We would like to thank the following organisations for their expertise, inspiration and financial support:
magdas HOTEL is a colourful coming together — of globetrotters, visitors, revellers, explorers and discoverers. Run by twenty former refugees and ten hotel professionals, in cooperation with artists, architects and students, magdas HOTEL is something different: a place for meetings and connections, going far beyond the regular hotel experience. A stylish lounge, cafe, library and garden bring together tourists, neighbours, park visitors, the local creative scene and students from the art academy next door. Readings, exhibitions, concerts, film nights, discussions and Social Dinners mean the hotel is always alive with the exchange of ideas.
Social Impact Start is a scholarship programme for up and coming social entrepreneurs. It supports social start-ups in the launch phase of their socially innovative business ideas. Social Impact Start is currently offered in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Social Impact Start is currently offered in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
Social Impact Start in Germany is enabled by SAP.
The Social Entrepreneurship Akademie is a joint initiative of the four university-based entrepreneurship centers in Munich and has emerged as leading competence center for “education for societal change”. This unique network-organization educates social entrepreneurs and social changemakers. It also instills entrepreneurial thinking in all disciplines and runs several programs on social entrepreneurship and social innovation.
Prinzip Heimat e.V. was awarded the Act for Impact Prize 2015 by the Social Entrepreneurship Academy and Vodafone Stiftung. The prize included a €40,000 grant for the development of the hotel’s business plan.
As an independent, not-for-profit institution and social policy think tank, Vodafone Stiftung Deutschland supports and initiates programmes with the goal of providing impetus to social progress, fostering the development of an active civil society and assuming social policy responsibility. The foundation’s support remit focuses on the fields of education, integration and social mobility.
Become our partner
We are seeking entrepreneurs, companies and investors who are ready to help turn our concept for Hotel Utopia into a reality. Together we can create a sustainable path to employment and social inclusion for refugees that will serve as a model for Germany and the EU.
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