Catalytic Capital | February 10, 2018

Bush Foundation standing up social business seed fund

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The St. Paul, Minnesota-based foundation with $950 million in assets is seeking proposals to set up and operate a new fund that invests in social businesses in Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota and the 23 Native nations in those areas.

The goal: Establish Minneapolis-St. Paul as a destination to start and grow businesses seeking both social impact and financial returns. The foundation will seed the fund and aims to attract other investors.

To apply: Download the RFP and respond to Frances Dougherty at [email protected] by close of business on Feb. 23, 2018.