Case and his team completed eight bus tours with visits to forty-three cities between 2014 and 2020. This led to 200 investments from two $150 million funds. And some of those deals are co-investments with Commonwealth.
Inspired by Rise of the Rest, Commonwealth hosted pitch competitions in Indianapolis, Tampa and Raleigh to demonstrate that investing at the local level is a premium strategy to achieve both impact and strong returns for investors.
· INVESTMENT – the CW City Fund will make impact investments across the 15 cities annually.
Click the video to watch Jay Hein’s 2018 remarks casting vision for the Commonwealth model.
Click the video to watch Jay Hein’s 2020 remarks explaining the value of investing in our cities.
Click the video to watch Dr. Amy Sherman’s presentation on “Making the City Rejoice”