Raffa Social Capital Investors

Social Capital Advisors ​news​​​​ & resources​​




​Raffa's Next Steps to Help Others 'Do More'​, Raffa News Release​, May 9, 2016



Social Enterprises: The Fourth Sector​, Triple Pundit, March 3, 2016


What Impact Investors Can Learn from the Microfinance Industry​, Stanford Social Innovation Review, February 17, 2016

Impact Investing: Four Opportunities for 2016, Stanford Social Innovation Review, January 25, 2016



A Small Business Pitch Investors Can’t Refuse, Huffington Post, June 16, 2015

The Seven Commandments of Funding, Stanford Social Innovation Review, April 10, 2015




The Art of Startup Finance, Entrepreneurship.org





Innovation Isn’t an Idea Problem, Harvard Business Review, July 23, 2013




* The Power of a Simple and Inclusive Definition, Stanford Social Innovation Review, May 22, 2013

Social Impact Investing Will Be the New Venture Capital, Harvard Business Review, January 17, 2013


* Changing the Social Sector’s Policy Pitch, Stanford Social Innovation Review, June 27, 2012


* Titanic Solutions for a Sinking World, Stanford Social Innovation Review, May 3, 2012

* Social Entrepreneurs Must Stop Throwing Starfish, Stanford Social Innovation Review, March 20, 2012

* True Leadership Means Wrestling Away the Steering Wheel, Stanford Social Innovation Review, January 10, 2012

* Justice Begins within the Social Entrepreneur Organization, Stanford Social Innovation Review, November 2, 2011

* Social Entrepreneurs Must Achieve Not Survive, Stanford Social Innovation Review, September 15, 2011

* Becoming the Sustainability We Seek​, Stanford Social Innovation Review, July 8, 2011

The 18 Mistakes That Kill Startups, Paul Graham, October 2006

* Written by a member of the Raffa Social Capital Advisors team