GoodCompany Group accelerates the growth of early stage impact ventures by offering a rigorous and proven framework for business model and market development for social innovation, supplemented by an experienced network of thinkers and doers. At the culmination of each program, entrepreneurs have an opportunity to pitch for both private and venture capital. Since its founding in 2009, graduates have raised over $40mm in private capital, and have gone on to redefine business as usual.
Established in 2010, the Wharton Social Impact Initiative is the hub for social impact activities, information, and resources at Wharton. WSII supports faculty, students, and alumni in the drive to use business knowledge and practices to enhance the greater good of the local community, the nation, and the world.
Originally the Wharton Program for Social Impact, WSII harnesses the knowledge and creativity of the Wharton community to investigate, create, and implement solutions to enduring social problems.
Philadelphia’s Mayor’s Office of New Urban Mechanics (MONUM) pilots experiments that offer the potential to improve radically the quality of City services. To design, conduct and evaluate pilot projects in these areas, MONUM builds partnerships between constituents, academics, entrepreneurs, non-profits and City staff.