We are a coalition of disruptors focused on bringing our unique specialties together to create a thriving world.
We know we can’t do the work alone - that’s why our team includes our marketplace partners, interns, board of directors, partner non-profits, donors, volunteers, and community leaders.
Our team is the catalyst that orchestrates the good brought by our broader coalition. We are a passionate group who have centered our lives on solving the world's biggest problems. Our decades of combined international experience working in startups, government, corporate philanthropy, international development, strategic communications, and higher education uniquely allow us to serve as original innovators in the anti-poverty space and unifiers of our talented network of highly specialized partners.
Co-Founder & CEO
Lara Lynn Sturgess
VP of Operations
Director of Latin America Programs
Gabriela Ureña Valverde
Community Relations & Logistics
Board of directors
Founder & CEO, Thrive Farmers
Founder & CSO, Thrive Farmers
President, The Sagamore Institute
Co-Founder & CEO, ThriveWorx
We stand for
We're a 501(c)(3) nonprofit private operating foundation with an intentionally small, multi-disciplined team focused on designing poverty solutions and harnessing the talents of stakeholders to fulfill the mission. By leveraging the reach of others, we remain streamlined and only require minimal resources.
Disrupt with us
Do you get excited about solving the world's biggest problems? Are you passionate about helping the world's poorest populations? Do you want to be part of a movement that's truly changing the world? If this sounds like you, you should become a disruptor.