Too Big To Be Small
Thu, March 29, 2012; 14:30 - 16:00
Location: Edmond Safra Lecture Theatre
When non-profit social enterprises outgrow mezzanine stage funders, they still need grants to grow, thrive and scale. Some enterprises may be able to lever debt to achieve large scale change, but find few impact investors offering debt on suitable terms. What strategies and resources can non-profits use to address these seemingly intractable issues? Using a real-life example of the challenges and dilemmas facing social enterprise VisionSpring, this panel will aim to inform and inspire non-profits poised for major growth and those supporting this sector.
Written by Jordan Kassalow:
Written by Maura ONeill:
Distinguished Teaching Fellow
University of California, Berkeley