Watch Social Finance Partner Nurse-Family Partnership in Action

Women in the World, in association with The New York Times, shows how a new mother finds strength and support in her relationship with her NFP visiting nurse. Watch the video

Social Finance Director Rashmi Khare on transitioning to a career in social impact

Director Rashmi Khare recently returned to her alma mater, the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth, to speak with the Center for Business and Society. Watch the video

Social Finance and Bank of America Launch ​Veterans Feasibility Study

Social Finance has been commissioned by Bank of America to conduct a feasibility study exploring innovative financing solutions to expand critical services for military veterans. Read the release here.

 

Social Finance Drives Landmark New York State Deal

Social Finance, in partnership with New York State and CEO, is proud to announce the release of key documents related to the nation's first state-led SIB.

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Video: Impact Investing: The Second Act

Social Finance CEO Tracy Palandjian discusses the promise of Social Impact Bonds at the Clinton Global Initiative 2013 Annual Meeting.

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Foundations for Social Impact Bonds: How and Why Philanthropy is Catalyzing the Development of a New Market

Social Finance is delighted to share this study on philanthropy's role in the SIB market. Event video here Read more here

 

What's New

August 20, 2015

Social Finance's Jeff Shumway and Caitlin R. Brumme co-authored an article with Sam Schaeffer of the Center for Employment Opportunities about what to do when a PFS project ends. Read more here.

August 20, 2015

Social Finance co-founder and CEO Tracy Palandjian and Vice President of Advisory Jeff Shumway authored a thoughtful article in SSIR, responding to the Fall 2015 cover story: "The Payoff of Pay-for-Success." Read more here.

August 19, 2015

Last month, Social Finance UK announced that two SIBs have performed above expectations and delivered outcomes sufficient to return investor capital earlier than expected. Read more here.

July 20, 2015

Jeff Edmondson of StriveTogether and Social Finance's Jeff Shumway collaborated to write this short piece on the potential of combining Collective Impact and Pay for Success. Read their article here.

Featured Publications

Social Finance co-founder and CEO Tracy Palandjian and Vice President of Advisory Jeff Shumway authored a thoughtful...

Jeff Edmondson of StriveTogether and Social Finance's Jeff Shumway collaborated to write this short piece on the...

In their Strong Field Framework for SIBs published by the Stanford Social Innovation Review, Social Finance U.S. CEO...

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February 18, 2015

February 18, 2015

New Research Identifies Opportunities to Increase Funding and Collaboration to Scale Effective Services That Measurably Improve the Lives of Veterans and Their Families

NEW YORK – Bank of America today announced the results of a first-of-its-kind study...

December 4, 2014

Flexible Funding Will Expand Opportunities and Drive Further Innovation of PFS Nationally

Boston, MA, December 4, 2014 — Social Finance announced today, at a White House Pay for Success Summit in Chicago, grant awards totaling $4.0 million from Omidyar Network and The...

September 17, 2014

In a  New York Times Sunday Review article on September 14, Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn explore “the way...