Nikishka Iyengar scales her mission to fight inequity by creating havens for social entrepreneurs

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Founder Nikishka Iyengar plants roots in Atlanta with the city’s only residential incubator for social entrepreneurs


Nestled among trees and modern amenities will be The Guild, a new incubator established for budding social entrepreneurs to grow their goals from home. The 10-month residency fellowship will offer a robust curriculum, training, mentorship, and startup struggle huddles with others of the cohort. We caught up with Founder Nikishka Iyengar to learn more.


The Guild’s founder Nikishka Iyengar was named to GreenBiz’ list of “30 under 30” emerging sustainability leaders. These leaders, all of them twentysomethings, are tackling some of the toughest challenges in business, from inside big companies, at the helm of startups or in the nonprofit sector


Nikishka Iyengar is the brains behind social impact incubator, The Guild, which leads social enterprises towards the path of sustainability.


Find out about a unique community in Atlanta for aspiring social entrepreneurs. Tune in to hear Elaine and Trenise talk to founder Nikishka Iyengar about The Guild.

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Nikishka Iyengar of Rubicon Global and The Guild has been named to GreenBiz Group’s “30 Under 30” list of emerging young leaders in business sustainability

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The Guild’s founder Nikishka Iyengar was highlighted as Nourish International’s “Alumna of the Year”. Nikishka founded the University of Texas in Austin’s Nourish chapter. During her tenure, she implemented ventures on her campus, invested profits in a women’s livelihood partnership in Guatemala, and grew her chapter’s membership tenfold in the first year

Nourish International,