100% for Philanthropic Impact: Beneficial Returns

100% for Philanthropic Impact: Beneficial Returns

Categorized as: , , , , , , , , , on October 13, 2018. Related Grantee: Beneficial Returns.

Impact Investing. Image Source: The Daily Journalist Editor’s Note:  Skees Family Foundation partnered with Beneficial Returns by investing a portion of our endowment with their impact investing loan fund in 2017. This move aligns our investment activities with our...Read more
2017 Annual Report: Our Partners and Updates

2017 Annual Report: Our Partners and Updates

Categorized as: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on January 6, 2018.

Editor’s Note: And so, it is here. A New Year has arrived and for many, this year represents a chance to turn a page and start anew. For our family and for many in our community, 2017 was a year of great loss and turmoil. We meet 2018 with a renewed sense of...Read more
Amazing Partners Doing Amazing Work: Partner Updates Q3 and Q4-2017

Amazing Partners Doing Amazing Work: Partner Updates Q3 and Q4-2017

Categorized as: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on November 25, 2017.

Editor’s Note: One of the most rewarding aspects of working in a small family foundation like ours, is seeing the hard work and passion of our grantee partners generate real change and opportunity in the communities in which they live and work. As part of our...Read more
Impact Investing: A Movement That’s Changing the Investment World

Impact Investing: A Movement That’s Changing the Investment World

Categorized as: , , , & Tagged as: , , , on October 21, 2017.

Editor’s Note: Although our foundation had taken some steps toward impact investing in the past, as CFO and Director, I’ve recently had the opportunity to delve deeper into the field more deeply this year, as we move into more strategic investing of our corpus....Read more