Tag: Economic Opportunity

The Rockefeller Foundation Announces $65 Million Investment in America’s Working Families

The Rockefeller Foundation today announced a comprehensive $65 million investment to help more than 10 million low-wage workers and their families across the United States meet their basic needs and have a path to a better future. As part of this investment, the Foundation is also launching the U.S. Equity and Economic Opportunity Initiative ($36.5 million from 2019-2021) to transform economic stability and mobility… Read more »

Among Social Investing Approaches, Racial Equity Strategies Stand out for the Need They Serve and the Compelling Economic Opportunity, says Cambridge Associates

Institutional Investors That Can Parse the Vast Landscape of Racial Equity Issues and Ask the Right Questions of Investment Managers Will Have Leg up A new report by investment firm Cambridge Associates on social equity investing – the practice of making financial investments that promote equal opportunity for all, regardless of background – points out that when those allocations focus on racial equity, the… Read more »