What’s Inside Smart Impact Capital?
This toolkit includes bite-size, actionable resources to help answer your burning questions.
Who should we target?
- Understand the impact investing field and players
- Custom search over a dozen investor databases
- Make the most of accelerators and conferences
- Cultivate or cut bait: triaging investors by fit
- Choose investors by level of impact evidence they require
What should we ask for?
- Articulate your business and social value to investors
- Use our impact CFO excel templates to project cash
- Determine best uses of cash for next 0-18 months
- Define your funding gap, and make a raise roadmap
- Identify the best impact investment vehicle for you
- Prioritize the impact investor types for your venture
How should we ask?
- Use your network to get to the right investors
- Before you email that investor, do this!
- Make your best pitch
How should we manage our investors?