2018 CCDA National Conference — Chicago Workshop
Institutional Impact Investment in Community Development — Kim Dempsey, Jeffrey Dekro, John Wilson, & Daryl Shore
Investors commit more than $22 billion in impact investments. Impact Investments are financial investments made into companies, organizations, and funds with the intention to generate a measurable, beneficial social or environmental impact alongside a financial return. This growing area provides capital to address our most pressing challenges in community development such as under employment, and affordable and accessible basic services including housing, healthcare, and education. Hear from key leaders in this growing field about impact investing and how it is being leveraged to forward community development efforts.