4CHANGE COMMUNITY

We are a network of professionals and catalysts contributing to a community where all stakeholders collectively generate social impact. We share resources, processes, languages and metrics.

4CHANGE COMMUNITY

We are a network of professionals and catalysts contributing to a community where all stakeholders collectively generate social impact. We share resources, processes, languages and metrics.

Our resident team

Each and everyone of us brings something different and original to the table. Yet, we all share the same vision: maximising the social impact of charities and other organisations (including social investors), while promoting the sustainable development of local communities.

Vítor Simões

Consulting
I'm committed to social change through impact evaluation and participative communications.

Sandra Oliveira

Project Developement
Colaborate, listen, give voice. I believe that in all communities, projects and organizations there is a wealth worth it to be discovered, changes ready to happen and lessons to learn.

Miguel Lourenço

Capacity Building
As an entrepreneur, I had to overcome all typical challenges connected with the start up and management of a company. But that was the cue to become a entrepreneurship mentor and consultant.

Luca Padovani

Communications
I'm a communication expert with a wide track record in the social impact, international development and sustainability sectors.

Teresa Caeiro

Monitoring & Evaluation

With an International Relations Background, It is global sustainable development that triggers my motivation. I give my best through the technical area of project and programme Monitoring & Evaluation.

Sara Nasi

Empowerment

My commitment: empower vulnerable people and communities in a process that amplifies their voice and raises the awareness for inequalities. I believe this is my contribution for social transformation.

Anabela Cristos

Comunication

My personal and academic background in Languages and Literatures opened my social, political and cultural horizons. Fair Trade movement confirmed that, even at our small scale, we can change the world. Being a part of change is both challenging and motivating - working in this team is a privilege.

Mariana Servidio

Economics

I graduated in Economics and specialised in Business Planning & Management and Social Impact Assessment to be able to deliver comprehensive solutions that support the sustainability of all agents working in the Social Economy, an area to which I am personally and professionally committed.

People who share our journey

We believe in the power of collaboration. That is why we share the challenge of creating social impact with a professional community of people, bringing in a plurality of points of view and working with our resident team on the implementation of 4Change's activities, as well as by identifying new social impact and local development trends and tools. Meet some of our nomads.
Ana Carolina de Pierro Bruno
Ana Carolina de Pierro Bruno
Late co-founder of a social business called Super Babysitters, with international background and previous experience in strategic consulting.
Ana Filipa Flores
Ana Filipa Flores
Photovoice certified trainer, she privileges participative non-formal education processes and methodologies. She believes in the importance of knowledge sharing and empowerment as means for people to fulfill their potential.
Andrea Vilhena
Andrea Vilhena
Artist by training, she explores common practices of the artistic and the journalistic fields. She argues that art increasingly shares the journalistic agenda of “examining unseen corners of society”.
Ariana Almeida
Ariana Almeida
Social entrepreneur with private sector background and 10+ year experience as development practitioner. Focus on gender and economic empowerment, livelihoods and community development linked with market and private sector development.
Diogo Ferreira
Diogo Ferreira
Independent consultant with expertise in management, coordination and evaluation of international development and cooperation projects in the areas of food security, territorial planning, sustainable development, capacity building, CSOs.
Francisco Oliveira Neves
Francisco Oliveira Neves
He is a social business manager passionate about impact entrepreneurship and small business management, and a firm believer that these organizations will lead the path to change the way we consume, collaborate and think over the next century.
Maria Palha
Maria Palha
Clinical psychologist, since 2006 she has been traveling the world to design and implement mental health programs in various contexts. She is currently based in Portugal as a consultant of social impact programs.
Mariana Servidio
Mariana Servidio
Management consultant, she helps teams get from chaos to clarity by: turning goals into actionable steps, measuring their impacts, carrying out their mission and accomplishing their vision.
Marine Utgé-Royo
Marine Utgé-Royo
Sustainable management consultant, she advises public or private entities that develop sustainable solutions to tackle environmental or social issues.
Roberta Treno
Roberta Treno
Humanistic coach and story teller, she believes in a win-win-win culture: me, the others and the environment. Together we can make a difference in the world.

Networks

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