Get Involved

Join Our Ecosystem

Join us as we harness innovation to work towards the Sustainable Development Goals! There are many ways to get involved in the Duke-UNICEF Innovation Accelerator – partner with us to deliver Accelerator programming, join us as a mentor, attend an event, engage with us across Duke University’s campus, sign up for our newsletter, and donate.

How To Get Involved


Ready to scale your innovation or enterprise? We work with social entrepreneurs tackling the most challenging problems facing children globally.

At Duke

We work with the entire Duke community to advance innovations for children. Whether you are a student, faculty, Center or Institute, we want to meet you.

Be A Mentor

We seek to create an ecosystem of support to provide social entrepreneurs with the mentorship, advice, training, and funding necessary to scale their impact. Be a part of it.

Global Partners

We partner with organizations and initiatives across the globe to support our social entrepreneurs and to build a collaborative ecosystem for innovation in service of the Sustainable Development Goals.


Your gift is an investment in solving the most challenging and pressing social problems facing the world today. For more information on giving to Duke University’s Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship Program, please email Brian Mahnke. For more information on giving to UNICEF USA, please email Tom Porter.

Media and Press Inquiries

For media inquiries, please contact Sarah Morrison and Gabriela Arias.

Stay Up to Date

Keep up with our social entrepreneurs’ progress and the impact we’re making together.