Innovate Raleigh


Innovate Raleigh is a not-for-profit 501(c)3 charitable organization committed to making our region the top center for innovation and entrepreneurship in the nation.

We support a strong and vibrant community by bringing together key stakeholders within our ecosystem—entrepreneurs, investors and supporting organizations.
Our main focus is to connect entrepreneurs to three core elements to fuel their growth—funding, talent and opportunities.

Our organization approaches its mission with an emphasis on diversity and inclusion, fostering entrepreneurship within our under-served communities while connecting to the broader entrepreneurial communities in neighboring cities.