Boutique impact investing company that is funding social and environmental good in South Africa’s townships. Their purpose is to lift people out of poverty through entreprenuership.
Impact Amplifier provides investment readiness and acceleration services to impact businesses, which combine financial success with positive social and environmental change; assisting impact investors to source and invest into compelling opportunities; and delivering supplier development and sustainability advisory services to corporations and public institutions.
Access to capital
Building impact investment portfolio
Creating ethical supply chains
Entrepreneur, investment and ecosystem research
Impumelelo is aiming to mainstream social innovation throughout South Africa. It is a South African non-profit established in 1999 to identify, reward and promote socially innovative projects that improve quality of life for the poor. Since then, it has awarded more than 300 innovative projects.
Each year, the Impumelelo Social Innovations Centre is awarding civil society organisations, social innovators and entrepreneurs in the public and private sector that improve the quality of the life of the poor in exceptional ways.
Consulting, investment banking & research services firm based in Bangalore (India), Hyderabad (India), Mumbai (India) and Nairobi (Kenya). Founded in 2002, Intellecap has grown into a Group with more than 600 employees and 300 engagements across 25 countries around the world.
Their mission is to visualize a world and a future for humanity that is guided by fundamental and important principles of equity and sustainability at every level. They work with enterprises, investors and donors to drive business solutions to development.
Reconstructed Living Lab (RLabs) is a global movement and registered Social Enterprise that provides innovative solutions to address various complex problems. It was founded by Marlon Parker in 2008 as an environment for community driven innovation and reconstruction. RLabs creates an environment where people are empowered to make a difference in the lives of others. The RLabs “main hub” is in Athlone, Cape Town but have activity in the United Kingdom, Europe, Asia, South America and Africa.
Its core activities are skills and training, community development, social and disruptive innovation, mobile and internet solutions, social enterprise incubation, impact investing and social franchising.
The Shuttleworth Foundation, started in 2001, is a small social investor that provides funding to dynamic leaders who are at the forefront of social change. We look for social innovators who are helping to change the world for the better and could benefit from a social investment model with a difference.
The Shuttleworth Foundation offers fellowships to individuals to implement their innovative idea for social change. We are most interested in exceptional ideas at the intersection between technology, knowledge and learning, with openness being the key requirement.
The Foundation funds people from all over the world regardless of gender, age, nationality or experience. We are looking for a complete picture of you and your idea.