Organisation Description

NESsT is an organisation, whose purpose is to support social enterprises fighting poverty.

Currently the organisation has 10 running projects in Central European and Latin American countries and invest in 50 social enterprises in different countries. The organisation also supports Social Enterprises in the Baltic area.

NESsT supports social enterprises through:


“We leverage donations and patient capital from supporters into investments in social enterprises that generate dignified jobs for people most in need.”


“We use an engaged approach providing tailored financing and one-on-one business development support to social entrepreneurs. We commit to these social enterprises for five to seven years, helping them through the tough transition of moving from startup to fully scaling businesses.”


“Through their businesses, social entrepreneurs empower people in their communities with the hard and soft skills, technology and ongoing support they need to improve their livelihoods and create dignified futures.”


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