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This week in community development: 3/7/14

Every week, Praxia Partners shares important community-building news. Check out what we’ve been reading this week.

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Innovative Finance Series: Pay for Success to serve our most vulnerable families

Last month, we discussed Cuyahoga County’s proposal to use Pay for Success to help homeless Ohio families remain intact. This month, we spoke to some of those involved for an in-depth profile of the plan.

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This week in community development: 2/14/14

Every week, Praxia Partners shares important community-building news. Check out what we we’ve been reading this week.

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Innovative Finance Series: Inside Ohio’s “Pay for Success” plan to help children and families

Praxia Partners believes that innovative finance can boost social services and ease inequity. This week, we discuss how “Pay for Success” can help some of Ohio’s most vulnerable families

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Innovative Finance Series: SIBs revolutionize adoption for British children

Social impact bonds– also known as Pay for Success or Pay for Success Bonds– are revolutionizing the way we fund programs that serve the greater good.

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What We Are Reading This Week in Community Development

Mortgage rates plunge, Senator Brown takes on the banks, the White House dives into social impact bonds, Gallup poll shows overwhelming desire by Americans for renewable energy, and more! Read on and enjoy our Friday round-up of some of the things … Continue reading

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Innovative Finance Series: The rise of social impact bonds: International news round-up

UPDATE It seems that every month, a new corporation, nonprofit, or government makes the news by embracing social impact bonds (also called Pay for Success).

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Innovative Finance Series: The rise of social impact bonds: Illinois update

On April 11, Illinois unveiled a social impact bonds initiative that aims to boost social programs at no additional cost to taxpayers. Illinois joins the United Kingdom, Massachusetts, New York City, powerful philanthropic organizations, and financial firms such as Goldman … Continue reading

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