Philanthropy Impact

Inspiring philanthropy and social investment across borders, sectors and causes

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Thoughtful Philanthropy
By encouraging your clients’ millennial children to think about philanthropy now, you stand a better chance of keeping them as clients in the future.
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Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN)
Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN) network are releasing their report on The State of Impact Measurement and Management Practice . The report provides a comprehensive survey of the state of...
Expert opinion
By encouraging your clients’ millennial children to think about philanthropy now, you stand a better chance of keeping them as clients in the future. Over 90% of heirs will change...
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The Philanthropy Workshop
TPW's “Going Beyond Giving" Report seeks to better understand high and ultra-high net worth philanthropists' motivations, actions, and practices. It is the first study to include a sample of TPW's...
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Athena Capital Advisors LLC
The potential of impact investing is often illustrated in stories of individual investments. New entrants to the field and experienced participants alike are drawn to the idea of putting capital...
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ABN AMRO
The Dutch market for social impact bonds (SIBs) is still in its infancy, but its potential to grow into a key public sector funding instrument prompted ABN AMRO to investigate...
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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EVPA
This paper investigates the venture philanthropy strategies of foundations. We identified six strategies of foundations engaging in venture philanthropy and explain them through case studies of four foundations based in...
Book List
The author, a successful and award-winning social entrepreneur, says this is the book that he wishes had been available when he embarked on his first social enterprise. It draws on the experience of 25 social entrepreneurs and provides inspiration and...

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