Our latest report is a valuable resource to help investors reduce risks, improve investment performance and uncover investment opportunities, while positively contributing to gender and racial equity, and diversity and inclusion outcomes.
We continue to support social enterprises that are delivering creative solutions and having a significant and lasting impact on the communities they serve. In this newsletter, we share details of our latest Growth Grant recipients who are doing just that in the disability, health and housing sectors.
Our Growth Grants will continue to be available this financial year thanks to the extension of the Department of Social Services’ Sector Readiness Fund, and we congratulate our final round of recipients of the Resilience Grant.
COVID-19 has increased the pressure on the Australia Government's budget and heightened the focus on the outcomes delivered from spending. Here are the five funding commitments we'd like to see in this year's budget.
After four years as Chief Executive Officer at Impact Investing Australia Sally McCutchan will step down next month. In her tenure we have experienced an acceleration of impact investing in Australia which is due in no small part to Sally's vision and determination to grow the sector.
If there is a silver lining from an otherwise challenging 2020 it is the widespread shift of focus from purely financial and economic returns to those that also improve social and environmental outcomes.
Congratulations to our two most recent growth grant awardees - Refugee Talent and Nightingale Housing - both bring creative solutions that will have a significant and lasting impact on the communities they serve.