Understanding Collective Impact

In a previous blog post, we’ve already explored the use of social impact bonds as an alternative means of financing socially driven projects. A corollary to social impact bonds is the concept of collective impact. Whereas social impact bonds are the means to achieve some...

Get With the Program: Private Foundations & Program Related Investments

Many foundations are unaware of the numerous options they have in meeting their 5% annual payout. Although grants and contracts substantiate a majority of those payouts, Program Related Investments (or “PRIs”) are an alternative means by which foundations can get creative in how they administer...