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Growing the Creative Economy

By growing the “creative economy,” investors can help stabilize communities, fuel good jobs, and support regional progress in places that might otherwise struggle to create opportunity, according to a report by the Calvert Foundation and Upstart ... Read More
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Market Making for Mission

MacArthur is building platforms and products to mobilize capital efficiently, mitigate risk, and improve liquidity, writes Foundation President Julia Stasch in a Stanford Social Innovation Review commentary. Read More
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How Foundations Are Shaping the Future of Impact Investing

A series of commentaries in the Stanford Social Innovation Review focuses on foundation leadership in impact investing. Read More
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Growth and Concerns for Impact Investors

Impact investors have expanded their assets under management at a compounded rate of 18 percent over the past several years, according to a report by the Global Impact Investing Network Read More
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Report Finds U.S. Investors Steering Trillions of Dollars Toward Impact

Sustainable, responsible, and impact investing (SRI) has grown 33 percent in the U.S. over the past two years, and these investments now account for $8.72 trillion, one of every five dollars under professional management ... Read More
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Wells Fargo NEXT Awards for Opportunity Finance Honor Two Community Development Lenders

The two awardees will use the Wells Fargo NEXT awards for Opportunity Finance to expand their geographic presence and product offerings to bolster local economies. Read More
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Report Examines Current State of Impact Investing Education

The report calls for better philanthropic and corporate funding for training programs and more attention from academic institutions to respond to a fast-changing marketplace. Read More
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Growing the Creative Economy

By growing the “creative economy,” investors can help stabilize communities, fuel good jobs, and support regional progress in places that might otherwise struggle to create opportunity, according to a report by the Calvert Foundation and Upstart ... Read More

Staff

Portrait of Debra Schwartz

Debra Schwartz

Managing Director
Portrait of Allison Clark

Allison Clark

Associate Director, Impact Investments
Portrait of Joshua J. Mintz

Joshua J. Mintz

Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary
Portrait of John Balbach

John Balbach

Associate Director, Impact Investments

Marion Goldfinger

Senior Grants Manager

Lori Scott

Senior Underwriter
Portrait of Urmi Sengupta

Urmi Sengupta

Program Officer
Portrait of Nicole Barksdale

Nicole Barksdale

Associate to the Managing Director

Emmalyn Champion

Coordinator
Portrait of Charles Coustan

Charles Coustan

Portfolio Manager

Media Contact

Portrait of Andrew Solomon

Andrew Solomon

Managing Director, Communications

Evaluation Contact

Portrait of Joanna Cohen

Joanna Cohen

Program Officer