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Impact investing: Making more than a profit in Rochester

The foundation, or VJF, invests in small companies that can't get traditional venture capital, but want to create jobs.

Non Profit Report: Venture Jobs Foundation

The work of Venture Jobs Foundation stems from the premise that Rochester has an alarming level of poverty, and innovative approaches are needed to address it.

Editorial blog: Anti-poverty or pro-prosperity?

The VJF is focused on “impact investing” in Rochester, investing not just for financial returns but also for social returns.

Venture Jobs Foundation to relocate to Sibley Square

Venture Jobs Foundation will relocate from its current location in Pittsford to the recently renovated Sibley Square in downtown Rochester.

Venture Jobs Funds Firms in Poverty Areas

Venture Jobs Foundation recently announced its first micro-enterprise loan from its Rochester Fund.