Category Archive for: Media

The What, Why and How of Metrics

Linked Foundation’s Senior Consultant, Anna De La Cruz, contributed to the Aspen Network of Development Entrepreneurs (ANDE) Metrics Conference sharing her insights on the importance of metrics for gauging the results intended, or not, of an intiative. Anna, along with other experts in the field of impact investing, explain how using metrics creates better results in social…

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“Powering Up Your Social Justice Career” by Jonathan C Lewis

 Linked Foundation is excited to highlight the release of Jonathan C. Lewis’ book The Unfin sh d Social Entrepreneur”  or and I quote him, a book to “power up your social justice career”. Founder of MCE Social Capital and winner of the Social Venture Innovation Award, Lewis is a leader in effecting social solutions. MCE is a result of Lewis’ vision…

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“The Pink Hats Were Awesome. Now Let’s Deliver”

 Kevin Starr, Director of the Mulago Foundation, gets fired up in his article on the next steps for those working in social impact in the Stanford Social Innovation Review. Starr like many of us, hit the streets for the Women’s March “I figure that’s the least I can do as a citizen. Those of us…

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The Hidden Impact of Microcredit

 Next Billion‘s January theme is microfinance and features articles by Timothy Ogden author of the research paper, “The Case for Social Investment in Microcredit”.  Ogden details some of the less obvious and overlooked positive impacts microfinance has had in lower-income countries. Read the articles: Yes, Microcredit Requires Subsidies…and That’s Great News    

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