Impact Engine Ventures is an early stage venture fund investing in software companies driving improvements in education, health, economic empowerment, and environmental sustainability.
What we offer:
We invest $200K to $500K in seed and Series A stage companies, with the potential for follow on funding. We are comfortable leading small rounds or participating in syndicates.
Our dedicated portfolio support team contributes time and expertise to our portfolio companies as well as connects them to our extensive network of entrepreneurs, investors, and executives.
WE Are looking for:
Software entrepreneurs creating scalable solutions to improve education, health, economic empowerment, and environmental sustainability
A product or service that drives positive impact so that revenues and impact grow in tandem
Evidence of product-market fit and early revenue traction
You must be a for-profit company
Impact may be global, but companies must be headquartered in the US or Canada
You must be willing to participate in our impact diligence process, sign our Impact Commitment and report impact metrics to us on an ongoing basis
What we do not invest IN:
Companies that rely on a buy-one, give-one model (i.e. giving away a product or percentage of profits to charity)
Fundraising platforms for non-profits or volunteer matching programs
Companies that create and sell physical products without a significant software component
Products that require a lengthy or expensive regulatory approval process