While EDCO has been successful in identifying promising opportunities for investment, and has been delivering a set of unparalleled services to entrepreneurs, EDCO does not receive funding from the State of Texas or other local government sources. EDCO Ventures is in need of support from private philanthropic investors, foundations and public agencies that are aligned and understand the need for game changing strategies and programs that help create a more level playing field for underrepresented populations and distressed communities.
Foundations can provide PRI funding as patient capital for EDCO’s Innovacion Fund as well as venture development programs.
Philanthropists can provide funding as patient capital for EDCO’s Innovacion Fund as well as venture development programs.
Government entities can provide funding as patient capital for EDCO’s Innovacion Fund as well as venture development programs.
|Capital Needs||Programs||Use of Funds||Outcomes|
|Patient Capital Public Partners||Innovacion Investments||Growth Capital Investments in Target Regions & Target Groups||8-15 Growth Investments & Job Creation 300-500 jobs for every $10M of Investment, 1,200-5,000 jobs for every $40M fund|
|Patient Capital Public Partners||Venture Development||4 Startups 2 Years incubation and launch support||Commercialization of 4 Technologies Job Creation|