Projects in Saving and investing money

TBL Capital

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The Certified B Corporation TBL Capital funds projects and businesses, committed to social responsibility with a balanced emphasis on “people, planet and profits”. The investment firm is based in San Francisco and provides growth capital to help companies succeed and support entrepreneurs as they manage … Read more

SJF Ventures

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SJF Ventures is a venture capital that provides equity financings from $1MM to $10MM, solo or in syndicates, to companies seeking expansion capital. They invest in companies with Cleantech and sustainability services, business services and Web-enhanced services all over the United States, like energy efficiency technologies, … Read more

Good Capital

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Good Capital is an investment firm for ventures creating positive social change, such as providing job opportunities for at-risk youth, helping developing world farmers become self sufficient, improving access to healthcare for low-income families, and supporting literacy and education efforts across the globe. This firm … Read more

Commons Capital

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Commons Capital is a funding firm for that invests in promising young companies whose products, services and corporate cultures promote a sustainable economy and deliver market solutions to major social and environmental problems. They invest in projects in the areas Healthcare, Energy, Environment and Education, … Read more

Barefoot College

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Established in 1972, the Barefoot College is a non-government social work, research and education center that provides basic services and solutions to problems in rural communities, with the objective of making them self-sufficient and sustainable. Poor, illiterate people are getting trained to become school teachers, … Read more

Global Fund for Women

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The Global Fund for Women has the aim to give resources to organizations that fight for the rights for women and gives grants ranging from 500 to 20.000 dollars to support women’s organizations that work to stop violence against women, increase girls’ access to education, … Read more

SEWA – Self Employed Women’s Association

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SEWA, the Self Employed Women’s Association, is a trade union registered in 1972. It is an organization of poor, self-employed women workers. SEWA’s main goals are to organize women workers for full employment, work security, income security, food security and social security. If women are … Read more

Next Billion – Development through Enterprise

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NextBillion.net is a website and blog bringing together the community of business leaders, social entrepreneurs, NGOs, policy makers and academics who want to explore the connection between development and enterprise.  It is a discussion forum, networking space and knowledge base for individuals and organizations interested … Read more

Community Investment Center

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The Center wants to help people who want to help and finance, and thereby create resources and opportunities for economically disadvantaged people in the US and overseas who are underserved by traditional financial institutions. Community investors make it possible for local organizations in rural and … Read more

Umweltbank

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The Umweltbank is an ecological bank that wants to support as many environmental projects as possible. Since their founding in 1997 they financed 13.700 projects with a total amount of 1,38 billion Euros. Almost 50% of them were loans for solar projects. They don’t only … Read more