Social sector organizations are increasingly turning to impact investments as an additional funding source to supplement the funds raised through traditional fundraising and grant methods. Impact investors provide capital in return for expectations of financial returns from businesses whose primary focus is on generating positive social change. LawForChange has compiled some resources to help social sector organizations better understand the types of impact investments available and the legal implications for organizations seeking and receiving these investments.
What is it? How does it work? Impact investors provide funding to social sector companies. As the sector evolves, so do the investment mechanisms available. The links on this page provide a general overview of impact investing.
Resources for Investors & Entrepreneurs. These guides should provide some initial information for investors and entrepreneurs as well as some insight into the minds of the party on the other side of the table.
Other Impact Investment Resources. These links will direct you to some of the other pertinent resource libraries available on the internet. If you can't find an answer to your question in these resources, feel free to Ask the Experts!
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