Purpose-driven partnerships

We focus on investing in high-growth companies whose products, services and supply chain intrinsically deliver positive social and environmental benefit. We do it by partnering with accomplished, entrepreneurial management teams to build companies with authentic, purpose-driven cultures where people want to work and values-driven brands that consumers what to associate with.

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PosiGen Solar

Headquartered in New Orleans, PosiGen is the nation’s leading residential solar and energy efficiency provider for low-to-moderate income (LMI) families. PosiGen’s unique services and products make solar energy affordable to homeowners of all income levels, and offer individuals, families and the communities in which they live and work the opportunity to achieve greater fiscal autonomy and energy independence while lowering their utility bills.

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Traditional Medicinals

Traditional Medicinals, Inc., a Certified B Corporation and California Certified Green Business, is the leading seller of wellness tea in the U.S. and the pioneer of the wellness tea category in the U.S. and Canada.

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Urban Remedy

Urban Remedy is an organic food company that embodies the belief that “Food is Healing ". This vertically integrated, omni-channel, organic food company gives customers an easy way to eat for health through plant-based, locally-sourced and ready-to-eat foods, meal plans and cold-pressed juices.



MPOWERD is a B Corporation committed to creating simple, innovative clean energy products that help to provide easily accessible light to the 1.5 billion people still living without access to the electricity grid.

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When it comes to great food, Mixt doesn't think you should have to choose between fast and healthy. And that’s just the beginning. What they do with their ingredients is where their chef-roots show. Each signature salad is meticulously crafted—developed after months of testing flavor profiles and preparation methods.

Past Portfolio

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The Bar Method

The Bar Method is a 100+ location chain of women-owned fitness franchises offering a workout which combines the muscle-shaping principles of isometrics, the body-elongating practice of dance conditioning, the mindfulness practice of yoga, the science of physical therapy and the intense pace of interval training into a powerful exercise format that quickly and safely reshapes and elongates muscles.

Predecessor Funds

The partners in The Builders Fund have been investing in these themes for over a decade. Below are examples of investments through predecessors.

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Manduka is The market leader for innovative, sustainable and high-quality yoga gear. Since its beginnings with the iconic Black Mat, the Company has been inspired and guided by a responsibility to reduce global consumption by making better products that last longer. Their approach is rooted in principles of conservancy and transparency, creating mats, towels, props and apparel while also making every possible effort to minimize environmental waste.

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Ragnar Relay

Ragnar Relay strives to “make life more awesome” by making endurance sport more accessible and fun. The Company believes in better health, lasting relationships and an enormous amount of fun. The Ragnar Relay Series is comprised of teams of 12 and a 200-mile relay over two days and one night. This unique relay turns out crazy costumes, inside jokes, close quarters and unforgettable stories.

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Great Salt Lake Artemia

Great Salt Lake Artemia is a group of member companies working together to produce the world’s finest artemia products from the world’s greatest artemia source - Great Salt Lake. GSLA is building upon the tradition of quality, dependability, and nutrition that is synonymous with artemia from Great Salt Lake. We consistently strive to be one of the world’s best aquaculture feed companies.

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Sambazon exists to provide a win-win solution that helps protect the Amazon Rainforest and supports your health and wellness. We care for the people we work with, the planet we live on, and the prosperity of everyone involved. It’s a sustainable business philosophy called the Triple-Bottom-Line.

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