Jessica Jackley Flannery
Co-founder & Chief Marketing Officer, KIVA
Manager, Vancity & Citizens Bank
US-based, Nonprofit Finance Fund CEO, Antony Bugg-Levine, explores how impact investing can contribute to creating sustainable value in the Canadian society. Bugg-Levine draws upon global trends to help answer this question during the Canadian launch of his groundbreaking book, Impact Investing: Transforming How We Make Money While Making a Difference (betterworldbooks.com/impact-investing-id-0470907215.aspx).
Offering answers to the question, "So why do we need social finance?" our panel, covering real estate, environment and social business, will share their perspectives on the need for social finance at project, infrastructure, and community levels. From this session you'll deepen your understanding on the breadth and impact of social finance and take away some key talking points to help convey the message to others.
Bill Young (moderator)
President and CEO, Social Capital Partners
CEO, Toronto Social Housing
ED, Windfall Ecology Centre
Chair, Community Power Fund
Finance Director, Evergreen Brick Works
L’Art du développement
In this video, Phillips Hager & North Vice-President, Ann Jackson welcomes the audience to the Impact Investing breakfast on December 1st, 2010 at the MaRS Discovery District. Ann introduces Dr. Tessa Hebb, Director of the Carleton Centre for Community Innovation. Dr. Hebb provides an overview of impact investing and gives the audience context for the discussion to follow.
Centre for Impact Investing
The Centre for Impact Investing is a social finance hub and project incubator that acts as a neutral collaboration space for all sectors—government, community and private—to strengthen our collective ability to mobilize private capital for public good.
This channel presents videos that the Centre has produced.