New York, March 26-28
The 2 ½ day training will be held at Ford Foundation’s Center for Social Justice on E 43rd Street, covering the essentials of impact investing. The Institute is for staff of foundations or other philanthropic asset owners who are new to the field — whether they’re starting a program from scratch or joining an established program. If there are individuals in your network who could benefit from the Institute, we are happy to offer this referral discount and would be grateful if you could share the opportunity— you can find summary information at the end of this email, along with information on how to apply the discount. GCRI members receive a $200 discount off the non-member rate. Registration for the Institute closes March 11th. Visit here for more information and to register. Contact Nancy Wolanski for information on accessing discount. Nancy.email@example.com
Read this story from Tina Wahl, President of the Barra Foundation, who credits the 2016 Mission Investing Institute with giving her the tools that enabled her to steer the Barra Foundation towards their first mission-related investment. Read this summary of themes and lessons learned from the 2017 Mission Investing Institute, in Troy Michigan.