Philanthropy Impact

Inspiring philanthropy and social investment across borders, sectors and causes

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Social Finance Group
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Social Finance is a not for profit organisation that partners with the government, the social sector and the financial community to find better ways of tackling social problems in the UK and...

A practical guide to planning and managing an impactful exit
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Effective exit planning is crucial to sustain social impact in a project.

This EVPA guide proposes some guidance on how organisations can think ahead of time to plan an exit strategy from their investments, while best maintaining the social impact originally planned. An exit of funders in this field presents risks different and complex than the traditional field of investment and in its worst case, could threaten the survival of some social partners. 

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Is Impact Investing really the miracle cure for societal problems? Can it really allow private sponsors and individuals to make money and save the world at the same time?

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SharedImpact
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SharedImpact is the world's first global donor-advised fund - a network of charities created to foster strategic philanthropy and impact investment around the world, by making it easier for...

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SharedImpact, is a network of charities looking to foster social impact investment by making it easier for donors, investors and charitable organizations to connect, give and receive donations....

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Bridges Ventures
We are pleased to present a new subject paper, authored by Clara Barby (Birdges IMPACT+) and Mads Pederson (UBS) as part of the Asset Allocation Working Group’s contributions to the...
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Social Enterprise UK
Social enterprise is a movement unified by a single propposition: that we can change the world by changing the way we do business. The 2013 State of the Social Enterprise...
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Centre for Social and Sustainable Products (CSSP)
This year the Enabling Microfinance Fund (EMF) initiative celebrates its 6th anniversary. To mark this special occasion, the Enabling Microfinance Foundation and CSSP AG Liechtenstein hosted an event on 19th May 2014 in London to launch a new guide to philanthropy: My Impact - Fundamentals of Modern Philanthropy.