Partner. Advise. Connect.

We founded SidePorch to serve people and organizations working to drive positive social impact alongside financial returns.

Partner. Advise. Connect.

We founded SidePorch to serve people and organizations working to drive positive social impact alongside financial returns.

WHAT WE DO

Partner

We partner with innovators across the spectrum who are working to drive positive social impact alongside financial returns.

Advise

We advise leadership teams to develop, measure and sustain a social impact thesis within their organizational DNA as they expand and scale.

Connect

We connect people to the necessary resources including knowledge, tools, strategic partnerships and funding opportunities.

WHY THIS WORK

Multiple Sectors

Solving the biggest challenges of our time requires contributions from an array of actors. Indeed, no one sector has the resources or capacity to address issues as big as poverty and climate change. Individuals and companies are increasingly demanding more accountability and social responsibility.

Integrate Values and Business

Business has a crucial role to play in addressing these challenges.  We help companies to integrate core values with the best business practices and tools in order to create, adapt and scale. Innovative companies that take on this responsibility, this opportunity, will define the future.

Break Barriers

All around the world, leaders in business, government, philanthropy, investment and entrepreneurship are tearing down the old barriers between market forces and solutions to social problems. The most innovative, forward-thinking leaders recognize that these new practices are essential to continued business success.

CLIENTS

We work with a wide range of companies around the world, spanning startups, established brands, and funding entities. The unifying theme is a deep commitment to positive social impact alongside a financial return. Some of our clients include:

CLIENTS

We work with a wide range of companies around the world, spanning startups, established brands, and funding entities. The unifying theme is a deep commitment to positive global impact alongside operational and financial returns. Some of our clients include:

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usaid-logo

TIDES Logo

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MayrosFundLA2

sutterhealthlogo

energy excelerator logo

democracy fund logo

AMS-logo

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Inspired Logo

LA Clean Tech Incubator Logo

usaid logo

TIDES Logo

RedBull-Logo

calstart logo

MayrosFundLA2

sutterhealthlogo

energy excelerator logo

democracy fund logo

AMS-logo

greenalphalogo

Inspired Logo

SidePorch supports environments where amazing people can do extraordinary things.

SidePorch supports environments where amazing people can do extraordinary things.

TEAM

We draw heavily on our global networks and multi-sector experience, including: Sean’s experience as Chief of Staff at the MacArthur Foundation and the Jeff Skoll Group, including the Skoll Foundation, Capricorn Investment Group, Participant Media, and the Skoll Global Threats Fund; Jama’s work at the Omidyar Network and as the first hire on the Giving Pledge;  and Christina’s evaluation-related efforts, bringing over a decade of experience in audience research, impact assessment and evaluation systems design.

Sean Knierim, Ph.D.

+1.424.259.3110

Jama Adams

+1.650.999.0092

Christina Lindstrom

+1.323.304.9959

Sean Knierim, Ph.D.

+1.424.259.3110

Jama Adams

+1.650.999.0092

Christina Lindstrom

+1.323.304.9959

VIEWS FROM THE SIDEPORCH

VIEWS FROM THE SIDEPORCH

Views from the SidePorch is a space to engage with other entrepreneurs, partners, colleagues and innovators. Here we will highlight speaking and media engagements and explore new ideas, trends and research. Enjoy the view.

Views from the SidePorch is a space to engage with other entrepreneurs, partners, colleagues and innovators. Here we will highlight speaking and media engagements and explore new ideas, trends and research. Enjoy the view.

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