WE ACCELERATE POSITIVE CHANGE BY TAPPING INTO THE CAPITAL CURRENTLY INVESTED IN CONVENTIONAL PORTFOLIOS.
We invest in social enterprises with the goal of creating measurable social or environmental benefits, alongside a financial return.
WE SUPPORT INNOVATIVE TOOLS AND ORGANIZATIONS THAT HELP CHANGE THE WAY PEOPLE THINK ABOUT PHILANTHROPY.
We fund tools designed to strengthen the impact investing ecosystem, such as social impact bonds and crowdfunding platforms.
Mission Throttle frames its work in terms of these overarching principles:
CULTURE CHANGE is key. We envision a world where capitalistic solutions and philanthropic values converge to accelerate community impact. By thinking differently about the role of capital and embracing an entrepreneurial spirit, mission-driven organizations are uniquely positioned to respond to emerging social problems.
AN OUNCE OF PREVENTION is worth a pound of cure. By funding preventive solutions and system level change, the root cause of social problems can be addressed.
FINANCIAL SELF-SUFFICIENCY is paramount. Diversified revenue streams allow mission-driven organizations to focus on core principles, consider scale, innovate, and establish independence, allowing them to break the funding “starvation cycle” and therefore create greater social impact.