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Start, grow, scale your impact startup

Since 2008 we have helped more than 4000 startups to start, grow and scale their impact business. We support you at the most crucial stages of your business, and connect you to vitally important partners to succeed.


Impact Hub Amsterdam supports you at the most crucial stages of your business. We help you start, grow, or scale your business and increase your impact in the Netherlands and beyond.  We offer in-house programs, such as the Business Model Challenge and the Investment Ready Program, but we also collaborate with corporate, governmental, and other organisations to co-design customised accelerators across multiple sectors and impact areas.


Does your business bring an innovative solution to the Dutch market? The government issues one-year residence permits for foreign startups. To apply, you need a facilitator. Right now Impact Hub Amsterdam does not accept new applications. Please sign up for the waiting list. Or go to the list of other Startup Visa service providers

Connect with a valuable network to solve global and local challenges
GORDANA GORIC | Senior Lecturer University Vernity


Join us at any of the following events and meet an inspiring network of people who are passionate about working together to build a new economy
21 September
12:00 TO 18:00

Circular Ecosystem day

We would like to welcome you during our Circular ecosystem day where we connect and strengthen relationships between impact entrepreneurs, investors, consumers, corporates, government, and other organisations.
21 September
13:00 TO 17:00

Impact Nation Session | Invite only

The fashion and textile industry is facing major sustainability challenges, and major policy changes are on the way. More and more entrepreneurs are noticing that sustainability is crucial to be future-proof.
21 September
12:00 TO 17:00

CIRCO Community Event | Invite only

On Wednesday 21 September, the first CIRCO community event will take place during the Circular Ecosystem Day at Impact Hub Amsterdam in The Netherlands. This afternoon will be devoted to inspiration, networking and knowledge sharing on the topic of circular entrepreneurship.
27 October
15:30 TO 17:00

Money Talks

Tackle all things impact finance from subsidies to investment. Whether you are an employee, consultant or founder, these sessions will provide you with a clear overview and understanding of all that is out there relating to finance for business with a focus on impact.


ALUMNI WILLICROFT - What happens when you combine a cheese lover with a passion for the planet? Yes, you guessed it. Willicroft. This alumni and rising star offers plant-based cheese products and now available at Waitrose (UK), Wholefoods (UK) and in more than 100 Albert Heijn stores in the Netherlands and Belgium.
ALUMNI PAPER ON THE ROCKS - Paper on the Rocks has developed notebooks made from the revolutionary Cradle-to-Cradle ‘stone paper’, made of stone! No trees, water or toxic substances and bleaches are used to produce their beautiful Rockbooks. Environmentally friendly stationery made for anyone that wants to change the world by the stroke of a pen.