Latest Posts

Among Foundations, Who’s the Biggest Impact Investor?

July 29, 2016 11:53 pm Published by

Figuring out which foundations engage in the most impact investing is not so easy. While some reports, like a 2015 study by the Center for Effective Philanthropy, have gauged how widespread this practice has become in foundations, actual dollar amounts are still hard to come by—unlike annual grantmaking tallies, which are readily available. That’s too bad, since it makes it hard to compare institutions on impact investing or otherwise track a growing stream of foundation dollars.

Source: Among Foundations, Who’s the Biggest Impact Investor?  – Inside Philanthropy – Inside Philanthropy

How innovative strategies can bridge the skills gap in the U.S.

November 17, 2015 10:29 pm Published by

In recent years the global philanthropic community has been experimenting with new ways to maximize impact by engaging the full spectrum of financial tools, including grants, debt and equity. At JPMorgan Chase & Co. we are taking a similar approach to our own portfolio of mission-driven investments to ensure that we are using our capital to achieve the greatest social and environmental benefit.

In that spirit, JPMorgan Chase has committed $5 million to Vital Healthcare Capital (V-Cap), an organization that supports quality healthcare and good front-line healthcare jobs in low-income communities. In cities across the country the healthcare sector is booming, bringing with it millions of new jobs.

Source: How innovative strategies can bridge the skills gap in the U.S. | JPMorgan Chase & Co.


PRI News from...


Kresge Foundation


Social Entrepreneurship
Spotlight



Black Country Social Enterprises Bag SEWM Awards


Social enterprise triumvirate from the Black Country were recognized as the main winners at the Social Enterprise West Midlands (SEWM)-backed event.




Social Sector Jobs

  Social Services Jobs
  Education Jobs
  Foundation Related Jobs
  Fundraising & Development Jobs
  Social Services Employment


Federal Government Grant and Assistance Programs


Transport of Transuranic Wastes to the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant: States and Tribal Concerns, Prop | Marketing Agreements and Orders | Sea Grant Support | Weather and Air Quality Research | Road Maintenance_Indian Roads | Veterans Transportation Program | Protection of Voting Rights | Increasing Public Awareness of Recreational Opportunities at Reclamation Reservoirs for Physically C | | Site Style by YAML | Grants.gov | Grants | Grants News | Sitemap | Privacy Policy

Edited by: Michael Saunders

© 2008-2024 Copyright Michael Saunders