alterno supports

ideas for a better world

Is 'social enterprise' just a buzzword or something more worthy?

The corporate ethos of past decades may have been take, take, take, but a new breed of social entrepreneurs apparently has more noble aspirations. read more

Rutger Bregman: Poverty isn't a lack of character; it's a lack of cash

Ideas can and do change the world," says historian Rutger Bregman, sharing his case for a provocative one: guaranteed basic income. Learn more about the… read more

The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again, but expecting different results
Widely attributed to Albert Einstien

The world is changing rapidly. We applaud those people who think differently – because doing things the same way they have always been done won’t get us a world that is any better. We need to explore new ways of doing new things. The Alterno Foundation exists to support individuals & projects who have the potential to make our community a better place, focussing on health, fitness and education.