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September 25, 2017

Impact Investing 101: What's In It For Me?

Impact Investing is having a moment. Earlier this year the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Canada launched a social impact bond to prevent hypertension, and increasingly we are hearing about Community Foundations across the country investing their community funding with a focus on social and financial return. While this all sounds good - what does it actually mean? How does Impact Investing work?

Social Venture Partners Waterloo Region, in partnership with BDO Canada, is pleased to offer a noonhour lunch and learn to find out! Facilitated by Tim Jackson, former Lead Executive of MaRS Centre for Impact Investing, this workshop will provide you with a foundational understanding of impact investing and resources for further engagement.

Whether you work with a nonprofit, a funder, or are an investor yourself, you'll have the opportunity to hear about what's happening in our Region, and connect with others who are interested in this growing movement!

Monday, September 25th
11:45 am - 1:00 pm

Accelerator Centre - 295 Hagey Blvd, Waterloo
$10 general admission, including lunch

For more information and to register, click here!

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