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Northern New England Community Foundation Impact Investing: A Rural Community Foundation Case Study

Source/Author(s): 
GPS Capital Partners and The Philanthropic Initiative
Publication date: 
September, 2013

The Maine Community Foundation, the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation, and the the Vermont Community Foundation came together in a joint project to evaluate the potential for expanding impact investing as a program strategy and donor service within rural communities and regions.

The Northern New England Community Foundation Impact Investing: A Rural Community Foundation Case Study is organized in to eight sections:
  • Northern New England Community Foundations: Windows on Rural and Place-Based Impact Investing
  • Vetting Impact Investing within the Community Foundation
  • Approaches to Community Foundation Impact Investing
  • Community Foundation Impact Investing Strategic Planning
  • Impact Investment Policy
  • Operating Systems and Shared Services
  • Leveraging the Strategy
  • Conclusion and Next Steps