From Investment to Impact: The NFP Experience with Social Impact Bonds

From Investment to Impact: The NFP Experience with Social Impact Bonds

This report examines both the challenges and opportunities of the SIB model and encourages strategic conversations among not-for-profits, policymakers, and impact investors about how this model might best be adapted to strengthen the capacity of the sector to deliver outcomes.

SIBs are getting a lot of attention in the NFP sector. In the face of declining sources of revenue, and a broader shift toward outcomes based programming and funding, discussion about how to fund preventative social services has increasingly included the SIB model.

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Pages:

13

Publisher:

The Mowat Centre, School of Public Policy & Governance, University of Toronto

Place:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Author:

Andrew Galley, Elizabeth McIsaac, Jamie Van Ymeren

Date:

August 25, 2014

Media Type:

Report

Category:

Impact Investing, Public Policy, Social Impact Bonds, Top 100