By Lyra Reyes

e27

 

Contrary to the usual impression, startups hinged on social causes are not just charity machineries but can also be profitable, sustainable, and scalable ventures.

In Asia, social startups that focus on addressing issues like food wastage, underemployement, and the like are growing in number and play an important role in connecting various enterprises, groups, and even governments in creating solutions with social impact.

We took a peekĀ into the e27 startups channel and found these 4 social startups:

 

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