Our strength as a funder lies in our tailored, hands-on approach that goes beyond funding: We seek to enable our partners’ success through the right mix of grant funding, business expertise and access to relevant networks. We offer our portfolio organizations flexible, multi-year core funding and commit to active value creation, informed by deep due diligence and delivered through local teams and LGT Impact Fellows.
LGT Venture Philanthropy develops thesis-driven strategies across our three themes of education, health and the environment. Our strategies and approach are based on a strong track record and geared toward building thematic portfolios of solutions that create synergies to enable enduring systemic change.
Within each of our themes, we have identified what we believe are the areas with the strongest potential for impact and most urgent need for philanthropic funding:
We commit institutional investment and intentional value creation across the lifecycle of our engagements:
LGT Venture Philanthropy cultivates collaborative, trusted and long-term partnerships with our portfolio organizations that are mutually beneficial, catalyze impact and allow for deep engagement and shared learning. Network partners include experts and peer funders, as well as strategic alliances for knowledge.