Equity Collective (2022 Updates)

What is the Equity Collective?
Since 2009, the Founder Institute has utilized a unique "Equity Collective" model to align financial incentives and ensure long term support for o...
Tue, Mar 22, 2022 at 5:11 PM
Why Shared Equity?
There are several benefits to the Founder Institute's Equity Collective model. Lifetime Support The Equity Collective attaches a financial incent...
Tue, Mar 22, 2022 at 5:14 PM
Do I need to join the Equity Collective?
Yes, you must join the Equity Collective to graduate the program and receive our post-accelerator benefits.
Tue, Mar 22, 2022 at 5:05 PM
How are funds distributed?
Of the 2.5% companies contribute:  1% goes to your Local Leaders, .5% goes to Mentors in your program (with their individual portion of this .5% dependent o...
Tue, Mar 22, 2022 at 5:05 PM
What triggers a distribution?
When a founder achieves a liquidity event, such as selling their business or by going public.  Founder institute may also try to make a distribution near th...
Tue, Mar 22, 2022 at 5:05 PM
Frequently Asked Questions
Do I have to join the Equity Collective to join the FI Core Program? No. If you apply and are accepted, you only need to sign the "Entrance Agreement&...
Tue, Mar 22, 2022 at 5:17 PM