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Last Updated : 22nd December, 2014

To get funds, you may share your idea in Social Business Design Lab. If your business plan is viable, you may get funds from investor....

Albenia

Last Updated : 22nd December, 2014

In 2013, Yunus Social Business (YSB) Albania funded and supported the launch of 3 social businesses with more than $260,000 in financing, with a further $34,000 mobilized from YSB’s co-financers.  ...

Brazil

Last Updated : 22nd December, 2014

In March 2013, YSB Brazil was launched to spread the social business concept throughout Brazil; Rio was officially declared a ‘Social Business City.’   ...

Haiti

Last Updated : 22nd December, 2014

Yunus Social Business (YSB) Haiti funded and supported the launch of 7 social businesses, which have received almost $1 million in financing from YSB, and a further $300,000 has been mobilized from YSB’s co-financers. YSB Haiti’s major partners include DEG, SAP, PADF and Deutsche Bank.  ...

India

Last Updated : 22nd December, 2014

Yunus Social Business (YSB) India’s social businesses are financed by the Yunus Social Business Fund Mumbai (YSBFM). Since 2011, 6 social businesses received financing of almost $580,000, addressing a range of social issues in India focusing mainly on health, sanitation and micro-entrepreneurship. YSB has further mobilized $2.4 million from its co-financers.  ...

Tunisia

Last Updated : 22nd December, 2014

In partnership with the African Development Bank (AfDB), Yunus Social Business (YSB) Tunisia launched its operations in 2013, with the goal to promoting and creating an environment within which social businesses can thrive in Tunisia. With the launch of an intense two-month Accelerator Program in May 2014, which culminated in an Investor Day in July 2014. Eleven projects got accelerated; financing of three social businesses has already been approved. ...

Colombia

Last Updated : 22nd December, 2014

Yunus Social Business (YSB) Colombia was originally founded as Grameen Caldas in 2011, and has since financed 2 social businesses at a total of $150,000; an additional $100,000 has been mobilized from YSB’s co-financers.  ...