How do you know they are ready for investment from external sources to help achieve their aspirations?
Have identified their investment needs, ensuring those needs are connected to the strategic direction of the organisation
Have researched and proactively discussed their investment needs with a range of potential funders and/or providers of social finance loans
Have written a compelling business case for investment that includes clear business model, Theory of Change, Monitoring & Evaluation framework and financial forecast
Have a governance structure and founding document that matches the requirements of potential funders/investors
Tools & activities
- Learning from Changing Lives national funding event - presentation slides