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I’m An Impact Investor

This blog, written by TPI Senior Fellow Tom Bird, originally appeared on the B Corp blog. Endeavoring to “do more” with my money and my life, I’ve been an impact investor for 15 years.  Back in the ‘80’s at business school, I learned about the equation:  value = benefits – price.  And 7 years ago, while in […]


What Might a Balanced Approach—One That Honors Both Heart and Mind—to Due Diligence Look Like?

The final section of a recent Nonprofit Quarterly article by Cynthia Gibson and Bill Deitel—in which they called for more of a balance between the art and science of philanthropic decision-making—really resonated for me.  It made me want to continue seeking a balance between art and science in my own work…a combination of the heart […]

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