bootstrap builder


​Our initiative looks for members from all majors, aims at helping beginners and experienced impact investing enthusiasts, and seeks to work closely with all other social entrepreneurship ventures on Grounds. We hope to provide alternative career opportunities for students who are passionate about social, environmental, and financial impact. We believe good ideas come from everywhere and given the right direction, resources, and leadership, they can transform the world


We teach through a practitioner lens, encourage collaboration, and always prioritize the learning experience. 


We organize and hold events to connect our members with practitioners in the space. We accomplish this through panels and speaker series, mentorship, and a curated list of opportunities and resources via newsletters. 


We conduct diligence on early stage social ventures. For members, this provdies an opportunity to analyze ventures, speak with entrepreneurs, and engage with investors. This is an experience that builds technical, analytical, and communication skills.

For Entrepreneurs

Using professional frameworks and interviews with the entrepreneur, we analyze your ventures case for investment readiness. We then pitch it to investors to get feedback on both our analysis and the venture. This serves as an opportunity to stress-test different parts of the venture and build their brand’s awareness.