Posts Tagged ‘Good Returns’

Follow the Money: Investment Pushes Ryan to $1.1B Valuation, Oncor Makes $1.275B Acquisition

Posted by Lance Murray

What companies are finding funding or having a big exit? From startup investments to acquisitions, Dallas Innovates tracks what’s happening in North Texas money every Thursday. Sign up for our e-newsletter to stay in the loop.

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Investor Assets Meet Social Impact: Good Returns, Inverdale Raise $10M for Guarantee Program GIVS

Posted by Lance Murray

Dallas-based social enterprise Good Returns and asset management firm Inverdale Capital Management announced today that they have raised more than $10 million in funding for their Guarantee-Investment-Values Strategies, or GIVS.

Good Returns GIVS has a unique philanthropic model that offers …

ORIX Foundation Makes $250K ‘Cycle’ to Good Returns

Posted by Lance Murray

Through its foundation, Dallas-based financial services group ORIX USA Corp. will provide $250,000 in capital to Good Returns, a Dallas-based hybrid social enterprise that makes loans to impact organizations.

Good Returns will use the funds to help organizations scale sustainable …

Good Returns, Inverdale Create Program to Increase Social Impact Guarantee Capacity

Posted by Lance Murray

Dallas-based Good Returns, a social enterprise firm, and Dallas-based investment firm Inverdale Capital Management have announced the launch of their Guarantee-Investment-Values Strategies program.

The Guarantee-Investment-Values Strategies immediately will expand the guarantee capacity for Good Returns’ Cycle program, according to a …

Movers + Shakers:
North Texas Social Innovators You Should Know

Posted by Lance Murray

Dallas-Fort Worth is home to dozens of creatives who are changing the face of urban planning, social, and educational innovation. Here are some to watch.

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Brittany Merrill Underwood

Founder of Akola Project

Underwood is the founder of the Akola …

The Next Real Innovation: Business Purpose

Posted by Salah Boukadoum

Economist Marci Rossell gave a speech in Dallas last week in which she noted that there were two great innovations in the last 40 years that truly drove corporate productivity.

The first was technological: Individual workers gained access to computers. …

Is Dallas Ready to Become
a Leader in Social Innovation?

Posted by Kyle Lukianuk

Why Dallas? I got this question a lot recently while down in Nicaragua.

I wasn’t there to learn about the local culture, see amazing sights, or finally learn how to surf (although I did all three), but rather to participate …

3 Things We’re Reading: Vision For Dallas as ‘Impact City’ Gets National Attention

Posted by Heather Noel

GOOD RETURNS CEO GETS NOTICE FOR SOCIAL IMPACT MODEL; MEMORY CARE CENTER DESIGNED TO COMFORT ALZHEIMER’S PATIENTS;UTA HIRES RENOWNED BIOLOGIST


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