How can startups and small businesses convert this financial support into a reliable, established brand, with an expanding customer base?
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For most of us, what our mobile network does with the profits it makes from us is kind of a mystery. But for something like our mobile phone network, which is so essential to our work and our personal lives, and which we pay on month after month, year after year, wouldn’t it be better […]
Need to finance your growing business? Throughout the year, the Skoll Foundation accepts applications from social entrepreneurs in business at least 3 years. The Skoll Awards provide later-stage, or mezzanine, funding, which is generally structured as a $1 million award paid out over three years, subject to payment limitations described below under Budget Guidance. In […]
These 10 green business practices won’t only lighten your impact on the environment, but can also cut your costs & free up your time spent on the mundane.
When I met Priya Haji, co-founder of World of Good, at the recent Natural Products Expo in Southern California, her business was growing rapidly, helped in no small part by funding by social lenders.Bubbly and determined, she knows first hand the challenges socially responsible business face attracting capital. “There’s a consumer-driven demand for this kind […]