After the final no, there comes a yes. And on that yes, the future world depends.
— Wallace Stevens

Invest in the future

You can be 100% sure that your contribution goes directly to fund important and innovative projects. 

The startups chosen for micro-grants are carefully selected after a thorough review. They quickly launch for local, tangible solutions, and become catalysts for a more sustainable, healthier, and more informed world.

carry on a legacy

At just 22 years old, Angus Moloney, our star and inspiration behind the nonprofit, possessed the wisdom and the determination to change the world into a better place for everyone.  

By supporting The Stardust-Startup Factory, you play a part as together we continue to spread his vision, extend his reach, and carry on his extraordinary legacy.


Donate to our 2018 Holiday Giving Campaign!


You give for one micro-grant and our Board Of Directors will match...

It's the 2018 Holiday Giving Season and the close of yet another year of Stardust's
service to others. Our goal is to match that with individual donations
from the greater Stardust family from now through December 31st.

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How can you donate?


If you prefer to mail a check, please send it to:

The Stardust-Startup Factory
P.O. Box 35
Morehead City, NC  28557


Make a contribution with a credit or debit card using our Network For Good donation page. You can give once, but we encourage you to set up a recurring donation!

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You can also donate for free when you shop on Amazon Smile! Watch the short video for more details.


Shop at the Stardust Store!  A portion of the sales from items in our inventory go to support the micro-grants.

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