Our program is designed to bring you ideas from the very edge and people who are the thinkers and doers leading the charge toward a purpose-driven world. They each bring a unique perspective on the challenges and opportunities of purpose-driven business.


Tom Dawkins

CEO & Founder

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Tom Dawkins is co-Founder and CEO of StartSomeGood, a crowdfunding platform for social benefit projects. He was previously the founder of Australian youth non-profit Vibewire, the first Social Media Director at Ashoka in Washington DC and the founding Director of the Australian Changemakers Festival. He has organised dance parties and film festivals, youth journalism projects and new media conferences, co-working spaces and Burning Man theme camps. Tom has supported numerous nonprofits, governments and arts organisations to build community using technology and culture. He has been recognised with awards and fellowships from the Sydney Morning Herald, World Summit Youth Awards, The International Youth Foundation and Nexus Australia.



StartSomeGood is a crowdfunding platform specifically for non-profits, social entrepreneurs and changemakers to raise funds and grow a community of supporters.