Grants and Investments

As a Venture Builder, raiSE supports Social Enterprises across various growth stages through the raiSE VentureForGood Grant and raiSE Impact Finance+. Over the past 3 years, we have disbursed over $11 million to 136 Social Enterprises to support 23,074 beneficiaries in various ways.

In FY20,

with
$4.05M
funding
disbursed,
we supported
9,260
beneficiaries in various ways
including
523
jobs created
and retained for beneficiaries

With 30% of our Social Enterprises providing employment opportunities to the vulnerable community, ensuring the survivability of their business would also mean ensuring the livelihoods of the beneficiaries they support. Our funding has empowered our SEs to create and retain a total of 1,357 jobs for beneficiaries over the past 3 years.

Special Edition: StayUnited Grant

raiSE introduced a special StayUnited grant from 1 April 2020 to 31 December 2020 to:
Expedite disbursement for new beneficiary hires, supporting
22
Social Enterprises
Preserve existing jobs for
83
Beneficiaries
Support specific business pivot plans in response to COVID-19
$787k
Total Funding Disbursed