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The Enterprise Center’s $1M initiative aims to transform Black and brown cleaning businesses into certified disinfectors purpose

Jan. 6, 2021 12:00 pm

The Enterprise Center’s $1M initiative aims to transform Black and brown cleaning businesses into certified disinfectors

While 'Pro Disinfect' seeks a very specific outcome, it holds potential as a replicable and scalable model for racial equity, says ImpactPHL guest columnist John Moore.
Integrating values into investment decisions has multiple benefits purpose

Aug. 28, 2020 10:03 am

Integrating values into investment decisions has multiple benefits

It is a worthy exercise to screen out securities based upon business activities or hiring practices that are inconsistent with an investors’ belief system, says ImpactPHL columnist Adam Landau.
An investors’​ guide to investing for racial equity method

Jul. 1, 2020 4:30 pm

An investors’​ guide to investing for racial equity

"It’s time to center the Black community and those previously marginalized from planning and decision making tables," says guest columnist Kristin Hull.
Seizing an opportunity for success in growing small businesses purpose

Dec. 27, 2019 8:30 am

Seizing an opportunity for success in growing small businesses

Regulatory adjustments could accelerate the creation of OZ funds that would attract capital to high-impact ventures in distressed places, says Margaret Berger Bradley in this guest post from ImpactPHL Perspectives.
Nonprofit pros honed their entrepreneurial skills at the recent Tech in the Commons purpose

Oct. 18, 2019 3:10 pm

Nonprofit pros honed their entrepreneurial skills at the recent Tech in the Commons

Seventy-five people registered to gather at MakeOffices on October 16, to hear three experts talk about measuring impact, tailoring an ask, and when to pursue private rather than foundation funding.
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.
Foundations’ 21st-century obligation: Align your endowments with mission method

May 23, 2019 2:53 pm

Foundations’ 21st-century obligation: Align your endowments with mission

Laura Kind McKenna: Foundations generally invest 5% for mission-first outcomes and 95% for finance-first outcomes ... changing this status-quo is not only philanthropy’s greatest 21st-century opportunity but our most critical obligation.
Carey Morgan leaves New Century Trust for Livelihood, the financial advising company she’s cofounded people

May 17, 2019 10:09 am

Carey Morgan leaves New Century Trust for Livelihood, the financial advising company she’s cofounded

Morgan and Megan Kiesel started their company because they believe charitable organizations and their employees aren't particularly well-served by the financial services industry.
Social enterprise Treatmint Box got a deal on Project Runway: Fashion Startup funding

Dec. 28, 2016 11:13 am

Social enterprise Treatmint Box got a deal on Project Runway: Fashion Startup

Founder Kimberly Fink appeared on the Lifetime TV series earlier this month.
Investors’ Circle received $3M to polish their social entrepreneurs funding

Nov. 30, 2016 12:46 pm

Investors’ Circle received $3M to polish their social entrepreneurs

A legacy gift from the Hitachi Foundation will allow the national impact investor network to help its portfolio entrepreneurs run their businesses better.

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