Omidyar Network. Social Business: Jumpstart-up. Www.jumpstart-up.com What do they do?
Jumpstart-up supports high impact entrepreneurship by providing seed funding and support for very early stage financially sustainable, scalable, replicable high impact entrepreneurial ventures. How are they social? Their main focus is on replicable, scalable solutions in the areas of education, healthcare, and social cohesion. Global Impact Investing Network. GIIN Publishes Second IRIS Data Brief The GIIN has published IRIS Data Brief: Focus on Beneficiaries, the second in a series that presents aggregated social, environmental, and financial results of organizations receiving impact investment capital.
This Data Brief includes a focused set of analyses related to beneficiaries, specifically clients and suppliers. GIIN Seminar on Raising Impact Investment Capital On April 8 in Mumbai, India, the GIIN is hosting a seminar on how to effectively raise capital as an impact investment fund. Register today to learn how to avoid the common pitfalls most often preventing new funds from securing LP investment. An interactive learning experience with active peer engagement, the seminar will include live pitch practice with an LP panel and a case discussion with a GP who has raised multiple impact funds. Investments that inspire. Marmanie ~ Impact Investing & Advisory. Home. Calvert Foundation. Global Alliance - For Banking on Values. Triodos. Xigi.net. Harnessing the Power of Impact Investing.
It’s going to take far more money than all the philanthropies and governments have at their disposal to make a significant impact on improving the lives of all the poor and vulnerable people in the world.
Impact investing - which helps address social and/or environmental problems while also turning a profit - could unlock substantial for-profit investment capital to complement philanthropy in addressing pressing social challenges. This initiative seeks to help accelerate the development of an industry that can efficiently place for-profit impact investments to improve lives of the poor or vulnerable. All Posts in Impact Investing. Aspen Network of Development Entrepreneurs. On April 8th 2014, ANDE celebrated its fifth anniversary!