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.

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.
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.