Foundation

Cariplo Social Innovation

We believe that a sustainable non-profit sector and an innovative social entrepreneurship ecosystem can give a strong contribution to welfare, environmental and cultural policies

In a developing ecosystem such as the Italian one, Fondazione Cariplo has structured an integrated strategy, featuring tools tackling both the supply and demand side of the market:

CAPACITY BUILDING TOOLS

To support non-profit organizations in the capacity to express a structured and conscious demand of capital

PROVISION OF PATIENT CAPITAL

Providing a supply of financial resources aimed at supporting support the social innovation in Italy

Goals

Goal 1 - Capacity Building

Providing social entrepreneurs with the necessary assistance to translate their business ideas into economically sustainable organizations with measurable and intentional social impact. Promotingthe growth and sustainability of the different types of social entrepreneurship within the third sector.

Check out the capacity building callby Fondazione Cariplo and the roadshow of the initiative

Discover Get it! the platform for social entrepreneurship

Access the Cariplo Social Innovation LAB

Goals

Goal 2 - Provision of patient capital

Providing patient capital to support innovative social entrepreneurship and impact investing. Providing social entrepreneurs with the necessary assistance to translate their business ideas into economically sustainable organizations with measurable and intentional social impact.

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