The Israeli Ministry of Education, Municipality of Rahat and Social Finance Israel (SFI) announced today the launch of a Social Impact Bond [SIB] to increase the number of students graduating with advanced math in Rahat.
The Veterans CARE project is putting veterans with PTSD on the path to finding and retaining successful job opportunities in the northeastern US – underlining how the public, private and social sectors can come together to drive positive investment.
The man who has become known as “the father of impact investing” has called on leaders across business, government and civil society to join an “Impact Revolution”. Sir Ronald Cohen made the call to arms at the Global Steering Group for Impact Investing’s annual summit in Delhi.
The Opportunity Zones market cannot function efficiently without access to basic, transparent data about Opportunity Funds and their investments. In this letter, we propose that you instruct the Internal Revenue Service or another agency of the Department to collect this data.
Gathering baseline data on Opportunity Fund investments will allow policymakers, researchers, and community development practitioners to assess the short- and long-term impact of these flows of capital to underserved communities.