Impact Assets 50

Grassroots Business Fund Selected for the ImpactAssets 50

Impact Investing Showcase Features Fund Managers That Deliver Social, Environmental and Financial Returns 

WASHINGTON, November 9, 2015 – The Grassroots Business Fund (GBF) has been selected for the ImpactAssets 50 2015 (IA 50), a free, publicly available online resource for impact investors and their advisors. The IA 50, now in its fifth year, is the first publicly available database of private debt and equity impact investment fund managers.”GBF is excited to be included in the IA 50 for the second year in a row.  This is a group of leaders in the field, who are proving how well-placed funding can help more than just investors—and we’re honored to be included.  Continued innovations in this space are needed to expand the social value created by smart money,” said Harold Rosen, Chief Executive Officer of GBF.


Clinton Global Initiative: Recognition of GBF’s Commitment to Action

Impact Assets 50


Inter-American Development Bank’s BeyondBanking: Socially Responsible/Impact Investing Award

The IDB, who runs the annual BeyondBanking awards, received over 100 applications for the 7 categories.  A panel of experts selected 3 for each category and the public voted online to choose the winner for each category.  GBF won in the category Socially Responsible Investment. See full press release here.











Villgro Social Investor Award