Headstart is one of India's oldest and largest startup communities. It is a non-profit, run largely by passionate volunteers.Since 2007, Headstart has helped numerous startups showcase their offerings and get feedback on their products. It has facilitated tens of thousands of connections to potential co-founders, customers, vendors, mentors, investors and employees. Companies that have demoed at Headstart have collectively been valued at over 1,36,000 Crore INR and have created over 1.2 Lakh jobs. Headstart is committed towards building a thriving entrepreneurial ecosystem in the country through its initiatives like Startup Saturday, Higher, Women Entrepreneurship (WE), Mentor and Kickstart.
Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others, while unsuccessful people always ask "What's in it for me?" - BRIAN TRACY
That said, volunteering is SO much MORE. It's about meeting new people, trying new ideas, sharpening your skills, learning new skills, exploring the startup world from a different angle and making a real and lasting difference to people.
Headstart volunteers are successful people from all walks of life. They have created their own career paths, built their own organizations and determined their own destiny. Headstart welcomes You to TEAM UP with the brightest minds in the country.
Headstart operates in the following chapters : Bangalore, Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai, Kolkata, Hyderabad, Kochi, Pune, Ahmedabad, Bhopal, Raipur, Vizag, Navi Mumbai, Gurgaon, Jaipur, Coimbatore, Kozhikode, Lucknow, Jharkhand, Mangalore, Calicut and upcoming chapters in Goa, Nashik, Indore and Mysore.
If you're from any other city, please do apply; we are open to consider it.