Tag Archives: social ventures

You Need Capital for Your Growing Social Venture. What Now?

This post originally appeared on the SOCAP blog. You can read the original post here. We are happy to announce the CASE Smart Impact Capital™ site has officially launched this week! You can view the website here. The Challenges of …

Customized Consulting for Your Social Venture with FCCP

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While applications are closed for the 2016-17 academic year, you can add your information to our database of interested clients for the 2017-18 FCCP program. Add your information to the database here. An e-commerce website selling clothing and jewelry made by …

CASE Chat with Eric Savage, Co-Founder and President, Unitus Capital

This month’s CASE Chat features Eric Savage, Co-Founder and President of Unitus Capital. Based in Bangalore, India, Unitus Capital was founded in 2008 with the mission of accelerating capital markets for ventures serving low-income populations in Asia. In the CASE …

Bart Houlahan, B Lab, on the Changing Role of Business

Bart Houlahan, Cofounder of B Lab, looks at how B Lab is changing the role of business in society, evidence of B Lab’s impact, what factors are critical to scaling your social venture, tri-sector leadership, and preserving a company’s mission …

CASE Chat with Bart Houlahan, Co-Founder, B Lab

This month’s CASE Chat features Bart Houlahan, Co-Founder of B Lab, the nonprofit organization that certifies B Corporation. Bart is also a member of the CASE Advisory Council. With the founding of B Lab in 2006, Bart has established himself …

Sasha Dichter, Acumen, on Impact Investing

Sasha Dichter, Chief Innovation Officer for Acumen, talks about how the impact investing field has changed since it began and where it’s heading, what impact investors are looking for from social entrepreneurs, and the importance of measuring impact in social ventures.

RISE Social Venture Rubric: A Diagnostic Tool

By Cathy Clark The RISE Social Venture Rubric is a diagnostic tool that was developed at Columbia Business School to aid the in-class evaluation of social ventures. It was designed to stimulate for discussion and to help a student, entrepreneur, …

For-Profit Social Ventures

By J. Gregory Dees and Beth Battle Anderson Traditional sector boundaries are breaking down as societies search for more innovative, cost-effective, and sustainable ways to solve social problems and provide socially important goods, such as education and health care. One …