Good Capital Invests $200,000 in Root Capital

Good Capital, a San Francisco-based social venture capital firm, recently announced a $200,000 subordinated loan to Root Capital, a nonprofit social enterprise that serves rural communities in developing countries. As a part of this investment, Good Capital and Root Capital have developed a multi-year partnership that will focus on finding marketing strategies to build Root Capital's brand … Read more

Social Venture Capital Firms and Other Funding Sources for Social Entrepreneurs Highlighted by Inc. Magazine

Do-Gooder Finance (and related sidebar Social Capital) is an article in the February 2008 issue of Inc. that highlights social venture capital firms and banks that support social entrepreneurs.  The article includes information on the experiences of two social entrepreneurs who obtaining funding from these sources — Priya Haji, founder of World of Good, who … Read more