B Impact Report

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SJF Ventures

Impact Venture Investing
Certified Since: April, 2011
Location: Durham, North Carolina, United States
Sector: Service with Minor Environmental Footprint

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SJF Ventures is an impact investment fund with a strong focus on the cleantech sector, they have been investing in high growth, positive impact business across the U.S. for the past 12 years. To date, SJF Ventures has invested in 33 companies in 25 states which together have created over 7,000 jobs and generated over $680 MM in revenue, along with many other positive environmental and social impacts. SJF portfolio companies achieve competitive advantage and rapid growth through proprietary business models, high-quality management, high-performing workforces, and environmental efficiencies. A powerful alignment with the values and interests of next generation entrepreneurs and management teams drives SJFÕs exceptional access to promising companies.

SJF Institute is an allied non-profit organization that connects, inspires, and accelerates sustainable entrepreneurs and the fields that support them. Some SJF Institute programs include a Cleantech Mentorship Program, the Green Jobs Award, CleanLinks networking events, Green Economy Summits, and field-building reports such as Employees Matter: Maximizing Company Value Through Workforce Engagement. SJF Institute has assisted over 1.500 entrepreneurs over the past decade.

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