Grassroots Capital Management is an investment manager promoting investment in multiple bottom line businesses delivering social and financial value and working to strengthen communities and eliminate poverty.

Current Initiatives

Grassroots Impact First Initiative

Supporting profitable financial institutions tackling the causes and consequences of poverty with capital, aligned governance, and social performance management tools.

Freedom From Hunger Capital

Lending to financial institutions that improve access to health care for poor women and their families.

Invest in Your Values

We seek out investment opportunities in sectors including micro-finance and small businesses, affordable housing, sustainable agriculture and renewable energy with investors who want to reflect their values and hopes for the future in their investment portfolios.

The Grassroots team is motivated by a belief that those blessed with abundant human and financial resources have an opportunity and an obligation to pursue economic justice and community empowerment both at home and globally.

Since 2003, Grassroots has launched eight impact investment vehicles and built a track record of successful financial and social performance.

Fund Management

Caspian Impact Investments

Caspian Impact Investments

Launched in 2013, CII is an Indian multi-sector Social impact debt provider. The mission of CII is to provide debt capital to a wide range of institutions that serve the low income or financially excluded communities, directly or indirectly, in…

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India Financial Inclusion Fund

India Financial Inclusion Fund

India Financial Inclusion Fund is a US$89 million, 10 year fund launched in 2008 by Caspian Investment Advisors to build on the accomplishments of Bellwether and provide equity to companies in the growing Indian financial inclusion space, including Affordable Housing, Small…

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Próspero Microfinanzas Fund

Próspero Microfinanzas Fund

Próspero Microfinanzas was launched in 2010 to create a regionally based equity management capability focused on emerging microfinance institutions in Latin America.  The General Partner and management team is a collaboration between Grassroots and La Paz based Bolivian Investment Management,…

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