Impact

Advised +

Fund Good Jobs

Portfolio Companies

Advised + Fund Good Jobs

Portfolio Companies

Impact

Over the course of 2014, ICA provided in-depth support to eleven companies. Eight advised companies received strategic advising from ICA, while three Fund Good Jobs portfolio companies received ongoing management advising to help them meet financial and job-creation goals after obtaining growth capital.

2014 Advised + Portfolio Company Impact:

$1,650,000

median revenue

$45,625

median salary

$14.25

median hourly wage for full-time and part-time employees

5

years in business (median)

64%

of companies owned by people of color and women

174

individuals employed

27.6%

job growth rate since 2013

29%

increase in total company revenue

56%

percent of company capital needs met

6

companies were able to access 95% or more of the capital they were seeking within a 12-month timeframe

$5,117,793

created in wealth for their employees

Advised + Portfolio Companies represent the following industries

5

retail

4

manufacturing

1

food Services

1

other

Central to ICA’s work is our high caliber team of pro-bono advisors, composed of proven entrepreneurs, experienced executives, and industry experts. In 2014, our 11 advised and portfolio companies received 735 hours of pro-bono advising support, valued at $367,250. Our advisors bring a deep base of operating experience, enjoy the challenges of building and growing companies, and most importantly, share a commitment to ICA’s mission of growing socially responsible businesses.

As of September 2015, Fund Good Jobs has invested approximately $2,000,000 in five companies. These companies have

  • Leveraged over $6,700,000 in total capital
  • Grown jobs by 51% over 2014
  • Employed over 100 people and provided benefits to 65% of Full Time workers
  • and 60% of them are owned people of color and 40% by women

Companies We Work With

Back To The Roots
El Porteno
Farm Girl
Doc's Classic
Firebrand Artisan
Impact Hub Oakland
Juniper Ridge
Hummus
Onigilly
Prather Ranch Meat Co
Red Bay Coffee