Meet Kate Goodall, Chief Operating Officer at S&R Foundation

Kate Goodall grew up in Hertfordshire, England, and moved to Alexandria at age 14. She wanted to be an architect, but after studying world lit and nautical archaeology, she entered the museum realm and never looked back. At S&R Foundation, Goodall helped triple its size and create its key programs, including a new Fillmore incubator to mold socially minded artists.

DC's Halcyon Incubator reaveals new class of social good startups

On Thursday, social entrepreneurship startup hub, the Halcyon Incubator, announced its newest class of companies to join the program. The incubator, which doubles as a home to the startup founders it mentors, is owned by the non-profit S&R foundation and occupies a renovated, historic mansion property with a view of the Potomac River in Georgetown, D.C.

The Halcyon House Is Building a Social Good Startup Mafia

Of the startups who have completed part one of Washington, D.C.-based The Halcyon Incubator's three part program, 93 percent have subsequently received funding from private investors, Halcyon program manager Ryan Ross tells DC Inno. That frequency of investment for incubator alumni represents an abnormally high and equally impressive mark that, Ross said, is a testament to the "rockstar founders" and promising "market indications" they have already seen.

Life and Social Entrepreneurship Inside Georgetown's Halcyon Incubator

Looming over a row of brick townhouses in a historic neighborhood on the west-end of Georgetown sits Halcyon House, a social entrepreneurship incubator that’s currently grooming its second cohort of eight startups. The incubator, which doubles as a home to the startup founders it mentors, is owned by the non-profit S&R foundation and occupies a renovated mansion property with a view of the Potomac River.