Category Archives: Angel Investors

Despite New Ways of Giving, Grant Makers Say No Big Shift Is Afoot – The Chronicle of Philanthropy

Philanthropy is awash with new approaches to promoting change, but attendees at a gathering of grant makers questioned whether any of them are game-changers. Source: Despite New Ways of Giving, Grant Makers Say No Big Shift Is Afoot – The

Despite New Ways of Giving, Grant Makers Say No Big Shift Is Afoot – The Chronicle of Philanthropy

Philanthropy is awash with new approaches to promoting change, but attendees at a gathering of grant makers questioned whether any of them are game-changers. Source: Despite New Ways of Giving, Grant Makers Say No Big Shift Is Afoot – The

Follow Zuckerberg’s Lead: Combine Philanthropy and Social Business | Perry Yeatman

Instead of supporting the antiquated antagonistic view of business vs. philanthropy, why don’t you consider joining this hybrid movement and leveraging the power of both business and philanthropy to the greater benefit of all? Source: Follow Zuckerberg’s Lead: Combine Philanthropy

Follow Zuckerberg’s Lead: Combine Philanthropy and Social Business | Perry Yeatman

Instead of supporting the antiquated antagonistic view of business vs. philanthropy, why don’t you consider joining this hybrid movement and leveraging the power of both business and philanthropy to the greater benefit of all? Source: Follow Zuckerberg’s Lead: Combine Philanthropy

Social impact businesses future of VC in emerging markets: Omidyar’s Matt Bannick | VCCircle

Low- and lower-middle-income segments offer under-tapped opportunities for VCs, he says. Source: Social impact businesses future of VC in emerging markets: Omidyar’s Matt Bannick | VCCircle

Social impact businesses future of VC in emerging markets: Omidyar’s Matt Bannick | VCCircle

Low- and lower-middle-income segments offer under-tapped opportunities for VCs, he says. Source: Social impact businesses future of VC in emerging markets: Omidyar’s Matt Bannick | VCCircle

The Impact Investing Illusion | Kevin Lynch

Do you sincerely believe that at the end of the day, Goldman Sachs cares more about social impact than about financial returns? Source: The Impact Investing Illusion | Kevin Lynch

The Impact Investing Illusion | Kevin Lynch

Do you sincerely believe that at the end of the day, Goldman Sachs cares more about social impact than about financial returns? Source: The Impact Investing Illusion | Kevin Lynch

Google to Invest in Africa’s Largest Wind Farm

Last month, Google announced that it will invest in Africa’s largest wind power farm. Source: Google to Invest in Africa’s Largest Wind Farm

Google to Invest in Africa’s Largest Wind Farm

Last month, Google announced that it will invest in Africa’s largest wind power farm. Source: Google to Invest in Africa’s Largest Wind Farm

Inside 3 ‘Big Bets’ for Social Change – The Chronicle of Philanthropy

New reports suggests philanthropists are eager to spend millions on social change — if they can find the right charity. Source: Inside 3 ‘Big Bets’ for Social Change – The Chronicle of Philanthropy

Inside 3 ‘Big Bets’ for Social Change – The Chronicle of Philanthropy

New reports suggests philanthropists are eager to spend millions on social change — if they can find the right charity. Source: Inside 3 ‘Big Bets’ for Social Change – The Chronicle of Philanthropy

A Global Academy’s Crash Course Makes Angels Out of Investors – The New York Times

Angel Labs has organized workshops in more than 38 countries for prospective investors who want to learn how to size up entrepreneurs and their ideas. Source: A Global Academy’s Crash Course Makes Angels Out of Investors – The New York

A Global Academy’s Crash Course Makes Angels Out of Investors – The New York Times

Angel Labs has organized workshops in more than 38 countries for prospective investors who want to learn how to size up entrepreneurs and their ideas. Source: A Global Academy’s Crash Course Makes Angels Out of Investors – The New York

Philanthropy: The New Risk Capital? | Stanford Social Innovation Review

Novel, targeted investment strategies are giving donors a powerful chance to spend wisely—by fueling the innovation economy. Source: Philanthropy: The New Risk Capital? | Stanford Social Innovation Review

Philanthropy: The New Risk Capital? | Stanford Social Innovation Review

Novel, targeted investment strategies are giving donors a powerful chance to spend wisely—by fueling the innovation economy. Source: Philanthropy: The New Risk Capital? | Stanford Social Innovation Review

Barbara Corcoran Reveals 4 Things That Can Charm Angel Investors | OPEN Forum

After listening to hundreds of pitches, one of the nation’s most well-known angel investors shares her system of picking winners. Source: Barbara Corcoran Reveals 4 Things That Can Charm Angel Investors | OPEN Forum

Barbara Corcoran Reveals 4 Things That Can Charm Angel Investors | OPEN Forum

After listening to hundreds of pitches, one of the nation’s most well-known angel investors shares her system of picking winners. Source: Barbara Corcoran Reveals 4 Things That Can Charm Angel Investors | OPEN Forum