We are creating opportunities for aspiring leaders by establishing the premier platform for sourcing, evaluating, and making impact investments.


 118 's mission is to find, mentor and assist entrepreneurs and young professionals aiming to measurably improve the social, economic and environmental conditions in the US and Latin America.  

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 118 was established over the course of 2013 by a diverse team of graduate students at Columbia University's Business and Policy Schools as an extension to the Columbia Impact Investing Initiative (Ci3).

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 Our perspectives reflect a team comprised of men and women from a number of countries and who have professional expertise in a broad range of industries and across an array of functional areas. 

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We align with people and institutions who believe that entrepreneurs can help solve today's most pressing socail and environmental challenges


118 is currently accepting tax-exempt donations to support programs for young professionals and social entrepreneurs developing innovative ways to create positive impact.

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 118's BLEND Program prepares Fellows with leadership skills and experiences while helping to build communities around good entrepreneurs facing early-stage resource constraints.

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Please reach out to us with any questions, comments, or ideas.

Email us:                                      118capital@gmail.com

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