Impact Investing

Oct
31

Opportunity Zones: Can Foundations Help Communities Get Ready?

October 31, 2018,
10:45am to 12:15pm
PDT
Online

With the passage of last year’s tax code overhaul, Congress created Opportunity Zones—areas in low-income census tracks designated by governors, where private equity investors can invest capital gains in new development ventures in exchange for tax forgiveness after 10 years. However, now that proposed regulations have been released, speculation remains as to whether Opportunity Zones will catalyze needed community infrastructure and economic development opportunities for the people who are residents and small business owners who live in these Zones.  

Sep
10-11

Mission Investing Institute for Community Foundations

September 10, 2015 (All day) to September 11, 2015 (All day)
Southfield, MI

The Mission Investing Institute for Community Foundations will provide community foundation professionals and trustees with an interactive learning environment facilitated by veteran mission investors, issue experts, and experienced foundation professionals. Participants will learn how to develop and implement place-based mission investing strategies and programs and how to address organizational issues and challenges.

May
28

Points of Light Civic Accelerator "CivicX Café"

May 28, 2015,
4:00pm to 6:00pm
PDT
Seattle

The CivicX Café is a unique twist on the typical accelerator “Demo Night.” It is an unique opportunity for impact investment, venture philanthropy, foundation, and CSR professionals to connect with promising impact entrepreneurs and share insights and feedback around their informal pitch through structured, coffee-shop style conversations in a casual setting.

May
28

Restorative Finance: A Conversation With Richard Woo and Andrea Armeni

May 28, 2015,
12:00pm to 1:30pm
PDT
Seattle

UPDATE:We were able to find a larger space at the Pacific Tower to invite everyone who've expressed interest in attending. Email Shiho Fuyuki or call 206-535-2941 to register or if you have any questions.
Join Philanthropy Northwest, Mission Investors Exchange and The Russell Family Foundation for an engaging lunch conversation about impact investments, community engagement and social justice with Andrea Armeni, cofounder and executive director of Transform Finance.

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