Sustainable Impact Accelerator

Asia's first VC-backed accelerator for socially impactful enterprises

Singapore is the social impact hub of Southeast Asia.

The Sustainable Impact Accelerator is a collaboration between Quest Ventures and raiSE to support high potential social enterprises to scale social impact.

A Google account is required to complete the registration.

Awesome planning and execution!

Andrew Soh
Founder, Fundigo | SINGAPORE

The programme is extremely useful for building fast-growing, socially impactful, and profitable companies.

Rayvan Ho

The Sustainable Impact Accelerator team understands the challenges startups face and has been very helpful.

Adrian Tan
Co-Founder & CEO, SG Assist | SINGAPORE

This has been a great experience! The deep dives into social impact have helped Vitality Foods re-evaluate and re-strategise our focus and go to market efforts.

Raavee Shanker
Founder & CEO, Vitality Foods | SINGAPORE

The Sustainable Impact Accelerator gave Treatsure a platform to raise venture capital and secure partnerships. It sharpened our social impact measurement and fundamentally shifted the way we look at our business.

Preston Wong
Founder & CEO, Treatsure | SINGAPORE

The Sustainable Impact Accelerator was a steep learning curve. It opened many doors and sharpened many aspects of the business. There is nowhere else you can get these relationships and experiences.

Emile Dumont Francois
Founder & CEO, The Posture Lab | SINGAPORE

The Sustainable Impact Accelerator sharpened SoundEye’s vision. It considerably impacted our measurement of business and its contribution back to society.

Dr Tan Yeow Kee
Founder & CEO, SoundEye | SINGAPORE

From Singapore to the world

Impact starts from Singapore

The Sustainable Impact Accelerator starts with the premise that strong mentorship is a good ignition point for startup founders. Given the right springboard, a socially impactful enterprise can scale its business and positively impact more people.

raiSE and Quest Ventures are proud partners in this initiative to drive socially impactful enterprises to the next level.

Mentors guide new founders

Work With Mentors

From founders to senior executives, mentors from raiSE and Quest Ventures work with startups to accelerate their growth. Entrepreneurs-in-residence, industry mentors, and guest speakers expand horizons.

Our mentors are world class.

Fundings and savings


Startups will receive up to USD 40,000 (SGD 50,000) of investment to drive their next stage of growth. The Sustainable Impact Accelerator is right for the startup if it:

  1. Has proven revenues;
  2. Has enthusiastic users;
  3. Clear intent or track record to integrate human-centered social impact;
  4. Has potential for double-digit year-on-year growth over the next 1-5 years; and
  5. Plans to raise an institutional investment round within the next 12 months.

On top of that, startups in the program get access to our Family Benefits – the largest such program in Asia. Startups will need to be registered raiSE Social Enterprise members before the start of the program.

Learning and growing fast


With a diverse line up of speakers, founders can expect wide-ranging topics with select deep dives into business and social topics. Expect candid feedback from these masterclasses.

Learn from the best.

Network with thought leaders at major events

Global Expansion

As the world’s fastest growing region, Southeast Asia is a hotbed of startup and innovation activities. Singapore is Southeast Asia’s Silicon Valley, and it is where a startup’s global expansion adventures will begin.

Scale and replicate.

Standing room only at investor event

Meet Investors

As startups grow into market leaders, their funding needs will grow in tandem. Meet our extensive network of investors in key cities across Asia.


A Google account is required to complete the registration.

Quest Ventures, in partnership with raiSE, backs high potential Singapore-based social impact startups in their regional ambitions.

Have some burning questions on the program? Find your answers here in the FAQs.

Enquiries to [email protected].