Nonprofit Accelerator


Applications for the 2019 Nonprofit Accelerator are open through October 5


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  • Personal access to successful social entrepreneurs, foundation leaders, and executives
  • Advanced level mentoring on the most critical organizational development topics (including but not limited to board development, program impact, fundraising plans/approaches, staffing, organizational pitches/storytelling, marketing, and personal/spiritual sustainability)
  • A lifetime network of incredible peers
  • Our core team Our core team to help with a strategic fundraising model, venture storytelling, and foundation readiness
  • An opportunity to meet and present in front of 35 Praxis friends and philanthropists in the Los Angeles area
  • An opportunity to present at the Finale to over 150 philanthropists, convened within "The Gathering's" annual conference for Christian givers
  • The Praxis team: an ongoing group of advocates and connectors ready to help you thrive beyond the program


  • Led by serious Christians aiming to embody the gospel through a redemptive venture
  • Innovating their industry or social sector
  • Demonstrating high-growth momentum or impact
  • Aiming at a scalable vision and model
  • Still in early-stage (usually less than five years old)

As we seek to build a diverse and inclusive community of entrepreneurs, we particularly encourage applications from

  • Women
  • Racial and ethnic minorities in the U.S., including Black, Latino, and Native/Indigenous people
  • Currently underrepresented regions globally, including sub-Saharan Africa, Latin & Central America and east Asia




Through our generous donors, we're able to subsidize our Accelerator program expenses, which results in the high quality, cost effective, and accessible program detailed below. 

$8,000 (Nonprofit Fellowship)

$3,000 (Additional Seat for 2nd Fellow)

The rate includes all food and accommodations while at the three main Accelerator events (10 nights). International fellows may also be eligible for a travel stipend.

Due to program size and admission process, if for any reason a Fellow cannot participate in an event, program fees are nonrefundable (even in extenuating circumstances).


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