If you are interested in: impact investing, place-based investing, books such as "Locavesting, "Local Dollars, Local Sense", let's get together and have a conversation.
Potential Points of Discussion: - what is impact investing and specific examples - where to look for local investors - ways to raise capital in a local or regional market - what is Mission-Related Investing and Program-Related Investing and who is doing it - what local organizations are actively promoting investments in local businesses - where and how is local investing happening in our region - what questions do you have? - what insights can you come and share?
This is a group discussion will be led by a panel active in local investing. We will ask for points of discussion at the beginning and throughout the session. Please come prepared to ask questions AND participate in the conversation.
My family comes first. After that, I am working hard to level the playing field in finance.
What Inspires Me:
Simon Sinek "How great Leaders Inspire Action"
Derek Sivers "How to Start a Movement"
Don Tapscott "Four Principles for the Open World"
This will add your name to the list of interested participants. It will help us gauge interest for scheduling purposes.