Access to grants, funding and investment is a topic that keeps coming up in conversations with our community of sustainable businesses. That's why we've put together a list of useful resources to help our community thrive!
Do you know something that might be helpful? Just drop us a line and we'll add it here.
🗂 Directories of social investors and funds
UK map of Social Investors, Funds & Advisers - Good Finance's comprehensive directory of Social Investors, Funds & Advisers. Search by location, funding amount, financial product offered and social issue.
Impact Accelerator Report Europe - A report by social entrepreneurship community Impact Shakers on the incubator, accelerator and studio landscape in Europe. Includes an overview of what tends to be offered and a long list of accelerators at the end of the report.
The Tech for Good Global Directory of Impact Investors - List of 170+ investors around the world that can be filtered by type, stage and location.
School for Social Entrepreneurs list of funding sources and guides - a short guide and video to what funding is available, with a directory of grant providers, grant information and social investment
🧭 Useful guides and information on finding investment
The Considered Club's newsletter/blog on funding for social enterprises, including equity-free funding alternatives, lists of the latest grants available, different ownership models.
Investing in our future - Library of Things founder Emma Shaw's blog post on their fundraising journey and how they co-created a new type of mission-first investment agreement
A deep dive into the world of impact investing - written by Dama Sathianathan, a Partner at early-stage tech for good VC Bethnal Green Ventures (BGV)