Episode 18 – Bringing Energy Efficiency to Community Development

Many impact lenders struggle with energy efficiency financing–sure, we all support the idea, but without technical expertise in the area it can be hard to get credit committees comfortable with utility cost savings that justify added upfront costs. Inclusive Prosperity Capital, a spin-off of the Connecticut Green Bank, aims to solve this problem. By specializing […]

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We Want to Hear from You!

We’re taking a break this week to soak up the summer, and we want to take the opportunity to ask you to give us your thoughts on the show–have you had a favorite episode so far, or a least favorite?  Do you want to be a guest on the show, or do you know someone […]

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Episode 01: Foundations as Impact Lenders

In our first episode, we explore how foundations can expand their mission by becoming impact lenders.  March Gallagher, President & CEO of Community Foundations of the Hudson Valley, tells us how she implemented a lending program in partnership with local CDFIs to amplify her institution’s impact. Today’s Guest: March Gallagher is responsible for the overall […]

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