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Millennials + Baby Boomers: Why we need each other in the workplace

Millennials and Baby Boomers: Defying Odds Together in the Workplace   “Before our eyes, the world is undergoing a massive demographic transformation. Soon, the workforce will include people from as many as five generations ranging in age from teenagers to 80-somethings.” –Harvard Business Review   In 2017, we asked ourselves: “How could ...

Posted by globalgoodfund on May 20, 2019


the global good fund's impact report by emory university

From day one, our theory of change has posited that investing in the leadership development of a social entrepreneur will result in enterprise growth, and ultimately exponential social impact. We've always told this story, but it's been challenging to measure and back up our hypothesis, until now. We ...

Posted by globalgoodfund on March 19, 2019


Meet the newest GGF stakeholders

Our incredible community of stakeholders are the fuel behind Global Good Fund's global social impact. Please join us in welcoming two new Board of members, one new Staff member and four new YEC members. --- Meet our newest board members Peter M. Page, Jr. is co-founder and President of SageWater ...

Posted by globalgoodfund on Feb. 27, 2019


2018 Smithfield Veteran Entrepreneur Retreat Recap

This year, The Global Good Fund launched our Veteran's Leadership Program, in partnership with Smithfield Foods. Together, we've been able to provide personalized leadership development, executive mentorship, and targeted capital to invigorate the growth of six incredible vertan entrepeneurs.  "The goal of GGF is to accelerate the leadership ...

Posted by globalgoodfund on Nov. 7, 2018


Why Veterans Make Great entrepreneurs & how they benefit from our support

                                                                                                                          In a recent article published by the Coalition for Veteran Owned Business Misty Stutsman, author, states that “While 26 percent of Veterans want to start businesses, only 6 percent do.”  Some of the barriers to entrepreneurship for younger veterans include lack of contacts in the civilian community including the opportunity ...

Posted by globalgoodfund on Nov. 5, 2018


The Global Good Fund Origin Story

Most of us are familiar with the concept pay it forward - the idea that one good deed can start a ripple effect; perhaps the person you treat kindly will pay it forward by doing a good deed for someone else, sustaining a chain of small actions that amount to something ...

Posted by globalgoodfund on Oct. 31, 2018


fall 2018 Founders & Funders Dinner, San Francisco

If you're searching for the most diverse, innovative, and inspirational group of social entrepeneurs & investors in one city - San Francisco is the place!  In partnership with 2017 Fellow, Brittany Déjean of AbleThrive, we executed our second Founders-Funders Dinner at the amazing One Market Restaurant. Thank you to all ...

Posted by globalgoodfund on Oct. 18, 2018


SPRING 2018 Founders & Funders Dinner, Boston

On April 19, 2018, alongside 2017 Fellow, Phil Michaels, we hosted our first ever Founders-Funders dinner in Boston. We brought 25 brilliant young social innovators and seasoned investors together under one roof (at Trade Restaurant) for a night of food, drinks, networking, inspiration and collaboration. To top it off, John ...

Posted by globalgoodfund on Oct. 3, 2018


BECOMING A GLOBAL GOOD FUND FELLOW

HERE'S THE DEAL: We invest in leaders who invest in the world. Those who dedicate each and every day to helping others, who sometimes forget to prioritize themselves along the way. We want a relationship. We want social entrepreneurs who not only want us, but need us. That’s ...

Posted by globalgoodfund on Sept. 28, 2018


The 2018 Global Good Fund Community Retreat in Switzerland

This trip meant the world to me and I cherished every moment. It's incredibly rare to be able to put a pause on everything going on and spend three days surrounded by such an exceptional group of people. I found the experience to be revitalizing, inspiring, and just epic ...

Posted by globalgoodfund on Sept. 19, 2018