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Humanitix

We exist to close the education gap around the world. To get there, we want to make every event a ticket to opportunity for children left behind.

Founded: 2016 by Joshua Ross, Adam McCurdie

  • Program Area

    Education
  • Location of Impact

    Global, Australia, United States, New Zealand
  • Headquarters Location

    Sydney, Australia
  • Product Platforms

    Web, Mobile Apps
  • Budget

    $1,000,000 +

Humanitix is a fast growing innovative charity focused on closing the global education gap. Humanitix funds it's operation and education programs by operating the first ever not-for-profit events ticketing platform. The platform makes event management a delight, and directs 100% of profits from booking fees toward education projects including Indigenous scholarships, literacy and life-skill programs for disadvantaged young girls in low income countries and more. The platform has been a huge success in Australia and New Zealand, won the Google Impact Challenge, partnered with Facebook & Canva, received multi-year funding from the Atlassian Foundation and is now powering tens of thousands of events across Australiasia. Humanitix is launching in North America in 2020.

Funders and Awards

Won Social Entrepreneurs of the Year Australia 2018, Won the Google Impact Challenge 2018, Microsoft Hackathon for digital accessibility (2018), Multi-year funding from the Atlassian Foundation (8 years), Westpac Top 20 Business of Tomorrow, NSW Premiers Medal, Social Enterprise World Forum Bursary, Impact Investment Readiness Grant (Impact Investing Australia).