An accelerator that helps tech nonprofits develop their products and raise grant money, Fast Forward, has attracted $1.25 million in philanthropic funding of its own.
“BlackRock getting into impact is a signal to the market that sustainable investing is becoming mainstream.”
Meet Jalak Jobanputra, founder of Future\Perfect Ventures. Jobanputra was previously a VC at Intel Capital, and was an investment banker at Lehman Brothers by Steven Loeb on June 10, 2016
Panelists at the 2016 Social Innovation Summit say virtual reality, smartphones and open data initiatives can help nonprofits and NGOs effect social change.
A new kind of investor, the private foundation, is looking for promising startups and entrepreneurs that harness the power of markets to benefit the poor.
After working for many years to invest in social enterprises helping the developing world, Jacqueline Novogratz’s Acumen is now looking at America’s own problems.
How a mobile device might save the world. Or at least a mom-to-be in Morocco.
Intuition alone is often not a good strategy to maximize charitable impact.