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Place-Based Impact Investing 101: How local dollars can be deployed to benefit local communities funding

Jul. 17, 2018 10:00 am

Place-Based Impact Investing 101: How local dollars can be deployed to benefit local communities

Wharton Social Impact Initiative's Sherryl Kuhlman and Nick Ashburn on CDFIs, Low-Income Housing Tax Credits and pay for success financing.
Reinvestment Fund just launched a new kind of ‘pay for success’ project funding

Jun. 15, 2017 12:55 pm

Reinvestment Fund just launched a new kind of ‘pay for success’ project

The Center City impact firm is overseeing a $10 million pooled fund. It's the next chapter in Pennsylvania's pay for success saga — and it aims to be a national model.
5 stories we fawned over in 2016 results

Dec. 29, 2016 12:14 pm

5 stories we fawned over in 2016

The stories we're most proud of from the past year.
Pay for success does not always mean ‘everybody wins’ funding

Oct. 9, 2016 1:22 pm

Pay for success does not always mean ‘everybody wins’

Neither in theory nor in practice. Pennsylvania is set to launch two pay for success programs in 2017.
Center for Employment Opportunities just keeps getting that social innovation money funding

Jul. 15, 2016 12:50 pm

Center for Employment Opportunities just keeps getting that social innovation money

The re-entry nonprofit just got a boost from federal dollars dispersed through the Nonprofit Finance Fund.
Is Philadelphia City Hall ready for the next big wave in how social services get done? results

Jul. 8, 2016 11:15 am

Is Philadelphia City Hall ready for the next big wave in how social services get done?

Social impact leaders say a funding model called 'pay for success' that matches investors, impact innovators and governments together is the next big thing. GreenLight Fund Philadelphia Director Omar Woodward says Philly's city government needs to be prepared.
Here’s what Pa. can learn from the first 10 U.S. pay for success projects funding

Jun. 20, 2016 11:33 am

Here’s what Pa. can learn from the first 10 U.S. pay for success projects

There's no one-size-fits-all for the cross-sector funding model, but Pennsylvania should leverage the working relationship between partners Social Finance and Center for Employment Opportunities.
This is what Pa. can do to rally investors around its new pay for success projects funding

Jun. 1, 2016 3:03 pm

This is what Pa. can do to rally investors around its new pay for success projects

The state is launching twin projects to lower recidivism rates, and partners are expecting capital to flow in from investors. Here's how they can make sure that happens.
This funding strategy is suffering from terminology-itis funding

Apr. 20, 2016 12:51 pm

This funding strategy is suffering from terminology-itis

Like many other social impact concepts, 'pay for success' is a difficult strategy to communicate. But the means to an end is what should bend the taxpayer's ear.
This will be the state’s biggest social impact project ever. How will Philly fit? funding

Apr. 12, 2016 12:56 pm

This will be the state’s biggest social impact project ever. How will Philly fit?

Two "pay for success" initiatives will work to cut recidivism rates and government spending. Philadelphia will be involved in some way, though it's unclear as to what extent.

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