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Calling all changemakers, innovators and impact led entreprenuers. Impact Seed is building a WA where businesses support communities to thrive.
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Western Australia’s peak capacity builder for impact investment and social enterprise development

Perth based Impact Seed is a proud B-Corp and WA’s leading advisory for Impact Strategy, Impact Measurement, Social Enterprise Venture Building & Impact Investment. We are in the business of systems-change finance and entrepreneurship. 

Our 5-year vision is to develop a thriving and innovative impact investment market in WA that leverages this state’s greatest strengths, which include its natural and geographical advantages, a resources rich public and private investment sector, and exceptional entrepreneurial talent.

Impact Investment

We specialise in origination and deal sourcing for impact investors, impact investment management and assisting with raising capital

Impact Measurement

We utilise impact management frameworks to understand the impact ogranisations or program have on communities and the environment.

Social Enterprise

We support with investment readiness building for impact ventures, impact venture incubations and help existing businesses to transition into impact.

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We are building both
supply + demand for
impact investing

Impact Seed is Western Australia’s only dedicated capacity builder for impact investment and social enterprise development. Our role is in market development on both supply and demand sides for impact investment with government, not-for-profits, corporates, foundations and family offices.

Our team has led some of Western Australia’s key impact management and outcomes planning projects. These have included the whole-of-sector outcomes measurement framework with the WA Government in partnership with WACOSS, B-Lab’s B-Corp certification and the B Consultant program, the review for Woodside’s $20M Development Fund, development of Cerberus Frontier’s Emerging Markets Fund ESG(I) Strategy and undertaking the Pilbara Cultural Land Management Project.

How we do it

Consulting

We help impact ventures, NFPs, government, funders, and corporates to enhance their ability to create and measure their social and environmental impact.

Impact Investing

Impact Seed is WA’s only social enterprise and impact investment deal-focused intermediary and market builder – aiming to fun organisations and initiatives that balance ‘doing good’ with financial return.

Programs

We deliver programs that develop impact investment literacy, engagement and collaboration within Western Australia. Our goal is to grow the market of businesses in WA driven by purpose.

Resources

We have created a range of free tools and resources here for social enterprises and impact businesses to guide them in the establishment and validation journey, and build towards taking on impact investment.

Kangaroo hopping away on the park path towards Perth city at Heirisson Island, Perth, Western Australia.

Impact 2 Innovate (I2I) is a landmark three-year program to provide capacity building support and investment readiness support to Western Australian social enterprises and investors. The program, funded by the Paul Ramsay Foundation, focuses on the development of the social enterprise and impact investment sectors in Western Australia.

I2I aims to reduce the failure rate of social enterprises and support the growth and impact of successful ventures

Impact 2 Innovate will provide a comprehensive range of capacity building support and partnerships aimed at growing impact ventures and social enterprise in WA, including working to address the most significant gap in the market – that of catalytic funding to address the “missing middle” of impact investment.

 

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