The Leading Startup Accelerator for  Disabled Founders

Flipping the Disability Narrative

We support disabled founders by connecting them with the resources they need to create thriving high growth, high impact startups. We’re challenging the entrepreneurial ecosystem at large to flip the narrative, and see disability as a competitive advantage for businesses.

Founder Cohorts

Founder Cohorts

Since their start in 2019 our cohorts have provided founders with the tools and guidance to strengthen their pitch, connect with a network of funders, and build community with disabled entrepreneurs like themselves

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Disability Startup Network

Disability Startup Network

The Disability Startup Network connects disabled entrepreneurs to exchange ideas about how we can contribute to a more equitable world. Join over 500 founders and industry leaders committed to expanding businesses and accommodation for people with disabilities.

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Partner With 2GI

Partner With 2GI

Join our team of partners and collaborators to create lasting change for disabled founders. Sponsors empower us to maintain programs and expand the services we offer to connect with more entrepreneurs from around the world.

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Support 2GI

Support 2GI

When you donate to 2Gether-International you’re joining a community of funders, philanthropists, and disability advocates who collectively make the work of 2GI possible. Become a donor today and help us flip the disability narrative for all.

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We Exist for Your Success

We support high-growth, high-impact startups led by people with disabilities.

At 2Gether-International we’re creating entrepreneurial communities, where peer support, expert mentorship, and a network of possibilities is within reach for Disabled Founders. We’re bringing together masters of industry and emerging leaders, committed to expanding businesses and accommodation for people with disabilities.

Our Programs

Our Team

Diego Mariscal

Diego Mariscal

Founder & CEO

Disabled and proud, Diego seeks to navigate the relationship between disability advocacy, entrepreneurism, and sustainable impact. Since founding 2Gether-International in 2015 Diego has collaborated with multinational organizations, been recognized internationally for his work with the disability community, and attended global summits to advocate for entrepreneurs with disabilities.

Keevin O'Rourke

Keevin O'Rourke

Managing Director

Keevin has managed and led over 10 startup accelerator programs and supported over 100 founders helping them both validate and scale their businesses. Early last year he was able to start and scale a startup to the point of acquisition. Being a practitioner has allowed him to both give tactical advice and see things from the founders perspective.

Kato Lujan Camacho

Kato Lujan Camacho

Business Development

Kato is a neurodivergent creator, entrepreneur, and educator with more than five years of experience in nonprofit development and philanthropy. As a disabled person with a disabled spouse, he hopes that his work with 2GI will create more opportunities for families like his, and empower disabled people everywhere to create systems that work for them.

About 2GI

We connect disabled founders with the resources they need to thrive.

Disabled people are historically underserved by resources and programs targeting entrepreneurs. 2GI seeks to challenge the entrepreneurial ecosystem by supporting founders with disabilities, and flipping the narrative to see disability as a competitive advantage for businesses.

Who we Are

The News

Updates. Press Releases. Stories. See what we've been up to at 2Gethger-International!

Google throws suppport behind D.C., accelerator
Press Release

Google throws suppport behind D.C., accelerator

With support from Google for Startups, 16 founders with disabilities were chosen out of nearly 200 applications, the process was very competitive.

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16 Founders with Disabilities Using Technology For Good
Press Release

16 Founders with Disabilities Using Technology For Good

This National Disability Employment Awareness Month, we teamed up with Google for Startups to launch our first-ever tech edition of the 2Gether-International Accelerator.

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2Gether-International announces it's first Tech Cohort
Press Release

2Gether-International announces it's first Tech Cohort

The partnership will round out programming for the latest cohort of the District nonprofit, which provides resources and opportunities to more than 300 entrepreneurs with disabilities.

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