Online Course: Access to Impact Investment for Social Enterprises

Get Investment-Ready with our “18 Steps Framework”

The course is structured based on the “18 Steps Framework”, covering the main challenges along the entire “life-cycle” of a social enterprise from a financing perspective – from defining the theory of change via securing investment until managing post-investment activities. A major focus of the course lies on raising social entrepreneurs’ confidence and ability to successfully attract investors.


The course consists of 9 Units, grouped under 4 Modules.

Practical & Engaging Content 

Each unit introduce concepts through lecture videos, and helps you to take actions with the following tools and templates.

We also provide expert videos so that you can learn about the investors’ perspective before meeting one. Have a sneak peak into one of our lecture videos:

How do I know if this course is for me?

This course is most suitable for social enterprises that are going through the first round of fund-raising. However, it is also a great preparation if your social enterprise is at an earlier stage so that you can go full-speed when the time is ripe!

How to get started?

You can get immediate free access to the whole course by registering HERE, login and click on “Courses”. If you would like to do the Investment Readiness Check and see how your social enterprise is performing,  please register here and get access for free. 

Why is the course provided for free?

We all know there’s no free lunch in the world. Thanks to the funding support from Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation, we can offer the content at no cost to social entrepreneurs, with the goal to build the capacity of the social finance market.

More questions?

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