October 16, 2011
Foundations Urged to Seek Social Returns on Investments
The sharp distinction between money that is invested for a financial return and charitable gifts to help solve social problems is anachronistic, argue the authors of a new book, Impact Investing: Transforming How We Make Money While Making a Difference.
In an interview, Antony Bugg-Levine, who has been appointed as the new leader of the Nonprofit Finance Fund, which offers consulting services and loans to charities, and Jed Emerson, executive vice president of
The Philanthropy 400