2018 Bluhm/Helfand Social Innovation Semi-Finalists
Chicago Ideas is excited to once again partner with the Bluhm/Helfand Social Innovation Fellowship to announce the 2018 Semi-Finalists. Each year, the Fellowship recognizes social entrepreneurs under the age of 35 who are leading nonprofit and for-profit initiatives that make a positive social impact.
Learn more about each of these innovative organizations, and stay tuned for the announcement of the 2018 BHSI Fellows next month.
Alejandro Gac-Artigas; 29; Philadelphia; Springboard Collaborative
Anna Stork; 32; Chicago; LuminAID
Ellie Symes; 24; Bloomington, IN; The Bee Corp
Eric Glustrom; 33; Denver; Watson Institute
Gavin Armstrong; 31; Toronto, Canada; Lucky Iron Fish Enterprises
Heejae Lim; 31; San Francisco; TalkingPoints
Jacob Sills; 34; San Francisco; Uptrust
Jason Kang; 24; New York City; Kinnos
Dr. Jin Lee; 33; San Francisco; BabyNoggin
Kiah Williams; 32; San Francisco; SIRUM
Kwami Williams; Boston & Ghana; MoringaConnect
Lisa Curtis; 30; San Francisco; Kuli Kuli
Raul Briceño Brignole; 27; Peru; x-runner venture
Rose Afriyie; 34; Chicago; mRelief
Save the date for Chicago Ideas Week, October 15-21, to see the 2018 BHSI Fellows on stage.