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Oct 31, 2014

Photo of the Month: October 2014

This month’s photo captures the faces of a homeless couple living in Philadelphia, the poorest big city in the United States.

Nov 13, 2014

Multimedia: Investing with Divested Dollars

Richard Woo of the Russell Family Foundation says what’s more important than divestment from fossil fuels is investing those dollars into the development of sustainable alternatives.

Dec 29, 2014

Multimedia: The Viability of a Sharing Economy

An Aspen Institute panel discusses the implications of the growing sharing economy on workers.

Jan 8, 2015

Multimedia: Entrepreneurship and Poverty Alleviation

An American Enterprise Institute event discusses the role of business in eliminating poverty.

Jan 21, 2015

Influencer Series: Mapping the Way to Wisdom

In this video interview, PolicyMap's Maggie McCullough discusses how mapping data helps enterprises asses their past impact and invest wisely for the future.

Jan 27, 2015

Influencer Series: Getting Out of Poor People's Way

In this video interview, Family Independence Initiative’s Mauricio Miller introduces a more effective alternative to imposing "solutions" on families in poverty.

Jan 29, 2015

Field Notes: Opportunities for the Unemployed

A report by the Council on Foreign Relations compares worker’s support programs in the United States to the rest of the G7 countries.

Feb 5, 2015

Field Notes: Six Social Business Issues for 2015

Leaders of the American Sustainable Business Council urge conscious businesses owners to sit at the table with policymakers or warn they’ll end up “on the menu.”

Mar 5, 2015

Field Notes: ‘Going All In for Mission’

Heron’s Clara Miller shares in Forbes on our reasons and approach to investing 100 percent of our assets for mission.

Mar 10, 2015

Field Notes: Reinventing Philanthropy for the 21st Century

The Aspen Institute has released a report on Impact Investing featuring an essay written by Heron president Clara Miller.

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