Venture Studio from Crisis

The Venture Studio from Crisis is on a mission to accelerate the end of homelessness for good through entrepreneurship.


What we can help you with

Venture Studio is an impact-led community, working towards changing the lives of those who experience or are at risk of experiencing homelessness by providing employment and funding opportunities fuelled by philanthropic giving. We do this through four areas of work:

  • Our Changing Lives Grant which helps people experiencing homelessness to progress into education, employment or to start up small businesses.
  • Equity investments in and supporting of diverse founders with solutions that are preventing and ending homelessness at scale.
  • Building businesses from the ground up within Crisis.
  • Co-designing solutions with Experts by Experience and nurturing a community of unusual suspects aligned with our mission.

Our solution

The Venture Studio from Crisis invests, builds, and scales ventures that end homelessness for those experiencing it or prevents it in the first place.

Case study

One of the portfolio companies of the Venture Studio from Crisis is Bridge Housing Solutions.

Bridge Housing Solutions matches households in need of finding long-term, quality homes with void social housing across the UK.

Their innovative technology, uses an AI prediction engine to match social housing to customers in temporary accommodation.

You can fill any vacant properties in your portfolio faster, by becoming part of their platform.