Reimagine Money Blog

Reimagine Money Blog

Insights and updates from RSF Social Finance

In this blog, follow the work of our borrowers and grantees, learn more about our community of investors and donors, and hear from RSF staff and partners on our journey to transform the way the world works with money.

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The Second Immersion: BALLE-RSF Community Foundation Circle
by Catherine Covington “Such big solutions surely would help, and a number of times I have tramped the streets to promote them, but just as surely they would fail if not accompanied by small solutions.”- Wendell Berry This April, members of the BALLE-RSF Community Foundation...
Jun 12, 2015 8:05 AM ET
Announcing the 2015 RSF Social Finance Seed Fund Grantees!
by Ellie Lanphier Every spring, RSF Social Finance provides small gifts to seed new initiatives that offer innovative solutions in the field of social finance, or address issues in one of our three focus areas – Food &...
Jun 11, 2015 8:05 AM ET
The Next 25 Social Enterprise Stars: Ecological Stewardship
As part of RSF Social Finance's campaign to add 25 social enterprise stars to our loan portfolio over the next year, we’re looking for new borrowers in all three of our focus areas: Food & Agriculture, Education & the Arts, and Ecological Stewardship. Because it’s not always obvious whether an enterprise is a fit for us, we’re...
May 27, 2015 7:05 AM ET
Here’s How to Take the First Steps Toward Impact Investing
Originally published on ImpactAlpha by Don Shaffer The movement toward investing in what’s good instead of just screening out what’s bad is growing, spurred by a new generation of investors. Millennials are questioning conventional...
May 26, 2015 7:05 AM ET
RSF Social Finance Seed Fund Grantee Highlight: Cooperative Fermentation
by Alex Haber Food and agriculture is one of the primary focus areas of RSF Social Finance's work. We believe that by investing and giving within food systems, we can also support economic resilience, community health, and thriving ecosystems. Although the Local Initiatives Fund is our primary vehicle for supporting the linkages...
May 22, 2015 7:05 AM ET