Impact Investments

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A Roadmap to Invest in Results

Shifting the conversation about social financing away from activities and toward outcomes, the Invest in Results campaign is focusing on new business models and new financing techniques that deliver results.
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Report Finds Impact Investment Market Flourishing

Impact investing is growing significantly, with top market participants expressing confidence in both the financial performance and outcomes that their capital generates, according to a MacArthur-supported report by the Global Impact Investing Network.
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Understanding the Capital Needs of Social Enterprises

A white paper by Echoing Green and Enclude examines the capital needs of social entrepreneurs at various stages of their organizations’ life cycle.
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With New Financing MyStrongHome to Serve Initial 1000 Homeowners, Prove Model

MyStrongHome combines specialized climate-resilient construction, insurance, and financing to mitigate risk and increase safety and security for families in vulnerable coastal communities.

"Building the Market for Impact Investments"

The Chronicle of Philanthropy
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$12 Million in New Investments to Benefit Chicago Neighborhoods

Six Chicago-area organizations will use $12 million in loans to train and employ adults with autism, support retail development, provide training and transitional jobs, and build projects that support youth and families in underserved Chicago neighborhoods.
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Video: Debra Schwartz on Impact Investing

In this CASE Chat, Managing Director Debra Schwartz explains how private foundations can act as a catalyst for impact investing, the importance of tri-sector leadership in the field, and her big wish for impact investing as ...
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Initial Issuers Join Online Impact Investing Marketplace

The issuers include a restorative farmland finance company providing land access to organic family farmers and the largest nonprofit provider of affordable housing with services in the Upper Midwest.
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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 ...

Staff

Portrait of Debra Schwartz

Debra Schwartz

Managing Director
Portrait of Allison Clark

Allison Clark

Associate Director
Portrait of Joshua J. Mintz

Joshua J. Mintz

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

John Balbach

Associate Director

Marion Goldfinger

Senior Grants Manager
Portrait of Lori Scott

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

Akobe Sandy

Impact Investment Associate
Portrait of Andrew Solomon

Andrew Solomon

Managing Director, Communications
Portrait of Joanna Cohen

Joanna Cohen

Program Officer