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Two Years On, Foundations Stand By Issuing Bonds In Pandemic
Foundation: Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, MacArthur Foundation, Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors, Bush Foundation, California Endowment, Ford Foundation, Rockefeller Foundation, Kellogg Foundation, Lilly Endowment

When the Ford Foundation took the unprecedented step in June 2020 of issuing $1 billion in debt to help stabilize other nonprofits, it delighted investors and inspired several other large foundations...more

Startup Software Partnership Enables Dynamic Support For Texas A&M Spinouts

"We anticipate this effort will propel our startups toward success at an even faster rate." So says Saraubh Biswas, director of Texas A&M's Office of Commercialization and Entrepreneurship, in...more

How Web3 Could Democratize Donations

Decentralized autonomous organizations (DAO) and nonfungible token creators fundraise and contribute cryptocurrency to charity. DAOs are systems of token-powered self-governance. Successfully...more

Make Real-world Change Happen With Your Dollars

If you're looking to make a positive social and environmental impact on the planet, there's a growing number of ways you can do so with your money. One of the fastest-growing areas of investment...more

Nine Birthday Wishes As Big Society Capital Turns 10

There's a new player in the world of impact investing, and it's a London-based firm called Big Society Capital. The idea is to invest in projects that have a positive impact on the world and get a...more

How Cities Are Creating The Conditions For Urban Innovation

Technology was not top of the agenda for European digitalisation leaders gathered in Barcelona. Instead, a focus was on laying the right foundations for cross-city innovation. BIT Habitat is a...more

Social Enterprise Fund Targets 'purpose-driven' Businesses Hit By Covid And Cost-of-living Crisis

During the COVID 19 pandemic, Scotland's third sector was a "critical community lifeline," says Chris Jamieson, head of investments at Social Investment Scotland, but "the end of lockdown hasn't...more

Meet The Girls Who Are Saving The World

Elizabeth Nyamwange, a 16-year-old from Byron, Ill., is the winner of HP's Girls Save the World program, which aims to empower female environmentalists and social entrepreneurs around the world,...more

New Fund Aims To Level Social Investment Playing Field

There's a new social investment fund out there, and it's designed to help more women, minorities, and people with disabilities. Big Issue Invest, Unpi Invest, and Shift have teamed up to create...more

New AI-powered Philanthropy & Impact Investing Platform Set To Accelerate Social Impact

Deep Knowledge Philanthropy, a subsidiary of Deep Knowledge Group, has announced the launch of its AI-powered Philanthropic & Impact Investing Platform. The platform harnesses the power of big...more




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