdam Hosts

Rouven Dresselhaus

Berlin Friends Network

Greg Ellis

Berlin Host

Each Circle seeks to raise €100k – €500k a year. We are already running in

New York, Berlin, Munich, Amsterdam & Frankfurt…



Interested in Joining or Hosting a Circle?

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