The field of social innovation and impact entrepreneurship is growing. Six additional states passed benefit corporation legislation, bringing the total to twelve heading into 2013. Crowdfunding startups, ideas, and causes is now a multi-billion dollar industry.In making sense of the movement, we turn to people in the field who are engaging in work that yields both profit and impact to surrounding communities and environment.

Innov8Social is looking to profile social innovators in the field and tools they have championed in their work. If you know someone who has found a way to do well by doing good, nominate them below. Innov8Social will be profiling social innovators at different stages of their venture.