Membership on the Righteous Causes platform gives angel investors and corporate social responsibility programs access to our portfolio of founders to fund and mentor.
With funds raised, our founders work with highly vetted, specialized consultants to overcome the initial hurdles of starting a company and scaling successful startups.
Our network of trusted service providers help founders get from pre-seed to Series A to B and beyond and give funders confidence that their investment is spent well.
We believe that businesses can be extremely profitable and also have a positive social impact on the world. Actually, we think businesses like these are vital to our society. For too long, social impact and profit have been seen as clashing ideals. At Righteous Causes, we are bridging this gap to show that people, plant, and profit are not mutually exclusive. As social entrepreneurs themselves, our co-founders, Ford Seeman and Elizabeth David-Dembrowsky, noticed from personal experience a lack of funding and resources for social entrepreneurs like themselves. Together, they created Righteous Causes to fill that need and to help grow more companies doing good in the world. We hope you will join us.
Righteous Causes was such a gift – underwriting costs that have been on our wish list for ages – we were finally able to get access to fundraising and marketing consultants to help evaluate our work to date and prepare vital materials for our mostly volunteer-based teams. Their consultants were top notch and our organization is stronger and better equipped. Thank you!
As an entity, we were stuck. We weren’t getting the conversions we deserved and our developer had exhausted all of his ideas. We applied for Righteous Causes and trusted in their process. Their business development team was excellent. They helped pinpoint pain points that we were having a hard time seeing and helped us spend our resources on creative consultants who had the solutions. We ended up changing our narrative and story and made tailored landing pages for our different audiences. We feel much more confident in our offerings now!
I love the RC team. Imagine going into what you think will be a “traditional” meeting, and when your host asks how you’re doing, they welcome an answer from your whole self. The RC team understands that the challenges of the entrepreneurial process aren’t only about business planning and raising capital, but also about patience, camaraderie, and personal development. This is a group in which I feel heard, seen, and supported as both a visionary and a human.
Have a great business idea, interested in funding one, or want to work with a founder? We want to hear from you! Whether you are an early stage social entrepreneur in need of some capital and human resources, an angel investor or CSR program seeking to expand your impact, or a consultant in one of our service sectors, we hope you will get in touch. Send us a message!
1-718-598-3481Centre for Social Innovation, 601 W. 26th St. #325-108, New York, New York 10001