What’s your big idea?

If you’ve been dreaming up ways to impact your community but aren’t quite sure where to begin, you’ve come to the right place.  

The Idealist Action Incubator is a free, seven-week virtual program offering one-on-one guidance and community support as you move from idea to action. 

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Move from your good idea to action

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One-on-one support

Get the guidance you need to develop your first step to action.

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Connect with changemakers

Meet weekly with other aspiring changemakers and action-takers in a collaborative learning space.

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Next steps

We’ll give you expert tips and resources to move your big idea forward.

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We are ready for your big ideas

As an Idealist Action Incubator participant, you’ll connect with a member of our team for one-on-one sessions where you’ll collaboratively develop your action plan with the benefit of expert guidance.

Join a community of changemakers

Each week, you’ll also have the opportunity to access additional tips and resources in a supportive atmosphere with other like-hearted, action-oriented participants.


Sign up now for one of our upcoming cohorts. 

Cohort selection is on a first-come, first-served basis.

  • January 11, 2024
  • March 7, 2024
  • May 2, 2024
  • Or, sign up for a single one-on-one session!

Participating in the Idealist Action Incubator helped shape my idea into real action. The program gave me the confidence to see the possibilities and guided me on how to go step by step, identifying areas for me to concentrate on first, and figuring out how and what to prioritize.

Devotha Cassian, Tanzania

Being in the Idealist Action Incubator helped organize my vision and build on the idea to bring it further.

Virginia Head, Chicago, IL
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We're currently accepting applications for single-session sign-ups.