The Social Enterprise Foundation

The Social Enterprise Foundation (Foundation) is a separate not for profit organization, a 501(c)(3) public charity whose sole purpose is to enable the startup and development of social enterprises and advance social enterprise research through grants. The Foundation is focused exclusively on facilitating the development of social enterprises and related nonprofit parent organizations.

The Foundation acts as a grant making intermediary, aggregating grants and providing sub grants only to applicants approved by the Institute for funding and to support services provided through the Institute pursuant to a grant award agreement that defines the grant restrictions and ownership interests of the Foundations.