June 28, 2010| 0

Practical Resources for Social Impact Investing

So, how can our investment/savings decisions be a part of how we live out God’s vision for His creation? Allocating even just one percent of our investment/savings “portfolios” can have a huge impact in the world, and expand the reach of business investment for positive impact on communities and human flourishing. (For an in-depth consideration […]

June 3, 2010| 0

Investing and Saving for Human Flourishing: A Different Way of Thinking about “Giving Back”

How many of us have considered the question: How can our investment/savings decisions play a significant role in shaping the world to be more like God has envisioned it to be? What if our investment/savings decisions incorporated a desire to proactively address issues of global poverty as part of a business being considered successful? Microfinance […]

May 24, 2010| 2

Business and Global Poverty: Aid-Centric to Trade-Centric

Is the fight against global poverty making a much-needed paradigm shift from being aid-centric to trade-centric (i.e., business-centric)? None other than the “front man”  for global poverty – Bono, of U2 fame – seems to now be saying as much, as witnessed by his recent Op-Ed in the New York Times. After completing his recent […]