September 2021 recap

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2021 Community Finance Fellows: Xitlali Ceballos, David Ritcherson, Farah VelasquezWith Community Finance Fellows joining us earlier this month and new team members coming onboard nearly every month this summer, we are grateful for fresh energy and new perspectives to use finance as a tool for change. 

This summer, we:
Many of you are early supporters of Mission Driven Finance and can appreciate how significant these moves are for our efforts in connecting capital with community. Thank you for being a part of our growth.
Stay well and take care of each other,
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Lauren Grattan
Co-founder & Chief Community Officer
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We're hiring!
Check our jobs page and follow us on social media for the latest openings.

Share these opportunities with those you know who want to use finance as a tool for change:
Borrower Central

Financing for many kinds of small businesses & nonprofits

Mission Driven Finance supports funds across the U.S. that increase access to education, health, and wealth. The programs below currently have capital available for businesses and nonprofits. With different investor interests, each program has a unique profile. 

See if one might fit your needs:
Advance Strategy
People on the Move
Employee Ownership Catalyst Fund
Refer a borrower
SOCAP21 opening day speakers
Lauren will be speaking with Smitha Das of World Education Services and Stephanie Thomas of Impact America Fund at SOCAP21—a premier gathering of impact-focused leaders—about using catalytic capital to support immigrants and refugees.

She’ll also be at ESG for Impact in Colorado Springs with many of our fellow B Corp financial firms. She joins Ivy Jack of NorthStar Asset Management and Mark Watson of Potlikker Capital to kick off the JEDI: Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion track. Drop a note if you’ll be there!

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