Raven Indigenous Capital Partners

Raven Indigenous Capital Partners

The Raven Indigenous Impact Foundation (Raven) seeks to improve well-being and promote healing among Indigenous Peoples through research and the creation of supportive financial solutions centering on the needs, traditions, and voices of the First Nations of Canada....
Asset-Backed Securitization for CDFIs

Asset-Backed Securitization for CDFIs

Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFIs) have long served Black, Brown, and other underserved borrowers, with 60% of CDFI loans made to people of color between 2002 and 2020. But CDFIs lack sufficient flows of sustainable capital. Using asset-backed...
Research to Results

Research to Results

Faculty and researchers at the University of Utah are developing interventions that have the potential for positive social or environmental impact when translated into a community setting, but many lack the access of capital to make this transition. In collaboration...
Policy Priorities to Unlock Catalytic Capital

Policy Priorities to Unlock Catalytic Capital

Catalytic capital is a powerful tool in making transformative change. It can mitigate risk and seed new ideas for impact investments that seek to achieve positive social and economic outcomes in addition to financial return. While the impact investing market has grown...
Hello Family: Early Childhood Pay for Success Project

Hello Family: Early Childhood Pay for Success Project

The Institute for Child Success (ICS) sought to develop and fund a project to improve birth outcomes and kindergarten readiness, reduce child maltreatment, and enhance family stability outcomes in Spartanburg, South Carolina. The project uses four interventions over...