noun, Sanskrit

"Skillful means" or "method," referring to any activity, skill, experience, or practice that helps someone toward the realization of a goal

Our Values



We do not give up because things are hard.


Risk Taking

We are not afraid to take the road less traveled


We trust all members of our community as equals in all interactions.


We each take responsibility for driving Upaya’s success


We build authentic relationships.


We see and present ourselves clearly


Meet Our Team


Board of Directors


Collaborators & Supporters

Upaya is proud to have been selected for membership by the following organizations

Upaya is honored by the opportunity to work with faculty and students from these prestigious institutions

Upaya is deeply grateful to those institutions and individuals who make our work possible


Upaya has been grateful to collaborate with these organizations to ensure our partners can meet their growth capital needs.


Pro Bono & In-Kind Support