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Early-stage investments in SME sector grew 8.5X in 2020: Impact Investors Council India
Foundation: Lemelson Foundation

It is supported by more than 50 impact investment funds and foundations. Early-stage ventures for digitising SMEs is one of many categories...more

How To Unblock Curiosity And Build Creativity
Foundation: Lemelson Foundation

Both invention and innovation derive from a healthy curiosity and an environment that supports asking questions and tinkering.” Like Turnaround,...more

The Week in impact investing: Urgent impact
Foundation: East Bay Community Foundation, Lemelson Foundation

Sir Ronald Cohen has words for critics of impact investing from both the left and the right. “We're putting impact by profit's side to keep it in its...more

The Brief: The urgency of Sir Ronald (podcast), activist impact investors, gender lenses in Africa ...
Foundation: East Bay Community Foundation, Lemelson Foundation

Despite the disruption, the Global Steering Group on Impact Investing ... “Impact investment is a very powerful approach to deal with inequality,”...more

The Lemelson Foundation and Partners Release Tools to Help Inventors and Entrepreneurs ...
Foundation: Lemelson Foundation

Companies that manage social and environmental performance can .... supports the innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystems that are critical...more

Portland Children's Museum Gets Huge Grant To Study Invention Education
Foundation: Lemelson Foundation

PORTLAND, OR — The Portland Children's Museum's charter school for kids grades kindergarten through fifth is getting the largest grant it's...more

Tabor Academy wins MIT inventor grant
Foundation: Lemelson Foundation

InvenTeams are teams of high school students, teachers and mentors that receive grants up to $10,000 each to invent technological solutions...more

Bill Gates, others back Capria to help boost impact investing
Foundation: Lemelson Foundation

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates and former Infosys finance chief TV Mohandas Pai along with others have backed global business accelerator...more

Grants Roundup: $6.5 Million to Columbia University School of Nursing
Foundation: Carnegie Corporation of New York, Citi Foundation, Lemelson Foundation, Lilly Endowment

Helmholtz Zentrum München, the University of Cambridge, and the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Australia also received...more



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The Social Investment Tax Relief


The proposed Social Investment Tax Relief (SITR) has UK civil society and social organizations stirred up this season. The supposed tax relief on investment in social impact bonds will support the UK social economy.




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