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Dao Foods — Plant-Based Startup Incubator (2021)

Organization Name 
Award Date 
6/2021
Grant Amount 
$1,050,000
Purpose 
To support a plant-based startup incubator.
Topic (focus area) 

Grant Investigator: Lewis Bollard

This page was reviewed but not written by the grant investigator. Dao Foods staff also reviewed this page prior to publication.

Open Philanthropy recommended a grant of $1,050,000 over two years to Dao Foods, via Rethink Charity, to support a plant-based startup incubator in Asia. Dao Foods is a Chinese-led impact investment firm that supports entrepreneurs who seek to develop meat alternatives.

This follows our January 2020 support and falls within our focus area of farm animal welfare.