About Us

Aspire Impact is a social enterprise focused on leadership, skills and ecosystem development in social and environmental impact space. Our flagship product is LeadershipProTM, a values-and-ethics based leadership program for middle school and high school, adopted by leading Indian schools like The Doon School, The Shri Ram School and The Oakridge School. Originally founded as a skills development initiative, between 2007-2012, Aspire was training unemployed youth in Tier 2, 3 and 4 cities for new economy jobs. During this period, it trained and placed over 65,000 youth in 18 Indian states. Aspire Impact won many awards and honours including:

 

  • MINT, in 2008 with Wall Street Journal partnership, named Aspire in its “Education Czar” series with a full-page coverage
  • Received $100,000 John P. McNulty Prize from The Aspen Institute where jury included Madeleine Albright (Former US Secretary of State) and Shashi Tharoor
  • CNBC’s Young Turk honor in 2012
  • Business Today’s “Top 50 Ideas for India” honor on their 25th anniversary
  • US leading magazine, Fast Company, named Amit in “Who’s Next” in 2013