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Global Impact Investing Network

Global Impact Investing Network
Measuring Impact Measuring Impact and the Guidelines for Good Impact Practice were developed by the Impact Measurement Working Group of the Social Impact Investment Taskforce established by the UK’S presidency of the G8. It was co-chaired by the GIIN and New Philanthropy Capital (NPC). GIIN Webinar Series on the Social Impact Investment Taskforce and Working Groups Introducing the Impact Investing Benchmark The GIIN and Cambridge Associates launch the Impact Investing Benchmark, the first comprehensive analysis of the financial performance of market rate private equity and venture capital impact investing funds. New J.P. Morgan and GIIN Survey Released Eyes on the Horizon, the 2015 edition of the GIIN and J.P.

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Global Partnerships Named To List Of Top 50 Impact Investment Fund Managers Global Partnerships Named To List Of Top 50 Impact Investment Fund Managers Online press release Seattle, Wash., – Global Partnerships (GP), a Seattle-based nonprofit that invests in microfinance and other sustainable poverty solutions, was selected in the inaugural ImpactAssets 50, a list of leading private debt and equity fund managers that deliver social and environmental value in addition to financial returns. The list was announced today. “We are honored to be recognized as a leader among impact investors,” said Mark Coffey, chief investment officer for GP. Our Approach - One Earth Ventures Our Approach One Earth Ventures spends much of its time researching technology and executive teams that can make a difference in the world on a very large scale. We work with companies from early stage through all stages of growth and reinvention. We seek established companies seeking to improve their business processes, to grow and expand through channel partnerships and other forms of marketing, and want further business development, innovation, strategy and funding.

Home Get our email newsletter! Follow us on Twitter. Like us on Facebook. Join our group on LinkedIn. Impact Assets ImpactAssets Issue Briefs explore topics of interest to impact investors, wealth advisors and others active in the field of impact investing. They are offered as a resource to those seeking a deeper understanding of impact investing and of current issues being discussed by those active in the field. PDF ImpactAssets Issue Brief #1 Impact Assets Database ImpactAssets 50 Terms and Conditions ImpactAssets 50 does not recommend or offer specific funds or investment products for sale, but instead should be used by interested investors as a starting place for their own due diligence. Please contact firms directly for further information.

99,450 organizations worldwide Consultant/vendor to nonprofits joined about 15 hours ago Velvet Frame's mission is to align human aspirations with the evolution of natural systems by helping individuals and organizations to conceptualize and develop an ecological identity. New York, NY, US Last updated about 15 hours ago Social enterprise joined about 15 hours ago Tours for Humanity provides walking tours of Washington, DC and uses history to help by donating a portion of profits to charities fighting ignorance, poverty, & disease. Washington, DC, US Last updated about 15 hours ago Social enterprise joined about 16 hours ago Kotare Village is a self-reliant eco-village based on permaculture principles in rural New Zealand's Northern Hawke's Bay.It will be home for 30 families and the Koanga Institute's Centre for Regenerative Living. We are currently looking for like-minded people who want ...

About Us - One Earth Ventures Who We Are Climate change has arrived with a force and speed even more threatening than the worst-case scenarios predicted. Without intelligent solutions deployed aggressively, our planetary future looks grim. Green technology solutions that improve our biosphere are needed and must be supported as quickly as possible. The constant pressure to expand, consume and pollute in our limited, globally strained world, is killing us all. Humanity needs a new story and One Earth Ventures intends to be a part of it. The Social Enterprise Emerges in China Social enterprises in China are being shaped by several interconnecting forces: the country’s cultural and linguistic history, new state approaches to economic and social development, and the strategic framing of social enterprises by leaders and supporters. “In foreign countries, the charity has developed for hundreds of years and then the social enterprise organically came up. In China, we have everything within a few decades.

Global Impact Investing Network Financier and philanthropist Michael Milken shares his perspective with the GIIN community. Nick O’Donohoe, CEO of Big Society Capital (BSC), an independent financial institution established in 2012 to develop and shape a sustainable social investment market in the UK, shares his perspective with the GIIN community. In addition, BSC Board Chairman Sir Ronald Cohen adds his perspective, drawing on his experience with the development of the UK venture capital market. Lok Capital Vishal Mehta, Co-founder of Lok Capital, an Indian venture capital firm that invests in enterprises serving the lower income and base of the economic pyramid population segments, shares his perspective with the GIIN community. Morgan Stanley

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Apply for Texas Grants - Communities Foundation of Texas What We Fund There are three areas in which you can apply for a grant: Community Impact Grants Issue-specific grants focused on: A guide to Social Business by Banksy What is Social Business? There are many definitions and there will be many more to come as the social space evolves. It is certainly not a new business concept but it is still very new to most companies. And in the absence of a definite guide to social business, many continue to struggle to understand it.