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Reinvestment Fund’s HFFI supports food access across the nation purpose

Sep. 19, 2019 2:53 pm

Reinvestment Fund’s HFFI supports food access across the nation

“The context for why there are food access gaps is really different between rural Alaska and the west side of Chicago, but HFFI is a very flexible tool.” says program director Molly Hartman.
Impact investing: Aligning financial and impact investment risk purpose

Aug. 29, 2019 8:07 am

Impact investing: Aligning financial and impact investment risk

Michael Cosack and Jeremy Bach examine the reasons for the slow adoption of impact investing in this guest post from ImpactPHL Perspectives.
11 free trainings and webinars taking place in August purpose

Aug. 1, 2019 8:00 am

11 free trainings and webinars taking place in August

Deepen your knowledge base, stoke your passions, maybe even learn how to save a life.
One year into the PhilaImpact Fund, a look at impacts purpose

Jul. 26, 2019 12:00 pm

One year into the PhilaImpact Fund, a look at impacts

Pedro Ramos and Don Hinkle-Brown say its achievements "make it clear that donors and investors in our region are committed to increasing the vitality of our region through community investment."
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.

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