Tools for Change

NMV invests in entrepreneurs and activists wrestling with the biggest challenges facing our democracy. On Tools for Change, we share insights on the latest in progressive innovation and guides to help founders and funders maximize their impact. We also post organizational updates and answer frequently asked questions.

For Investors / For Startups / Open Call
May 15th, 2020

Facing Uncertainty: Considerations for the Progressive Movement in the COVID Era

For Investors / For Startups / News & Events / Open Call
May 14th, 2020

Expanded Open Call Applications More Than Double to 1125

For Investors / For Startups / News & Events / Open Call
April 23rd, 2020

Innovation in Crisis: What We’re Seeing

For Investors / For Startups / News & Events / Open Call
April 7th, 2020

Why We’re Expanding the Open Call

Guides & White Papers
Funding 101
A series of articles and media that help you through the basics of getting your seed round locked in.
Scaling Up
This series is about how to grow without breaking and how to manage the changes that come with a bigger team.
Infographic: Fundraising & Startup Capital for Impact Entrepreneurs
News & Events
March 18th, 2020

Announcing NMV’s New President, Taren Stinebrickner-Kauffman

Open Call / For Investors / For Startups / News & Events
February 10th, 2020

On Iowa, Political Tech, and Funding Innovation

News & Events / Open Call / For Investors
December 18th, 2019

NMV's Year (and Decade!) in Review