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Want to really impact a community? Invest in a CDFI funding

Feb. 27, 2019 3:32 pm

Want to really impact a community? Invest in a CDFI

They finance small businesses, affordable housing for vulnerable populations, and community facilities that provide health care services in underserved communities.
PIDC is hoping to spur inclusive growth in Philly with those new Opportunity Zones method

Jan. 31, 2019 12:36 pm

PIDC is hoping to spur inclusive growth in Philly with those new Opportunity Zones

"With a strategic approach at the local level, Opportunity Zones can attract private investment to support and benefit — not displace — existing businesses, residents and neighborhoods."
Is deeper impact possible with program-related investments? method

Dec. 20, 2018 7:26 am

Is deeper impact possible with program-related investments?

The Common Market cofounder Haile Johnston argues yes: Here's what one of the social enterprise's foundation partners found out when it evaluated the efficacy of its own PRI.
Take this survey to put Philly on the social enterprise ecosystem map purpose

Nov. 28, 2018 10:49 am

Take this survey to put Philly on the social enterprise ecosystem map

"We’d like the rest of the world to know that Philadelphia has a strong impact sector that’s solving problems for itself and for the world," said ImpactPHL Program Manager Cory Donovan.
5 smart lessons about investing to end poverty in Philadelphia funding

Oct. 23, 2018 6:30 pm

5 smart lessons about investing to end poverty in Philadelphia

ImpactPHL's recent panel asked experts to share tips for managing cross-sector partnerships, building ethical development projects in low-income areas and more.
Shift Capital founder Brian Murray: ‘Kensington’s opportunity is Philadelphia’s opportunity’ funding

Oct. 22, 2018 3:07 pm

Shift Capital founder Brian Murray: ‘Kensington’s opportunity is Philadelphia’s opportunity’

The social impact real estate developer on building equitable communities with patient capital.
A quick guide to creating social impact with your personal finances funding

Oct. 19, 2018 10:56 am

A quick guide to creating social impact with your personal finances

First, consider balance and opportunity, writes investment advisor Greg Aloia.
Investors must move beyond innovation to achieve impact funding

Sep. 25, 2018 7:14 am

Investors must move beyond innovation to achieve impact

Ben Franklin Technology Partners President and CEO RoseAnn Rosenthal writes about the business community's embrace of the injunction to "do well by doing good."
Leader List 2018: Meet 12 people of color strengthening Philly’s social impact sector people

Aug. 31, 2018 12:45 pm

Leader List 2018: Meet 12 people of color strengthening Philly’s social impact sector

Nonprofit, philanthropy, local gov and biz pros working in the fields of hiring, women in leadership, social entrepreneurship, accessibility, criminal justice, LGBTQ, sustainability, leaders of color, community development, impact investing, civic tech and volunteerism.
Investing to end poverty: On fostering economic growth and mobility in Philadelphia funding

Aug. 29, 2018 12:30 pm

Investing to end poverty: On fostering economic growth and mobility in Philadelphia

Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia's community development advisor and outreach manager, Noelle St.Clair, writes about new models of moving capital for social good.

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