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Profit and Purpose: How Social Innovation is Transforming Business for Good

By Kyle Westaway | Oct. 15, 2014

Impact Investing

Foundation-Owned Social Enterprises: A New Way Forward?

A novel impact investment model can help social enterprises and foundations generate a high social return on investment.

By Mike Miesen | 6 | Aug. 4, 2014

Nonprofit Management

Leveraging Legacy Organizations

Part of a series of articles on helping mature organizations stay adaptive and increase their social impact.

By Heather McLeod Grant | 3 | Jul. 24, 2013

Impact Investing

Impact Investing Grows Up

The impact investing field is maturing as leaders of social innovation reflect on their experiences and research.

By Eric Nee | Nov. 14, 2012

Impact Investing

Closing the Pioneer Gap


Measuring Social Impact

A GPS for Social Impact


Impact Investing

Investing for the Safety Net

By Stefanos Zenios & Lyn Denend | 1 | Aug. 16, 2011

Impact Investing

Market-Minded Development

By Hima Batavia, Justin Chakma, Hassan Masum, & Peter Singer | 5 | Jan. 17, 2011

Staying Vibrant and Curious

Reviewed By Jacqueline Novogratz | 6 | Aug. 18, 2009

It’s the Destination

Reviewed By Pamela Hartigan | 4 | Mar. 5, 2009