Categorized as: Current Partners, Job Creation, Latin America, Latin America, Our Partners, Poverty Alleviation, Social-Impact Investments, Social-impact investments, Stories, Storytelling on October 13, 2018.
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
Categorized as: Grantees, Job Creation, Social-Impact Investments
Description Beneficial Returns is an impact investment fund designed to support the growth of leading social enterprises in emerging markets. They get social entrepreneurs the long-term debt they need to grow, and offer the opportunity for philanthropists to invest a...Read more
Categorized as: Africa, Grantees, Job Creation, Legacy Partners, Social-Impact Investments
Description Jibu was founded in 2012 and is an organization that is working to provide safe drinking water at an affordable price in developing countries throughout East Africa. They build locally owned businesses, develop local socially responsible leaders, forge new...Read more
Categorized as: Current Partners, Grantees, Job Creation, Latin America, Legacy Partners, Poverty Alleviation, Social-Impact Investments
Description Working Capital for Community Needs, or WCCN, was founded in 1984 and since has been working toward economic development through impact investing in impoverished areas in several countries throughout Latin America. They empower low-income entrepreneurs...Read more