Donate to Zebras Unite


You are here because you want to build a better future. Thank you for your support!

Zebras Unite is a global network of entrepreneurs, funders, investors, and allies who are calling for a more ethical, inclusive, collaborative, distributed, and sustainable movement to transform prevailing startup and venture capital culture. We believe creating an alternative to the status quo is a moral imperative.  

Your contribution will help: 

  • Support Zebra Entrepreneurs: We now have 40 chapters in cities around the world with more starting every week. From Detroit to Oslo, these founders are creating grassroots networks to share resources, and learn best practices from one another.

  • Innovate Finance Models and Legal Structures: In collaboration with leading investors, foundations, policy makers, and legal experts, these teams will research barriers and work directly with entrepreneurs to understand their needs and challenges and design new systems that can better serve their needs.


Zebras Unite is not a tax-exempt organization and does not currently have a 501(c)(3) classification from the Internal Revenue Services. VilCap, Inc. a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization with EIN 27-4059343 acts as Zebra Unite's fiscal sponsor vide Fiscal Sponsorship agreement dated July 11, 2019. Zebras Unite's efforts fit within the charitable purpose named in section 1.1.b of the bylaws of Village Capital., β€œto build and foster awareness of social enterprises worldwide...and to accelerate support for the impact investing sector.” All contributions are tax-deductible for U.S. residents.

Under the terms of the said fiscal sponsorship agreement, VilCap, Inc. is the receiver, custodian, and manager of all charitable gifts, contributions, and donations made in support of the various charitable activities undertaken by Zebras Unite. All proceeds from contributions, donations, and gifts collected through the "Donate to US/ Donate Now" button shall be deposited with VilCap, Inc., who under the terms of the fiscal sponsorship shall spend all and any of such amounts towards supporting Zebra Unite's stated projects and activities. In lieu of its services as a fiscal sponsor, VilCap, Inc. charges a one-time 7.5% administration fee, deducted from all donations, gifts, and charitable contributions received and administered by it as a fiscal sponsor of Zebras Unite.