Expanding opportunities in America’s cities

Roberts Enterprise Development Fund

San Francisco
$750,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2011

The fund invests in nonprofit-run, social-enterprise businesses offering chronically unemployed California residents a paid-employment experience with training, mentorship, counseling, and other support services. This three-year grant for general operating support accelerates the organization’s efforts to create additional jobs for 2,500 individuals by 2015 and to develop a nationally replicable social-enterprise model.