the Class of 2020 Campaign!

After five years of inspiring college freshmen eager to change the world, Compass is ready for its next growth spurt. We have lofty goals to make even more impact with the incoming class of Fellows as well as our 1,000+ alumni. It starts today with the Class of 2020 Campaign.

Campaign Goal


per month

Help Us Shape the Future of Compass

Our campaign goal is to raise $6,000/month. In short, these funds will help us lay the groundwork for Compass to scale as a sustainable organization. We want to practice what we preach, and transform Compass into a sustainable organization that can widen its reach while simultaneously providing ever more value its community.

Campaign funds will help us to...

  • Hire a full-time Program Manager
  • Refresh and optimize the Compass curriculum
  • Develop best practices around Mentor orientation and Fellow recruitment
  • Support Fellows and Mentors and help each chapter overcome its unique challenges
  • Increase regional connections between Compass chapters
  • Recruit new and exciting speakers for chapter modules and regional events
  • Expose Fellows to exclusive internships, jobs, and networking opportunities
  • Create an even better Shift Series experience for all
  • Expand to many more campuses for the 2016-2017 school year, enriching our current and future Compass community

Help us build upon our foundation of producing values-driven leaders ready to confront the world’s most pressing issues. Commit unreasonably today, and help us inspire those who will tomorrow.

Pledge Your Support

Each person donating to this campaign will receive one free ticket to Shift Series 2016 (valued at $250), a laptop sticker, and entrance into a lottery to win one of over a dozen exciting prizes (see below)!

Donor Lottery

Donate to win!

Additionally, the school with the most donors will have a special reception at Shift Series 2016 for all Fellows, Mentors and alumni.

*Meals will be assigned to winners based on interest and geography. Each winner will be connected with the community member, who will pick the location, and the winner should select a date between September 1, 2015 and December 31, 2015.


Compass Partners instills a socially conscious mindset in college students through entrepreneurship training that produces values-driven leaders ready to address the world's most pressing issues.

The first and largest peer-based social entrepreneurship training program on college campuses in the United States.

Since 2010 the program has been instilling a values-based mindset in young entrepreneurs. Over their freshmen year our fellows engage in intensive training to create their own ventures. Through our network of 12 campuses and over 1,000 students and alumni from leading universities, we support students in becoming values-driven leaders ready to address the world’s most pressing issues.