GSVC focuses on the Lean Launch methodology for social ventures. Teams from across the globe are invited to learn how to design scalable models through a process that emphasizes stakeholder discovery, business innovation, and social impact assessment. Below are some resources that will help guide your team as you develop and scale your social venture startup.

Business Model

Simple Business Model Design

Lean Startup Principles

Value Proposition


Problem Framing

Competitive Landscape Analysis

Go-to-Market Strategy

Financial Model

Presentation & Communication

Storytelling and Communication

Executive Summary

Pitch Deck & Video

Social Impact

Social Blueprint

Define: Theory of Change

Quantify: Define Effective Metrics

Track: Social Impact Assessment