Impact Investments

By providing flexible loans and other financial instruments, known as impact investments, the Foundation helps nonprofit and social enterprises grow and leverage capital to meet the needs of underserved people and communities. Read our strategy and the current status of our work

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Mission Investments Can Catalyze Climate Solutions

A report by the Redstone Strategy Group examines how foundations can use mission investments alongside grant portfolios to accelerate climate solutions. Read More
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Praxis Announces $1 Million Allocation to Benefit Chicago

The $100 million impact investment collaboration that will help bring much-needed financial capital to the social sector serving critical needs in Chicago Read More
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Video: Mapping Philanthropy and Impact Investing Opportunities in India

MacArthur’s India Office Director Moutushi Sengupta and Program Officer Urmi Sengupta presented the results of a report assessing the philanthropic and impact investing landscape in India at Dasra Philanthropy Week. Read More
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Report Examines International Lessons on Affordable Housing

A report by the Housing Partnership Network reviews international efforts to expand affordable housing and recommends broader engagement by social enterprises and more efficient delivery of capital to improve access to quality, affordable housing. Read More

"Finance: Blessed Returns"

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Stories of Impact

These stories illustrate the ways that existing impact investments, made by the MacArthur Foundation, are helping our region’s social sector organizations benefit the people and communities they serve. Read More

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Nothing herein is intended to be an offer or a solicitation to sell securities of any kind or to invite participation in any particular transaction or structure. Read More

Staff

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Debra Schwartz

Managing Director
Portrait of Allison Clark

Allison Clark

Associate Director
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John Balbach

Program Officer
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Urmi Sengupta

Program Officer
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Nicole Barksdale

Associate to the Managing Director

Marion Goldfinger

Program Assistant

Media Contact

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Andrew Solomon

Managing Director, Communications

Evaluation Contact

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Joanna Cohen

Program Officer, Evaluation