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How the Midwest, Maize and Blue, and Economic Mobility Form the Foundation of Good Scout’s Worldview

Aug 10, 202310 min read

August 10, 2023 Originally published on the VC Include blog. Good Scout Capital is a 2023 VC Include Fellow for Impact Fund I Managers. Karlo Marcelo and Rupal Patel first met in the early 2000s, while working as student activists and campus leaders at University of Michigan’s Gerald R. Ford Graduate School of Public Policy—an origin story that makes perfect sense in light of their current work together at their…

VC Include Fellowship, Good Scout Capital selected to Cohort 3

Jun 14, 20235 min read

SAN FRANCISCO, June 14, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — VC Include (VCI), an organization committed to evolving the traditional investment industry by creating an inclusive ecosystem of LPs and GPs from diverse backgrounds, today announced the cohort for this year’s Fellowship for Impact Fund I Managers. Fellowship educates the next generation of institutional grade asset managers in Venture…

Good Scout Capital recognized for a second year in a row in the ImpactAssets’ Twelfth IA 50 Impact Fund List

Good Scout Capital recognized for a second year in a row in the ImpactAssets’ Twelfth IA 50 Impact Fund List

Mar 15, 20239 min read

2023 edition of IA 50 features a record number of private impact fund managers delivering social and environmental impact as well as financial returns. BETHESDA, Md., March 14, 2023 — ImpactAssets announced today that it has released the ImpactAssets 50 2023 (IA 50), a free publicly available, searchable database of impact investment fund managers for…

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Capitalism’s Better Angels Have Emerged to Revive the American Dream

Feb 10, 20233 min read

Originally published February 10, 2023, in The Confluence Philanthropy Blog. By Rupal Patel There is no denying that American capitalism has built the modern world. Consider that 7 out of the top 10 public companies in the world are U.S. companies, while out of the top 100, 54 are from these…

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GSC selected to Real Leaders of Impact Investing 60

Nov 10, 20221 min read

Good Scout Capital was named to the 2022 Real Leaders of Impact Investing list that recognized firms leading the way in how capital is deployed to transform the health of our planet and its people.