Elevate supports governments and philanthropists on their journey to tackle social and development challenges by providing customised research, identifying giving opportunities, and overseeing implementation

Elevate Strategies’ research was instrumental in helping us understand how governments across the globe support domestic social innovation funds.
— Deirdre Kearney, Assistant Principal, Irish Department of Housing, Planning, Community and Local Government


  • Conduct in-depth research around specific issue areas to identify opportunities for giving based on unmet needs, gaps in the current landscape, and donors' interests

  • Define giving objectives, identify potential partners, and determine appropriate funding vehicle

  • Set up strategic learning and measurement frameworks, conduct evaluations, and infuse lessons learned into giving strategy