Archive for the ‘Impact Investing Series’ Category

Over the past several years, no strategy for change has captured the imagination of philanthropy more than impact investing. In the United States and even more so in emerging markets, people and institutions with financial means are deploying those resources in new and sometimes innovative ways. Right or wrong, some of the newer players are [...]

This is post is part of an ongoing impact investing series on RE: Philanthropy.
In recent years, I have championed the potential of impact investing to unlock new forms and sources of capital for the social sector. But financial capital is just one piece of the puzzle. Through my work at the Rockefeller Foundation and more [...]

This is the first post in an ongoing impact investing series on RE: Philanthropy.
The new vision for the Council on Foundations, as President and CEO Vikki Spruill outlined in her blog post “Relevance + Network + Speed = Impact,” describes exactly how and why the Council is poised to support foundations interested in impact [...]

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Sally Migliore
Emmett Carson
Peter Brach
Robert Weaver
Sherry Ristau
Eileen Ellsworth
Elaine Gast Fawcett
Suzanne Stringfield
Matt Robertson
Stephanie de Wolfe
Darryl Lester
Steve Delfin
Dan Rader
Jacob Gayle
Oz Spies
Larry Kutner
Sandra Macias del Villar
John Kobara
Leanne Breiby
Ali Webb
Matthew Nelson
Angelle Fouther
Kendace Hall
Heather Lord
Vicki Rosenberg
Rhonda R. Mims
Nancy Henry
Valerie Batts
Michelle Bermudez
Ambrose Clancy
Conaway B. Haskins III
Philip L. Cochran
Deborah Ellwood
Jennifer Leonard
Cole Wilbur
Steven Lawrence
Judy Sjostedt
Nancy Van Milligen
Caroline Altman Smith
Pamela Flaherty
John Colgan
Michelle Zupan
Lucas Orwig
Christine Kendall
Peter Berliner
Jim Canales
Diana Sieger
Teri Behrens
Kate Nielsen
Dan Siegel and Jenny Yancey