Investment Options

Return Expectations

The Youth Social Innovation Capital Fund (YSI) provides investment opportunities with blended-value returns. Expected returns include an ROI of 3% – 5% depending on the investment’s time horizon,and a positive environmental and/or social return on investment (SROI). YSI’s target retirement date is one or two years after the investment is disbursed to the young social entrepreneur. The one- or two-year time horizon depends on the total amount invested.

Investment options for young social entrepreneurs






* The Social Return on Investment (SROI) is calculated at the end of the financing period, once the outcomes of the social enterprises have been evaluated and the social value creation has been measured.