This is the first in a six-part series spotlighting CDFIs in the Wells Fargo Works for Small Business®: Diverse Community Capital program network, funded with a $175 million commitment to help diverse small businesses grow. Every Tuesday for the next five weeks, we will publish a story and case study that highlight an innovative program or service of these CDFIs.
San Jose, CA (September 27, 2017)—Pacific Community Ventures and Opportunity Fund today announced a new collaboration funded by Google.org.
As the buzz around impact investing grew over the past decade, multiple initiatives and collaboratives emerged to examine how government could play a role in unlocking private capital for social good. Groups like the U.S. National Advisory Board on Impact Investing (NAB), the Accelerating Impact Investing Initiative (AI3), and US SIF have engaged in policy research and advocacy efforts to encourage federal action in support of impact investing.
Round Three of the Wells Fargo Works for Small Business®: Diverse Community Capital (DCC) program opens today!