Thousands of children in South Africa, just by virtue of where they are born, do not have the same chance in life as their peers. Many are deprived of a decent education that can help transform their lives. Wouldn’t it be far better if something this vital wasn’t left to chance, but was instead a matter of choice?
Despite the positive benefits of renewable energy, around 80% of American households cannot install solar on their homes. Steph Speirs, CEO and co-founder of Solstice, explains how neighbourhood solar farms are making green energy a possibility for low- and moderate-income households.
Indoor air pollution contributes to millions of premature deaths every year and yet the problem is largely ignored. With the help of his family, one entrepreneur is developing a workable solution that’s accessible to the world’s poorest.
Community and humour are key components of Fish 2.0, the global network that connects investors and sustainable seafood entrepreneurs. Founder Monica Jain tells us why.
In developing countries, the best and brightest don’t always go on to university. By applying investment principles to people, one social enterprise is changing that.
With a number of projects on the go in her native Florida, there’s no stopping social entrepreneur Felecia Hatcher in her desire to make the tech industry more diverse, inclusive and accessible.
Co-founder and director of social enterprise Bidhaa Sasa, Rocío Pérez Ochoa tells us how the distribution company is following a Tupperware-style business model to reach women in rural Kenya.
Jenna Nicholas is co-founder and CEO of Impact Experience, an enterprise which brings together impact investors, philanthropists, innovators, and leaders of marginalised communities. Working to introduce community projects to the people who can help them grow, and provide investment, Impact Experience drives transformative projects.
Money, finance and business could, and should, be used to do good in the world. We sat down with Joel Solomon, a leading voice in the impact investment movement to talk capitalism, transparency and how to put your money towards doing good in the world.
Breaking the chain of passive investment: RSF Social Finance is at the forefront of impact investment, engaging the community while tackling complex social and environmental problems.
“When you can physically achieve something, when you feel strong in your body, then it empowers your mind as well”. Shailee Basnet talks to Invest for Good about overcoming immense challenges.
In the impact investing space, metrics are essential for knowing if your efforts are in fact driving positive social change. An esteemed scholar tells Invest for Good how his new book answers some fundamental questions about measuring your success.