NESsT is a pioneer in a growing global movement supporting the development of social enterprise around the world.

NESsT is a member of the following associations dedicated to promoting and supporting social enterprises around the world:

European Venture Philanthropy Association (EVPA)|
EVPA is a European membership association committed to supporting and promoting venture philanthropy.
Social Enterprise Alliance (SEA)|
SEA is the leading membership organization in North America that is actively building the field of social enterprise.
Social Enterprise World Forum (SEWF)|
NESsT is a member of the international steering committee of the SEWF, the premiere global event focused exclusively on social enterprise. NESsT hosted SEWF2012 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Aspen Network of Development Entrepreneurs (ANDE)|
NESsT is a member of ANDE, a global network of organizations that invest money and expertise to propel entrepreneurship in emerging markets.
Impact Investment Policy Collaborative|
The IIPC helps identify and support policies that lead to more robust and effective capital markets with intentional social and environmental benefits.
Global Learning Exchange|
The GLE was proposed in response to the need for an inclusive platform for cross-sector collaboration to further the networks and knowledge base on impact investing.