Mission investing, which aims to generate both social and financial returns, is gaining attention in philanthropic and investment circles. A survey of health-related mission investors shows how it's being done.
On a Mission: Investing for US Health Impact in 2014 (485 K)
On a Mission: How Foundations Are Leveraging Investment Dollars to Impact Health, 2013 (1.66 MB)
On a Mission: Investing for US Health Impact in 2014 provides an overview of mission investing in domestic health in 2014: participating organizations, areas of investment, dollars invested, and most commonly used investment vehicles.
Key survey findings include:
The California Health Care Foundation partnered with Mission Investors Exchange to conduct this survey.
Not intended to be a comprehensive study of all impact investors, the survey was designed to encourage participation in ongoing data-gathering efforts. If your organization would like to be included in future surveys, please contact CHCF.
The full report, as well as the previous one covering the 2012 survey, is available as a Document Download.
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