Philanthropy Impact

Inspiring philanthropy and social investment across borders, sectors and causes

Resources

Report
Toniic
Toniic Institute, the global action community for impact investors, released T100: Launch – Insights from the Frontier of Impact Investing . It is the first report in a longitudinal study...
Report
EVPA
The European association for social (impact) investors and venture philanthropists, is releasing its latest report capturing the learnings and findings of ten years of practice: A Practical Guide to Venture...
Expert opinion
Be big, bold and don't trust convention if you want to make a change for the good says Jake Hayman
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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.
Report
European Venture Philanthropy Association (EVPA)
The European venture philanthropy and social investment sector continues to evolve rapidly and is becoming more sophisticated in the use of instruments to generate greater societal impact, the second annual...
Report
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...
Definition
An approach to charitable giving that applies venture capital investment principles – such as long-term investment and hands-on support – to the citizen sector.
Venturesome (CAF)
Organisation
Venturesome is the social investment arm of the Charities Aid Foundation (CAF). It provides risk capital and financial advice to small- and medium-sized charities and other social enterprises. Over £7.25m has been committed to 150 charities since its launch in 2002, of which £4.7m has already been recycled.