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Future Returns: Using Foundation Guarantees to Unlock Capital

This article from Barron’s highlights CIGP’s role as a ready-made, guarantee-based solution for rebuilding communities.

Read the full article here: https://www.barrons.com/articles/future-returns-using-foundation-guarantees-to-unlock-capital-01591728993

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Loan Guarantees

Catherine Covington of MCE Social penned a blog article on how foundations can use loan guarantees to leverage more of their balance sheets towards their missions.

Read the full article here: https://www.confluencephilanthropy.org/Loan-Guarantees

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Foundations: Use Your Balance Sheet to Help

Mark Kramer, Co-Founder and Managing Director of FSG, explains how foundations can use guarantees to provide relief from the impacts of COVID-19.

Read the full article here: https://www.fsg.org/blog/foundations-use-your-balance-sheet-help

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Scaling the Use of Guarantees in U.S. Community Investing

The Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN) investigates in-depth the application, benefits, and scalability of financial guarantees in impact investing.

View full article and download report here: https://thegiin.org/research/publication/guarantees-issue-brief