March 22, 2013

CASE i3 By the Numbers

CASE i3 By the Numbers



2011                Year CASE i3 launched with an initial grant from the Rockefeller Foundation

400+               Fuqua MBA students who completed Professor Cathy Clark’s Impact Investing elective course

250+               Fuqua MBAs who completed a  CASE i3 impact investing Consulting Project (i3CP)

45+                Number of client organizations who have engaged i3CP student consulting teams

97%                Average satisfaction level of i3CP clients

50+                Duke, Fuqua, and CASE alumni working full-time to build the field of impact investing




87.5                   Average net promoter score for our Getting Gender Smart Executive Education course

56M                 Capital raised by 25 entrepreneurs in our Social Entrepreneurship Accelerator at Duke (SEAD)

29M                  Beneficiaries reached in 50 countries by SEAD entrepreneurs in 2017

100,000+        Pageviews and downloads for CASE Smart Impact Capital, our online training on impact investing

25,000+          Individuals who have visited and learned from CASE Smart Impact Capital

68+                   Cohorts of entrepreneurs, students, fund managers and others using CASE Smart Impact Capital

94%                  Average satisfaction rating by users of CASE Smart Impact Capital



18                    Rank of The Impact Investor on Amazon’s Finance Textbook list in October 2014

6                      Regional investment guides produced as part of the Toniic eGuide to Early-Stage Impact Investing

10                    Case studies produced on high-performing impact investing funds in the Impact Investing 2.0 project

38                    Angel networks researched in Africa, Latin America, and MENA with funding from PACE at USAID

2000          Practitioners who joined in the Impact Management Project to develop consensus around impact classes, first proposed by in a paper written by CASE i3’s Cathy Clark and Ben Thornley of Tideline

40                    Impact investment products classified in the Impact Class Catalog by the Impact Management Project




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