Author Archives for Blair Kirchner

Kirchner Food Fellowship announces Seventh year Fellows

August 20, 2020 8:51 am Published by Comments Off on Kirchner Food Fellowship announces Seventh year Fellows

Students selected for U.S. and Mexico Cohorts Leon, Guanajuato Mexico and Birmingham, Alabama  19 August 2020 – The Kirchner Food Fellowship, an initiative of the Kirchner Impact Foundation, today announced the selection of seven new Fellows across their two 2020-2021 cohorts, one based in the U.S. and one based in Mexico. This represents the seventh...


Kirchner Impact Foundation and Watson Institute Announce Collaboration

March 12, 2020 9:40 am Published by Comments Off on Kirchner Impact Foundation and Watson Institute Announce Collaboration

Leveraging the Kirchner and Watson complementary capital allocation and entrepreneurial programs Toronto, Ontario, Guatemala City, Guatemala and Birmingham, Alabama, – 12 March 2020 – The Kirchner Impact Foundation and Watson Institute today announced that they are collaborating to identify, train, and support next generation, impact focused capital allocators from Guatemala, Costa Rica and the rest...


Kirchner Fellowship Opens Application Period for 2020-2021 Programs

March 4, 2020 8:21 am Published by Comments Off on Kirchner Fellowship Opens Application Period for 2020-2021 Programs

Program recruiting students enrolled in US, Canadian or Mexican Universities Toronto, Ontario, Leon, Guanajuato Mexico and Birmingham, Alabama,  – 04 March 2020 – The Kirchner Impact Foundation is pleased to announce that the Kirchner Food Fellowship, the world’s first impact investing fellowship, is now accepting applications until April 30th. The program, now in its 7th...


Kirchner Investment Academy to be hosted at Centro Fox

October 16, 2019 5:00 am Published by Comments Off on Kirchner Investment Academy to be hosted at Centro Fox

The training will take place December 6–8 at Centro Fox, an innovation and leadership campus founded by former president of Mexico Vicente Fox and his wife, Marta Sahagun.


Kirchner Food Fellows Demonstrate Impact Investment Discipline

August 20, 2019 6:47 am Published by Comments Off on Kirchner Food Fellows Demonstrate Impact Investment Discipline

Program congratulates the 2018-2019 cohort for exemplary decision Birmingham, Alabama – 20 August 2019 – During their 11-month tenure the 2018-2019 Kirchner Food Fellows investment team looked at over 100 companies working in the area of soil health.  Consistent with previous cohorts they conducted preliminary diligence on several and detailed diligence on a few within...


Kirchner Food Fellowship Selects 7 New Fellows to form 2 Cohorts

August 6, 2019 7:00 am Published by Comments Off on Kirchner Food Fellowship Selects 7 New Fellows to form 2 Cohorts

The Kirchner Food Fellowship, an initiative of the Kirchner Impact Foundation, today announced the selection of Fellows for two 2019-2020 cohorts, one based in U.S./Canada and one based in Mexico.