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Charities Focus on Social Investment as a Finance Tool

Charity organizations in the UK have been using the social investment market to raise funds in the past few years. This is part of a larger trend in UK charities, which are moving away from...more

Social Impact Bonds Ready for Prime TIme

Attempts have been made to address some issues of social impact bonds. Immediate savings for the commissioner has been looked into by providers developing SIBs. Social impact bonds remain the best...more

Impact Investing and Private Foundations

More than 135 attendees learned about responsible and impact investing at a recent symposium organized by Bryan Cave and co-presented by Fordham University's Gabelli School of Business. The...more

How To Hit The Ground Running With Impact Investing

A new study was done on investment patterns and relations to social entrepreneurship. The study found that eight out of 10 investors rank how companies approach human rights, equality and eradicating...more




Largest Foundation Support for Public Affairs and Society Benefit for 2012

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Rank
Foundation
Grants
Total Given
1
577
199,762,778
3
182
83,636,647

Find Top Fifty Foundation Givers

Source: Foundation Stats (Foundation Center) / CC BY-NC-SA 4.0



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Social Entrepreneur Gains 15 Lessons Learned from Kickstarter Project

Social Entrepreneur Gains 15 Lessons Learned from Kickstarter Project
Meredith Ramirez Talusan, social entrepreneur andĀ co-founder of theĀ Ricefield Collective, gained 15 lessons from her experiences...



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