Free TFR Webinar on Impact Investing, March 19, 2013

8 Mar

Register now for this informative, free webinar on impact investing generously underwritten by Breckinridge Capital Advisors and co-sponsored by Philanthropy Ohio.

The webinar is based on a recent article published in The Foundation Review, “Impact Investing: A 21st Century Tool to Attract and Retain Donors.” Authors, Amy Cheney, vice president for giving strategies, Kathy Merchant, president and CEO, and Robert Killins, program director, will share the Greater Cincinnati Foundation’s experiences. David Newton, board chair, and William Ginsberg, president and CEO, from the Community Foundation for Greater New Haven, bring board and staff perspectives to the challenges faced at the foundation over a period of several years as they worked to launch an impact investing program.

Please join us for an interactive session that promises to highlight on-the-ground realities of this trend in philanthropy.

The Foundation Review Webinar – Impact Investing: Lessons from the Field
March 19, 2013
1-2 p.m. ET
Register here.
Access the article Impact Investing (PDF).

Established in 1992 with support from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, the Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy promotes effective philanthropy, community improvement, and excellence in nonprofit leadership through teaching, research, and service. The Johnson Center is recognized for its applied research and professional development benefiting practitioners and nonprofits through its Community Research Institute, Frey Foundation Chair for Family Foundations and Philanthropy, The Foundation Review, The Grantmaking School, Johnson Center Philanthropy Archives and Library, and Nonprofit Services

Grand Valley State University is a four-year public university. It attracts more than 24,500 students with high quality programs and state-of-the-art facilities. Grand Valley is a comprehensive university serving students from all 83 Michigan counties and dozens of other states and foreign countries. Grand Valley offers 81 undergraduate and 29 graduate degree programs from campuses in Allendale, Grand Rapids and Holland, and from regional centers in Muskegon and Traverse City. The university is dedicated to individual student achievement, going beyond the traditional classroom experience, with research opportunities and business partnerships. Grand Valley employs more than 1,900 people and is committed to providing a fair and equitable environment for the continued success of all.

The Johnson Center receives ongoing support from the Doug & Maria DeVos Foundation,Dyer-Ives Foundation, Frey Foundation, Grand Rapids Community Foundation, and W.K. Kellogg Foundation.

For more information, contact Robert Shalett, communications director for the Johnson Center, at 616-331-7585.

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