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Dedicated to Building a More Humane and Healthy Planet

Driven by the urgency of today’s societal and environmental challenges, we at Builders Vision support changemakers and innovators working to build a better future.

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We passionately invest in those leading change.

The entre­pre­neurs, inno­va­tors, and com­mu­ni­ty lead­ers on the ground make change hap­pen. These bell­weath­ers are at the cen­ter of our vision, and we offer a range of phil­an­thropic and impact-invest­ing tools to seed and scale inno­v­a­tive solu­tions in four key impact areas: Food and Agri­cul­ture, Cli­mate and Ener­gy, Oceans, and Community.

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We are an impact platform offering versatile philanthropic, investment and advocacy tools to people and organizations building a more humane and healthy planet.


Our philanthropic team seeks to accelerate and catalyze change through grantmaking and impact investing in people and organizations on the frontlines of change. We have a special focus on Chicago and the Midwest.

Direct Investing

Our direct investing team provides capital, mentorship, and value-added resources to entrepreneurs innovating to build a better future.

Asset Management

Our asset management team invests strategic, patient capital responsibly across an ambitious, diverse portfolio. The team generates returns that are reinvested to drive long-term impact.

We are build­ing a pas­sion­ate team with expe­ri­ence in envi­ron­men­tal and com­mu­ni­ty orga­ni­za­tions, pri­vate equi­ty, finance, char­i­ta­ble foun­da­tions, strate­gic com­mu­ni­ca­tions, government,and policy.

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