Here we have compiled a list of national industry trade associations, research institutions and organizations of interest to social investors and community development finance professionals. These lists will be revised regularly as the fields evolve.
As part of our commitment to being a resource for place-based investing in New York City, we are also in the process of compiling lists of prominent Community Development Corporations (CDCs), Community Development Finance Institutions (CDFIs), banks and government agencies involved in community development in New York City.
Monitor Institute - With lead funding from Rockefeller Foundation, the Monitor Institute released a comprehensive report on Impact Investing in January 2009
National Community Investment Fund - Social Performance Metrics
Center for Community Capital - University of North Carolina
Community Development Finance Lab - Milano The New School for Management and Urban Policy
Institute for Responsible Investment - Boston College
This is a list of prominent CDFIs in New York City in addition to those among our borrowers. For an exhaustive list of all registered CDFIs in New York City, please consult the following list organized by state here.