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IVN and Bank Mizrahi-Tefahot Guiding the Next Generation

Jul 5, 2015 |  
IVN and Bank Mizrahi-Tefahot Guiding the Next Generation

In 2014, IVN and Bank Mizrahi-Tefahot embarked on a partnership to identify and support seed-stage social businesses. On June 25th, 2015, Bank Mizrahi-Tefahot and IVN celebrated the end of their “Business with Value” partnership program’s first cycle and the beginning of the next. Within the framework of the program, four seed-stage social businesses are selected, […]

IVN Entrepreneur Awarded Echoing Green Global Fellowship

Jul 2, 2015 |  
IVN Entrepreneur Awarded Echoing Green Global Fellowship

We are thrilled to announce that last week IVN venture Duroos Learning Center was awarded this year’s prestigious Echoing Green* 2015 Global Fellowship. Frustrated by the poor standard of education in the Arab sector, 7 years ago Fadi Elobra established the Duroos Learning Center with the help of IVN.  Understanding their potential, Duroos was selected […]

IVN’s Michal Simler Presents at the Socialize 15 Conference

Jun 9, 2015 |  
IVN’s Michal Simler Presents at the Socialize 15 Conference

On Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at Habima in Tel Aviv, leading social business thought leaders gathered together at a conference at which they had the opportunity to learn, inspire and be inspired by the ideas and vision of social business leaders. We are proud that IVN CEO Michal Simler presented at the conference on the […]

Apply Now: IVN-YOZMA Fund – Submit Your Candidacy

May 3, 2015 |  
Apply Now: IVN-YOZMA Fund – Submit Your Candidacy

Within the framework of the IVN-YOZMA Fund, Israel’s first tri-sectorial social business investment fund, IVN is embarking on its first Call for Candidates: to locate and invest in high impact-potential social businesses with the goal of helping them reach economic stability and sustainability and their social impact potential. What IVN provides: Financing – loan or […]

Six Ways Non-Profit Entrepreneurs are Distinct from “Traditional” Entrepreneurs

Apr 16, 2015 |  
Six Ways Non-Profit Entrepreneurs are Distinct from “Traditional” Entrepreneurs

A new report by Nonprofit HR found that half of nonprofit organizations hired new employees in 2014 and half are planning to hire at least one new employee in 2015. This rate will “outpace their corporate counterparts.” With more than 1.4 million charitable non-profits in the United States, non-profits have experienced tremendous growth in previous […]

Apply Now: Submit your candidacy for the 2015 IVN-Bank Mizrahi-Tefahot “Business with Value” Project

Apr 2, 2015 |  
Apply Now: Submit your candidacy for the 2015 IVN-Bank Mizrahi-Tefahot “Business with Value” Project

In 2014, IVN and Bank Mizrahi-Tefahot embarked on a joint Call for Candidates to identify and select four seed-stage social businesses. The goal of this partnership was two-fold: (i) to develop and grow the social business sector in Israel in general and these enterprises specifically and (ii) to develop a pipeline of promising social businesses […]