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Kiva and The MasterCard Foundation Announce Five-Year Project to Expand Financial Access Among African Smallholder Farmers and Rural Populations

Published: Oct 11, 2016 – 09:30 AM EST

San Francisco, CA, Oct. 11 /CSRwire/ - Kiva and The MasterCard Foundation today entered into a five-year, $7.9 million partnership to test and scale financial services and loan products tailored to the unique needs of smallholder farmers and rural populations in Sub-Saharan Africa....

New Fundraising Act Paves the Way for Hawaii-Based Hard Cider Start-Up

Published: Oct 06, 2016 – 12:05 PM EST

KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii, Oct. 06 /CSRwire/ - For years, the landscape of startup business in America was influenced by strict rules on who could and could not invest in new companies. The guidelines set by the SEC were clear-only sophisticated investors, whose net worth...

JPMorgan Chase Commits Over $1.3 Million to Increase Skills Training and Job Growth in Detroit

Published: Sep 27, 2016 – 08:00 AM EST

DETROIT, Sep. 27 /CSRwire/ - JPMorgan Chase Co. is investing over $1.3 million to increase the number of Detroiters receiving skills training for in-demand jobs and to strengthen partnerships between job seekers, local employers and training providers, the firm announced today. As part...

What A Difference A Year Makes: Tideline Grew Rapidly Reflecting Surging Interest in Impact Investing

Published: Sep 14, 2016 – 12:00 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Sep. 14 /CSRwire/ - (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) - One year into the firm's launch, Tideline now has a team of 12, offices in New York and San Francisco, and over a dozen institutional clients, reflecting the growing interest in impact investing. The...

NFCC® Receives $1 Million Grant From Wells Fargo for Financial Capability Program Benefiting Military Servicemembers and Veterans

Published: Jul 29, 2016 – 06:27 PM EST

Grant to the National Foundation for Credit Counseling® to fund second phase of Sharpen Your Financial Focus® initiative

TD Bank Moves Capital to Low Carbon-Future – Supports Companies Vs. Climate Change Conference

Published: Jul 14, 2016 – 12:21 PM EST

JERSEY CITY, N.J., Jul. 14 /CSRwire/ - TD Bank research shows that market forces are shaping the transition to a low-carbon economy. The bank identified climate change as a mega-trend impacting business and society around the world back in 2008, and has since...

Measuring What Matters - SmarterMoney+ Fund Metrics Scholarship Recognizes Top Impact Fund Managers 

Published: Jul 12, 2016 – 10:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, N.Y., Jul. 12 /CSRwire/ - Big Path Capital in collaboration with several wealth advisors and consultants today announced the winner of the SmarterMoney+ Fund Metrics Scholarship: Media Development Investment Fund (MDIF). This group of leading impact investors and experts reviewed a...

Divest from Damage and Invest in a Healthier Future

Published: May 31, 2016 – 09:00 AM EST

VANCOUVER, BC, CANADA , May 31 /CSRwire/ - If people keep rapidly extracting and burning fossil fuels, there's no hope of meeting the 2015 Paris Agreement climate change commitments. To ensure a healthy, hopeful future for humanity, governments must stick to their pledge...

Houston Student Wins National Financial Literacy Competition, Takes Home $120,000 College Scholarship

Published: May 25, 2016 – 09:30 AM EST

KANSAS CITY, MO, May 25 /CSRwire/ - (Marketwired) - High school senior Angela Lin thought a lot this year about the university she would attend. With two older brothers already in college, a mother who teaches, and a father working abroad to help...

New Research Highlights Strategies to Increase Inclusion of Women and Minority Entrepreneurs in High-Tech Incubators and Accelerators

Published: May 23, 2016 – 08:00 AM EST

DETROIT, May 23 /CSRwire/ - A new research report by JPMorgan Chase Co. and the Initiative for a Competitive Inner City (ICIC) finds that women and minorities are significantly underrepresented in high-tech incubators and accelerators, but uncovers many examples of incubators and accelerators...



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