Impact Investing

Many funders are aligning the investment of their endowments with their mission and in so doing having a deeper impact then they might otherwise.

The following resources will be helpful for funders wishing to learn more about embarking on a strategy of impact investing:

MaRS Centre for Impact Investing

Community Foundations of CanadaImpact Investing for Board Members

Philanthropic Foundations of CanadaThe Impact Investing Guidebook for Foundations, Mission Investing for Foundations: The Legal Considerations –  A Report of Community Foundations of Canada and Philanthropic Foundations Canada by W. Laird Hunter, Q.C., Susan Manwaring and Margaret Mason

Greenchip FinancialAdopting Impact Investing Strategies: Lessons Learned from Pioneering Leaders