Wells Fargo Invests in Leading Water Innovation Accelerator, Imagine H2O
SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 20, 2013 – Imagine H2O, a nonprofit supporting entrepreneurship and innovation in the water sector, today announced a three-year philanthropic investment from Wells Fargo to expand its program offerings, including its annual business plan competition for water innovation and the Imagine H2O Accelerator Program, which helps participating entrepreneurs turn their plans into real-world solutions.
“Supporting entrepreneurial solutions to water challenges aligns with Wells Fargo’s commitment to providing capital for clean technology companies,” said Andrew Kho , head of Wells Fargo’s Clean Tech Commercial Banking Group. “Imagine H2O is building an exciting accelerator for water solutions and we’re eager to see the results of our more comprehensive, three-year commitment.”
Since 2009, Wells Fargo has contributed hundreds of volunteer hours and funding to Imagine H2O’s efforts to establish and run a global program for water startups. continued on our blog
Moose Grand Teton National Park, WY Photo courtesy of Robert Dawson
Imagine H2O is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that inspires and empowers people to solve water problems.
We offer programs featuring prize competitions and a business accelerator
to help innovators and entrepreneurs turn great ideas into transformational solutions.