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Bootcamp Enactus-Pomona-Pantaleon
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Pomona Impact is mainly an investment fund, we are convinced that through the strategic investments we do, offering capital to the missing middle, we are generating good quality jobs in the Central...
PRESS RELEASE: ORGANIC GUM, LLC, RECEIVES INVESTMENT FROM POMONA IMPACT
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Antigua, Guatemala, May 16, 2017– Pomona Impact has committed $250,000 to Organic Gum, LLC, producer of the only organic, biodegradable and sugar free gum sourced from the Petén region in Guatemala...
Pomona Impact participated in BioAg Conference organized by Fintrac
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
 The spectacular Lake Atitlán, located in the Department of Sololá, in the Guatemalan Western Highlands, was the ideal place to host the Conference focused on Agricultural Biocontrollers, organized...
México Village Capital
Monday, April 17, 2017
Pomona Impact is proud to have partnered with Village Capital (and AutoDesk Foundation) and serve on the Advisory Board of the first HealthTech accelerator in Mexico. We had partnered with Village...
Takeaways
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
This summer, the Pomona Impact team launched its first Roadshow in Partnership with ANDE (Aspen Network of Development Entrepreneurs) to announce the launch of our newest fund, the Pomona Impact...
SOCAP16
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
This Year’s Highlights To Date and the SOCAP16 Conference     So far, this year has been a series of incredible events and recognitions for us at Pomona Impact. Below are some of the highlights...
Social Entrepreneur Spotlight
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Social Entrepreneur Spotlight: Tono Aguilar, CASSA     In Central America there are so many amazing entrepreneurs that are starting projects that have a real social and or environmental impact. We...
Wakami Visit
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
The creation of “bracelets of change” and the communities that weave them…     How do we really know when a product that we buy actually has a real impact on the person who helped to produce it?...
Anniversary party
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Impact Hub Celebrates its 1st Anniversary Party     On the 30th of October, the Impact Hub Antigua celebrated it’s first year of operations with over 50 people coming from all over Guatemala to...
Impact Investment in Action
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Last week we got the chance to ride along with one of our Portfolio companies, Setesik, to visit some of the communities in which they work along Lake Atitlan. We set off from Antigua early in the...
Thoughts on the FLII conference
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Bringing Metrics to the Forefront     During the FLII conference, one major gap that I noticed missing from the agenda as well as the general conversation was space for an open dialogue...
Heifer International Trip
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Technical Assistance for Social Enterprises: Heifer International Case Study   A few months ago, we were invited to see what Heifer International has been doing in coordination with local...
FLII Conference
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
This past week, the Pomona Impact team participated in the first ever FLII Central American Conference. FLII (Foro Latinoamericano de Inversión de Impacto) is an annual conference that focuses on...
Pomona Impact
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Changing the Ecosystem in Central America     Whenever people think of Central America, especially in regards to El Salvador, the first thing that probably comes to mind is gang violence or...

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