We envision a world where entrepreneurs and investors engage in addressing society’s pressing problems, creating Societal Impact through Sustainable Investments.

Activities

We believe that many societal problems can be solved if we put our minds, energy and resources behind it. We support our investees not only with tailored financing, but also with strategic advice, coaching, active board representation and access to networks.

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Approach

We support ambitious social impact entrepreneurs tackling pressing societal challenges with innovative or system-changing business models.

We support social businesses to adopt robust impact measurement methodologies (the SROI framework) and to integrate impact management into their business processes.

Our experienced team brings expertise and perspectives from various backgrounds and international experiences to our portfolio companies and investors.

We use our network to help social businesses expand internationally, adopt best-practices from abroad and scale their impact.

We work with social impact businesses to ensure sustainable societal change, building businesses that can thrive over the long-term, with lasting impact-focused missions.

We offer our investors structure and support to deepen their knowledge about early-stage social impact businesses and effectively share their knowledge with our portfolio companies.

Portfolio

Integrated approach to lasting vitality of people and organisation

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The world’s first civic crowdfunding platform

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Technologies to improve impact of development aid programs

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The online divorce resolution tool

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Active Minds

digital and financial inclusion

In the news

On the 11th of June, we welcomed the SI2 Fund and Shaerpa Foundation community at the ‘Sharing the Passion’ event in the Impact House in Brussels.  The Sharing the Passion event series brings together SI2 Fund portfolio companies, its shareholders and a select group of experts and practitioners in the field of social entrepreneurship and impact investing, with the aim to exchange insights and expertise regarding our common passion. This edition tackled a question that many social entrepreneurs and impact investors ask themselves sooner or later: “How to scale an ...

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SI2 Fund is proud to be one of the first members of the newly created Integrated Capital Network, bringing together impact-oriented finance providers in the Netherlands.  The network focuses on supporting social entrepreneurs with funding and expertise to grow their business and social impact. The Integrated Capital Network, ICN for short, is set up by Generous Minds, Impact Hub Amsterdam and the City of Amsterdam to strengthen the social entrepreneurship ecosystem and improve access to capital. The network represents a wide range of established impact funders, focusing on companies in ...

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SI2 Fund is proud to announce its investment in We Are Digital, a UK-based company that works to tackle digital and financial exclusion by upskilling poor and vulnerable people with limited technological skills. The investment serves to scale its operations and impact in the UK and beyond. In Europe, 44% of people aged between 16 and 74 years lack basic digital skills. In the UK no less than 12,6 million people do not have essential digital knowledge, the highest proportion of whom are the poorest and most vulnerable. We are Digital ...

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Who we are

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