blueplanet Investments is a future-oriented company builder as well as an active investor who supports companies with equity capital and in the development of their corporation and network. Their investment focus lies on environmentally sustainable, forward-looking technologies and products as well as their fields of application.

Water, as our most important and most precious raw material, is increasingly under threat. Nowadays it is more urgent than ever to protect and to treat this resource. blueplanet Investments stands for innovative technological developments in support of a more preserving and ecologically responsible handling of our blue planet.

With key-investments in the area of water hygiene and water treatment, ecological disinfection as well as health preparations both for humans and animals, blueplanet Investments has its focus on the future and provides solutions for a protected environment and clean and safe drinking water for everyone.

blueplanet-investments.com

Euclid is a growing European network for organisations that support social entrepreneurs and impact-driven leaders. Our members are based in 21 countries and represent over 100.000 organisations throughout Europe and beyond. They are social enterprise support organisations and networks, universities and training institutes, social investors and funds, frontline NGOs and impact practitioners.

At Euclid Network we believe that in tomorrow’s economy, the success of businesses is not only measured by their profitability, but equally by the responsibility with which they treat the planet and the dignity with which they treat people. Social enterprises are the world’s frontrunners, dedicated to solving societal challenges while running a sustainable business. Close cooperation between social enterprises and other commercial operators accelerates the transition towards this new economy.

We are a strategic partner of the European Commission and an observer to the United Nations Task Force on Social and Solidarity Economy (UNTFSSE). Euclid Network enhances the field of social entrepreneurship through knowledge exchange, capacity building, networking and international advocacy.

Don’t hesitate to reach out to them at team@euclidnetwork.eu.

www.euclidnetwork.eu

AVPN is a unique funders’ network based in Singapore committed to building a vibrant and high impact social investment community across Asia. As an advocate, capacity builder, and platform that cuts across private, public and social sectors, AVPN embraces all types of engagement to improve the effectiveness of members across the Asia Pacific region.

The core mission of AVPN is to increase the flow of financial, human and intellectual capital to the social sector by connecting and empowering key stakeholders from funders to the social purpose organizations they support.

With over 490 members across 32 countries, AVPN is catalysing the movement towards a more strategic, collaborative and outcome focused approach to social investing, ensuring that resources are deployed as effectively as possible to address key social challenges facing Asia today and in the future.

www.avpn.asia

EBAN is the pan-European representative for the early stage investor community gathering over 150 member organizations in more than 50 countries today. Established in 1999 by a group of pioneer angel networks in Europe with the collaboration of the European Commission and EURADA, EBAN represents a sector estimated to invest 11.4 billion Euros a year and playing a vital role in Europe’s future, notably in the funding of SMEs. EBAN fuels Europe’s growth through the creation of wealth and jobs.

www.eban.org

LITA.co is an equity crowdfunding platform dedicated to social entrepreneurship and to sustainable development. Set up in 2014 by Eva Sadoun and Julien Benayoun, LITA.co, formerly known as 1001PACT, has collected more than 18 million euros from over 20.000 investors to successfully finance more than 70 campaigns. Its mission is to democratized impact investing and to fill the equity gap faced by social enterprises. Accredited in France, Belgium and Italy by the Financial Markets Authority, we enable individuals to invest, as of € 100, in enterprises having a strong positive impact.

be.lita.co 

 

Fonds 1818 is an endowed charity that supports socially relevant projects in The Hague, Delft, Westland, Zoetermeer, Leiden, Duin- en Bollenstreek areas, and the interlinking districts. The Fund evolved after a merger between the Nutsspaarbank in ‘s-Gravenhage and the VSB Bank in 1992.

Fonds 1818 allocates donations to foundations and associations to enable them to run socially relevant projects that will benefit the population of the region.  The fund also supports small groups of citizens without formal ties; so-called citizens’ initiatives.

The advisors at Fonds 1818 are happy to share their knowledge, experience and far-reaching networks. They can offer advice, refer to similar projects or put applicants in touch with potential partners or an external consultant. Fonds 1818 also offers courses, workshops and consulting hours to promote and encourage self-sufficiency and expertise.

www.fonds1818.nl