To Drive Social Change, We Must Unshackle Philanthropic Capital
Paul Klein’s fantastic article was published today in The Globe and Mail, Report on Business section, if you don’t receive the globe check it out below! He talks about the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals, if you don’t know what they are yet check them out before reading.
“As proponents of social change expand beyond the charitable sector, there is a new imperative: ensuring that funding for social change is accessible to the most promising social ventures, regardless of there tax status. Today, it’s not wrong to support charities – but it is wrong to only support charities.”
The article mentions some fantastic companies that we wanted to link to so you could check them out too. Impact Fitness locations are providing access to health clubs in underserved locations. Rise Asset Development is providing low-interest business loans to individuals who have experienced mental-health and/or addiction challenges. Living Earth is the largest recycler of green material in Texas and they are recycling green material and returning it to the environment.