By the Numbers: 2010 — Present
634 ThriiveCapital-supported business created 2,960 new jobs.
5,371 unskilled people received job training and 64% turned their training into jobs in industries such as sewing, baking, manufacturing, carpentry, food production, agriculture, technology and tourism services.
62% of Thriive businesses are owned by women who became more successful, created jobs for other women, and helped strengthen their communities with pay-it-forward donations.
Thriive businesses have helped 357,000 people in need with donations including job training, income-enhancing equipment, staple food products, clothing, shelter, clean water, and educational support.
63% of Thriive entrepreneurs keep making long-term donations to their communities!
7 investees to date with $188k invested
70 people increased their incomes through new jobs or income generating activities
Return on Investment: $2,700 invested per increased income recipient*
* ROI represents investments with reported impact data.New investment impact will be included in ROI at year end 2020.
Women represent over 70% of new jobs and increased incomes
66% of businesses increased the number of women in leadership positions
100% of businesses pay above average wages and have structured wage increase policies
100% of businesses increased benefits for employees
100% of businesses focus on the environmental footprint of production and distribution processes