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Sacha Adorno / April 17, 2019 / Voices

OFN spoke with Debra Schwartz, Managing Director of Impact Investments at MacArthur, about catalytic capital and the recently launched Catalytic Capital Consortium: what it means, where it works, to whom it’s geared, and where CDFIs fit in.

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/ March 12, 2019 / Newswire

The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation today launched the Catalytic Capital Consortium, dedicating $150 million to help address financing gaps in impact investing, particularly for funds and intermediaries that are not a fit for conventional investment.

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Seth Julyan / January 14, 2019 / Newswire

In December, The Rockefeller Foundation and Chan Zuckerberg Initiative announced the 10 grantees of the Communities Thrive Challenge, a $10mm effort to expand economic opportunity for low-income and financially insecure people and communities across the country.  

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