Stanford Seed

Seed Transformation Program Participants

Seed, the Stanford Institute for Innovation in Developing Economies, is working to end the cycle of global poverty.

The Seed Effect
The Seed Effect
We’ve collected the data — from Stanford to Africa. See how we’re working to end the cycle of global poverty and transform lives.
Profiles of Promise
Stanford Seed Profiles of Promise
Business leaders in emerging economies and Stanford students share experiences of working together to create impact for their companies and regions.
Profiles of Purpose Intro: The Problem Solvers
Stanford Seed Profiles of Purpose
Be inspired by the passion and purpose of entrepreneurs who have completed the Seed Transformation Program. Be sure to watch the entire series.
June 15, 2018
How a Ghanaian entrepreneur stitched together a clothing company that employs and houses homeless women.
SEED transformation participant, Linda Ampah | Gabriela Hasbun
May 2, 2018
This year's Tapestry Award winner swore to return to Africa to help alleviate its poverty. Stanford Seed gave him that chance.
Clinton Etheridge | Photo by ToniBird Photography
November 15, 2017
The challenge of running a health food company in a country where being overweight is a sign of success.
Tara Gitau | Photo by Anastasiia Sapon