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gBETA Social Impact Seeks Applications from Social Entrepreneurs and Change Makers



Lauren Usher

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gBETA Social Impact Seeks Applications from Social Entrepreneurs and Change Makers

Five teams making a positive difference in the community will be chosen to participate

MADISON – Nationally ranked startup accelerator gener8tor and the American Family Institute for Corporate and Social Impact are taking applications for the second cohort of gBETA Social Impact, a free accelerator for startup companies and emerging nonprofits making a positive impact in the community.

gBETA Social Impact is a free, seven-week program that provides participants with intensive and individualized coaching, social entrepreneurship- and nonprofit-centered curriculum,  and access to gener8tor’s national network of mentors, customers, corporate partners, funders, and investors.

Five teams will be selected for the program, which will be focused on groups making a positive impact in various areas, including K-12 education, healthy youth development, economic opportunity for underserved communities, and initiatives for sustainable and resilient cities. gBETA Social Impact is based out of the Spark – Madison’s entrepreneurial hub. The location creates opportunities for collaboration with the broader entrepreneurial ecosystem.

Applications for gBETA Social Impact are open and startups and nonprofits can apply at


gener8tor is a nationally ranked accelerator that invests in high-growth startups. gener8tor supports the growth of these startups through its network of experienced mentors, technologists, corporate partners, angel investors and venture capitalists. gener8tor is a proud member of the Global Accelerator Network (GAN) and is sponsored by American Family Insurance. gener8tor is a GOLD-tier accelerator in the U.S. as ranked by the Seed Accelerator Rankings Project. Learn more about gener8tor at

gBETA is a program of nationally ranked startup accelerator, gener8tor. gBETA is a free, seven-week accelerator for early-stage startups. Each program is capped at five teams, and requires no fees and no equity.

American Family Insurance is the nation’s 13th-largest property/casualty insurance group and ranks 311 on the Fortune 500 list. The company sells American Family-brand products, including auto, homeowners, life, business and farm/ranch insurance, primarily through its exclusive agents in 19 states.