Invest in where you know: Impact investors rediscover the power of ‘place’

  • Place-based impact investing... A new report from the Urban Institute, produced in collaboration with the MacArthur Foundation and Mission Investors Exchange, highlights nearly two dozen place-based impact investing initiatives in communities across the nation.

Capital from $100 million ‘Quality Jobs Fund’ starts to flow

  • Loan leveraging... The $3.2 million investment will allow Pacific Community Ventures to make $5 million in loans and support the creation of 5,000 jobs.
  • Community development finance… Pacific Community Ventures earlier this year secured financing from JPMorgan Chase’s Entrepreneurs of Color Fund.