Find out how DCF used Pay for Success to improve outcomes for Connecticut families and how you can tap into a new federal program that provides $100 million to support new state and local Pay for Success initiatives.
Social Finance has built a unique niche in the impact investing ecosystem since our founding in 2011. In pioneering Pay for Success, we’ve developed a high-impact investment tool that we believe can guide the way as the field considers what true impact looks like and how to measure it.
The U.S. Department of Treasury released a Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) for up to $66.3M in funding for state and local Pay for Success projects. To help governments prepare an application for Results Act funds, we are hosting the Results Act Incubator, which will provide free technical assistance to up to four government partners interested in accessing this funding....
We are excited to announce the launch of our Results Act Incubator, which will provide free technical assistance to up to four government partners interested in accessing the $100 million in federal funding made available through the Social Impact Partnerships to Pay for Results Act.
This chapter of Investing in America’s Workforce: Improving Outcomes for Workers and Employers was written by Social Finance’s Nirav Shah. The book identifies specific workforce development programs and policies that provide positive returns to society, to employers, and to job seekers.
Social Finance and Bank of America November 7, 2018
With the recent movement around outcomes, nonprofits are being asked to use data—and where possible, evidence on the impact of their programming—to create a new kind of narrative around their organizations’ results.
As it grows, the industry continues to grapple with the challenge of impact reporting. Investors are increasingly seeking information about the measurable impact of their dollars, which drives the fundamental question how do practitioners accurately measure the impact of an investment?