TechnoServe Named a Finalist in the 2023 Classy Awards

The Classy Awards honor the impact of innovative nonprofits

Arlington, Virginia; April 6, 2023 — Classy, a giving platform that enables nonprofits to connect supporters with causes they care about, has named TechnoServe as a finalist for the 2023 Classy Awards. Launched in 2009, The Classy Awards shine a spotlight on the innovative work nonprofits are implementing around the globe. TechnoServe has been recognized for its overall impact and dedication to working towards a world where all people have the opportunity to prosper. 

International nonprofit TechnoServe works with smallholder farmers, entrepreneurs, and others across Africa, Latin America, and South Asia in order to combat poverty, help create jobs and economic opportunity, strengthen food systems, and scale solutions that restore nature and reverse climate change. Each year, TechnoServe’s work benefits millions of people in low-income communities.

“We are honored to have been named a finalist for the 2023 Classy Awards,” said Will Warshauer, president and CEO of TechnoServe. “From Brazil to Zimbabwe and India to Ethiopia, TechnoServe’s teams work tirelessly to advance our mission and improve the lives and livelihoods of millions of enterprising women and men. It is wonderful to see their work recognized with this distinction.”

This year, 11 Classy Awards will be distributed, including the People’s Choice Award, which is determined by public vote. Supporters can vote here for TechnoServe from April 6-April 25, 2023. Winners will be announced live on June 7 at the Collaborative by Classy conference in Philadelphia, PA. 

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About TechnoServe

Founded in 1968, TechnoServe is a leader in harnessing the power of the private sector to help people lift themselves out of poverty for good. A non-profit organization working in 30 countries, we work with people to build a better future through regenerative farms, businesses, and markets that increase incomes. Our vision is a sustainable world where all people in low-income communities have the opportunity to prosper.

More information at: Twitter: @TechnoServe | Facebook: @TechnoServe | LinkedIn: @TechnoServe

About the Classy Awards
Started in 2009, the Classy Awards recognize nonprofits for their unique approaches and impact on our world. Decided by a well-respected group of judges, the Classy Awards bring together groundbreaking nonprofits and impact leaders to honor the achievements driving lasting change around the globe.

About Classy
Classy, an affiliate of GoFundMe, is a Public Benefit Corporation and giving platform that enables nonprofits to connect supporters with the causes they care about. Classy’s platform provides powerful and intuitive fundraising tools to convert and retain donors. Since 2011, Classy has helped nonprofits mobilize and empower the world for good by helping them raise over $5 billion. For more information, visit