Impact Investing and Racial Equity: Foundations Leading the Way
This article is part of a 10-week series on racial equity and impact investing co-presented by Mission Investors Exchange and Stanford Social Innovation Review. The series titled, 'How Foundations Are Using Impact Investing to Advance Racial Equity,' features 10 foundations who have made committments and deployed strategies to address issues of racial equity through their impact investing practices.
Click here for the more information on the series, including a list of contributors.
In this article, MIE CEO Matt Onek introduces the series and presents the landscape of impact investments that MIE-member foundations are using to advance racial equity, illustrating the broad range of approaches that any foundation can use. He considers the flow of capital — who allocates it, who receives it and who ultimately benefits from it, citing examples from the foundations contributing to the series.
See below for a link to the full article.