ABA 2023 BLS Meeting: Creative Philanthropy

The American Bar Association 2023 Business Law Section Spring Meeting featured a session on Creative Philanthropy: Impact (ESG) Investing, Donor Advised Funds, Program Related Investments and More moderated by JJ Harwayne Leitner and presented by Jinna Kwak (Adler & Colvin) and Matt Topham (Gates Foundation). Here are some highlights and links to additional resources: Impact […]

Investor2Invest Impact Investing Event

Yesterday, Erin, Michele, and I attended Investor2Invest: An Afternoon of Connecting to Impact organized by ImpactAssets, SV2 – Silicon Valley Social Venture Fund, and Toniic. While listening to the different panels, I considered my own thoughts about impact investing. Impact Investing Impact investing used to be seen as investing for a blended social and financial […]

SOCAP 11: Money + Meaning = ?

The 2011 Social Capital Markets Conference (SOCAP) kicked off last night in San Francisco.  While I unfortunately can't attend the event due to scheduling conflicts, I'll be closely following the news and information coming out of SOCAP.  For those not attending, you can watch the main stage panels on Livestream here starting this morning at 9 […]