A nice mention of the Good Capital Project and Total Impact in a recent Philadelphia Enquirer article.Read More
Updates, News, and Reports from the Good Capital Project
In the months leading up to Total Impact we will be interviewing key leaders in the space who have partnered with us to help grow the impact investing space through this event. This week we feature our conversation with John Morris, Managing Partner & Board Member of the SOCAP Group and a member of the Good Capital Project Design Lab.Read More
The Good Capital Project’s inaugural Total Impact event will convene April 26 and 27, 2018 at the Cira Centre in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The GCP (a SOCAP initiative) has invited impact investing pioneers and experienced practitioners including Jim Sorenson, Sorenson Impact Center; John Moore, Investors' Circle; Brian Trelstad, Bridges Fund Management; Veronica Olazabal, The Rockefeller Foundation; Harry Halloran, Halloran Philanthropies and others to share their expertise with Total Impact attendees. This event is designed for financial advisors and investors who want to create social impact within their portfolios, but need a better understanding of today’s best practices, executable strategies and ideas to incorporate impact into portfolios.Read More
Stories about growing demand for impact investing abound, but there are too many soundbites about social impact that focus narrowly on a single enterprise. Unfortunately, even within the community dedicated to growing the impact investment space, too much emphasis has been placed on individual ventures or products. The Good Capital Project, a SOCAP initiative, heard loud and clear that more advisors and investors need a way to learn the broader taxonomy of the impact space. To answer that call GCP is launching Total Impact, a new conference series dedicated to practical education and advice for investors and advisors to adopt more socially responsible investment strategies across asset classes.Read More
Thank you for your involvement with the Good Capital Project over the last several months. We deeply appreciate your time, interest, feedback, and ideas.
Our Grand Challenge design sessions, workshops, and one-on-one interactions with you, helped us identify and understand the critical challenges of the impact industry and their likely solutions. The GCP Design Lab is now advancing to the prototype stage wherein it will develop – in partnership and collaboration with other stakeholders – prototypes of initiatives to address some of these challenges.
It's SOCAP time!
On Tuesday, October 10 Good Capital Project is hosting design workshops titled “Education Programs to scale impact investing”, and “The Impact Economy Supply Chain” at 12:30 pm and 2:30 pm respectively. The first workshop is the natural progression of our discussions surrounding “Creating Shared Understanding”, “Impact Measurement & Management”, and “Enabling the Entrepreneur” in which time and again stakeholders across the spectrum, have reiterated the critical need of accessible, and comprehensive education programs that meet the requirements of different audience sets.
The second workshop integrates the recurring themes of our other three Grand Challenges - “Efficient Product Design & Distribution”, “Investable Solutions”, and “Legal Structures & Policy” and we have curated experienced voices who work at different stages of the impact value chain, to provide a complete perspective on the current baseline and to brainstorm optimal ways to achieve scale. Please find more details here.
You will also find us at booth # 9. We would love to say hello and hear your thoughts, recommendations, and partnership ideas.
We appreciate your involvement with Good Capital Project and look forward to continuing our engagement at SOCAP.
Here's to a great week at SOCAP!
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GRI is an international independent organization that helps businesses, governments and other organizations understand and communicate the impact of business on critical sustainability issues such as climate change, human rights, corruption and many others.Read More
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