Grassroots’ Annual Benefit Report 2015

Grassroots was the first Public Benefit Corporation (PBC) to be signed in Delaware, USA in August of 2013. PBC is a new legal structure for companies with an explicit public benefit purpose, defined as having a “material positive impact on…

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Grassroots’ 2014 GIIRS Rating Report

Grassroots promotes industry standards including public benchmarking and reporting efforts like GIIRS. In 2014, Grassroots received a Platinum score in the Impact Business Models Rating category and details are provided in this report. GIIRS Ratings are issued annually; therefore Grassroots…

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AfriCap Governance Assessment

Published in March 2015, this report draws lessons from then path-breaking experience of the first African microfinance equity fund. Prepared by Paul DiLeo and Amit Brar of Grassroots, the work was sponsored by Calmeadow, which acknowledges the generous support of…

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