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EIIG Moving Forward With 2 New Loans

EIIG Moving Forward With 2 New Loans

1.31.2017

This year, EIIG worked with an increased number of entrepreneurs and welcomed new team members. EIIG worked with local entrepreneur Eden Fesshazion to help her manage a Metro Atlanta law firm that specializes in immigration. The group was able to close the loan earlier this year. Thanks, in part, to the influx of capital, Fesshazion is reaching out to new clients…

EIIG Gains Momentum

EIIG Gains Momentum

5.11.2016

Students are also responsible for raising the seed money, a job they accomplished with the help of Momentum, Emory’s new crowdfunding website. On the site, people can view a wide range of Emory initiatives, from research projects to campus activities, and provide a donation of any size. This year EIIG received almost $17,000 from nearly 90 friends, family, and alumni, surpassing their goal of $15,000…

 

EIIG Makes Impact in Community

EIIG Makes Impact in Community

01.08.2016

“Impact” and “investing” are two common words, but put those words together, and people often struggle to pinpoint the meaning of the term “impact investing.” Impact investing promotes social impact by making debt investments to parties in need such as entrepreneurs, and Emory Impact Investing Group (EIIG) aims to do exactly this in the Atlanta community…

 

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