+ Many big social and environmental challenges in the world are also big market opportunities.

+ Every investment dollar has an impact on society and the environment: we should all be more intentional about making that impact positive.

+ For-profit businesses are structured to enable positive impacts to scale sustainably and access a much broader pool of capital than non-profit organizations.

+ Venture capital provides critical early-stage financial and human capital to the most promising for-profit impact entrepreneurs.

+ Human capital in the form of a strong community of great impact entrepreneurs, investors, and mentors is core to the success of impact investing.