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What is social enterprise funding / impact investing?

Impact investing (also referred to as social enterprise funding) is finance provided to companies and organisations who generate social and environmental impact alongside a financial return. Below is a list of funders who provide this type of finance.
Name of funder Website
Accion  Venture Lab Accion Venture Lab
Africa Enterprise Challenge Fund (AECF)  Africa Enterprise Challenge Fund (AECF)
AfriLabs Hub AfriLabs Hub
Better Ventures Better Ventures
Capital For Development Capital For Development
Capria Ventures  Capria Ventures
Conservation International  Conservation International
Convergence Partners
E2 Investments E2 Investments
Earth Capital Earth Capital
Endeavor South Africa  Endeavor South Africa
Engeli Beyond Investment Engeli Beyond Investment
GAWA Capital Impact GAWA Capital Impact
Global Greengrants Fund  Global Greengrants Fund
Global Partnerships  Global Partnerships
Goodwell Investments Goodwell Investments
Grassroots Capital Management  Grassroots Capital Management
Gray Ghost Ventures  Gray Ghost Ventures
GrowthAfrica  GrowthAfrica
Impact  Giving Impact Giving
Impact Amplifier Impact Amplifier
Impact Finance Management S.A. Impact Finance Management S.A.
Investisseurs & Partenaires  Investisseurs & Partenaires
Leapfrog Investments  Leapfrog Investments
LGT Venture Philanthropy LGT Venture Philanthropy
LifeCo UnLtd SA LifeCo UnLtd SA
Mandala Capital Mandala Capital
Mango Fund  Mango Fund
Mustard Seed Mustard Seed
Mzansi Golden Economy Mzansi Golden Economy
National Development Agency National Development Agency
National Lotteries Commission National Lotteries Commission
National Lotteries Commission National Lotteries Commission
National Lotteries Commission National Lotteries Commission
National Lotteries Commission National Lotteries Commission
Old Mutual Masisizane Fund
Omidyar Network Omidyar Network
Open Society Foundation Open Society Foundation
Phakamani Impact Capital Phakamani Impact Capital
Root Capital  Root Capital
Sampa Africa Sampa Africa
Secha Capital Secha Capital
Seedstars Africa Seedstars Africa
Seedstars World Seedstars World
Shared Interest  Shared Interest
SilverStreet Capital SilverStreet Capital
Steinbeis Technology Transfer Fund Steinbeis Technology Transfer Fund
The Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme The Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme
Total Total
Tshikululu Social Investments  Tshikululu Social Investments
U.S. Fund for UNICEF Bridge Fund  U.S. Fund for UNICEF Bridge Fund
Vital Capital Fund  Vital Capital Fund
Wharton Social Impact  Wharton Social Impact
Women in Tech Africa  Women in Tech Africa
Young Innovators In South Africa Young Innovators In South Africa

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