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Noyes in Action on Mission-Related Investing

Impact Investing 201: Making It Work

Council on Foundation Family Philanthropy Conference
January 28, 2013

This session focused on how to operationalize impact investing strategy, including clarifying goals for mission investing, ensuring alignment between foundation’s investment policy and its mission and values, getting buy-in from board and staff, gauging internal capacity vs. the cost of using external resources and advisers, and adopting appropriate policies and procedures. 

Presenter 
Victor De Luca, President, Jessie Smith Noyes Foundation

Taryn Goodman, Impact Investing Director, RSF Social Finance

Charly Kleissner, Trustee, K.L. Felicitas Foundation

Moderator 
Joy Anderson, President and Founder, Criterion Ventures

Session Designers 
Christine A. Elbel, Executive Director, Fleishhacker Foundation 

Kimberly Roque, Independent Services Manager, Council on Foundations

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