The Merchants Fund is a Philadelphia charity established in 1854 to provide charitable gifts to business persons facing financial hardship. Our Mission is to provide financial assistance to current and past merchants in Philadelphia.
The information inserted into this application is for purposes of an IF Market Score. The application is for our internal purposes to better understand your social venture. Please note that you will also have to insert some of this information into other sections to create your profile. The fourth step will allow you to assign yourself an IF Market Score, but we may adjust this score based upon the information provided in this application. An incomplete profile may result in your social venture not being listed. The mandatory data points to be listed are: Investment Amount and Type Seeking; Social Impact Report; and Business Plan. Optional but recommended data points include Pitch Video; Annual Budget; and Growth Capital Seeking. Your social venture profile will remain private until you make your Social Venture Profile public.