Our mission and values

We are on a mission to accelerate the end of homelessness for good through entrepreneurship

We invest in, build, and scale ventures that end homelessness for those experiencing it or prevent homelessness from happening in the first place.

What we do

We end homelessness directly through our Changing Lives Grant programme

We support and invest in founders looking to end homelessness at scale

We build and run businesses within Crisis

We co-design solutions with experts through lived experience of homelessness

We build and foster a community of mission driven entrepreneurs

Our Partners

The partners we're working with support our ventures to grow sustainably. Scroll the arrows to hear from them.

"I am proud that I can bring the depth of capability from EY to help the cause! I believe we can make the world better for all – and the Studio is going to certainly take a big leap forward on that mission."

Neil Sartorio

Lead Partner for Local Public Services (LPS), EY

"I'm excited to work with the Venture Studio to support with connecting up the tech for good and local public services ecosystem to support the mission to end homelessness for good"

Georgina Maratheftis

Head of Programme, Local Public Services, techUK

"The Venture Studio from Crisis is exciting because it offers the opportunity to open access to underrepresented groups, and level the playing field when it comes to entrepreneurship."

Deborah Okenla

Founder and CEO, YSYS

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