the ventures directly supported through praxis programs—and our community members leading and surrounding those ventures.
The main impact of our work is through the ventures that have been launched, led, and grown by members of the community through our venture-building programs: the Nonprofit Accelerator, the Business Accelerator, and the Venture Studio.
From genomics to loan processing to fashion to AIDS care to indoor farming to workforce optimization to teacher training to toys to prison reform to urban ministry to filmmaking to entrepreneurial empowerment to sustainable housing to video games to microinsurance to orphan care to outdoor gear to fitness apps to refugee shelters ... we are astonished and grateful to witness the beautiful, expanding mosaic of the body of Christ at work in the world through hundreds of nonprofit and business ventures, each one pushing the redemptive edge of its sector or issue.
Continue on to explore the 200+ active ventures whose founders have completed one or more of our venture-building programs.
You can also learn more about the community members behind these ventures. The Entrepreneurs page includes Fellows who have completed an Accelerator program or the Venture Lab since our inception in 2012. The Mentors page includes those who have mentored in either of our Accelerator programs in just the last two years.
Praxis portfolio ventures have on-the-ground operations in 90+ countries (shaded in blue).
Each year, through our Business and Nonprofit Accelerator programs, we add roughly 24 redemptive ventures to our portfolio.
These results reflect the portfolio's sustained growth from inception in 2012 to 2022.