Activation Session with Special Guest Beth Bafford of Calvert Impact Capital

Zoom

Beth Bafford is Vice President at Calvert Impact Capital.  Beth leads Calvert Impact Capital's strategy and new business development efforts to build new products and services that accelerate private capital for the benefit of communities in the US and around the world. She'll speak about her personal values-aligned investment journey.

Free to IFB Members

Ask the Expert with Sonia Kowal

Our "Ask the Expert" series provides IFB members with the opportunity to ask their questions to some of the most knowledgeable professionals in fields relating to values-aligned investing. Sonia Kowal is the president of Zevin Asset Management; she is responsible for corporate matters, business practices, strategic planning, and marketing. She is also a member of […]

Free to IFB Members

Give Your Cash More Meaning: An Activation Session with Special Guest Ebony Perkins

Zoom

A former Invest for Better Circle had the pleasure of having Ebony Perkins speak to their group. Many of the members viewed her presentation as a highlight of their IFB experience. So, we are bringing her back. She will discuss alternatives to corporate banks, the type of products you can get from these institutions, and how to use […]

Free to IFB Members

Ask the Expert with Lisa Richter

Zoom

Lisa Richter is a Managing Partner and co-founder of Avivar Capital. Previously, she co-founded and led GPS Capital Partners, a national consultancy that assisted foundations and other institutions to design and execute impact investing strategies. Lisa co-leads Avivar’s overall business activities, bringing over two decades of fund management and investing experience spanning asset classes, return expectations, geographies and […]

Tell Me the Truth: Exploring the Heart for Cross-Racial Conversations

Our partners at the Impact Collective are hosting their first public event, Tell Me the Truth: Exploring the Heart for Cross-Racial Conversations, on Tuesday, March 29th from 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm EST. The event is co-hosted with King Boston and Getting to We, and will feature Debby Irving, author of "Waking Up White". Based […]

Ask the Expert With Lisa Hales

Zoom

Every month, we offer our community an opportunity to speak directly with a financial expert. During these open-ended sessions, members can ask questions about any issues or concerns they have about their financial lives. This month, we are delighted to host Lisa Hayles, Director of International Shareholder Advocacy at Trillium Asset Management. Founded by Joan […]

Deep Dive Courses: Looking Beyond IFB’s Core Curriculum

Zoom

Janine Firpo will provide details on the deep dive courses that will be available to Invest for Better members starting in July. These 3-month courses are structured as a Circle experience, allowing you to learn alongside other women. They are designed to take you deeper into subjects you care about, and to move you from […]

Which Financial Advisors are Right for You?

Zoom

Ellen Remmer will moderate a panel of three values-aligned financial advisors, each of which is highlighted on the ValuesAdvisor platform. These firms tend to target investors with different levels of wealth, ranging from advisors who have no minimum fee requirements to those requiring their clients have $10 million or more in investible assets. Learn how […]

The Power of Financial Courage

Zoom

Cynthia and Nancy started Women’s Money Lab because they are passionate about empowering women and helping them gain financial wellness. This workshop explores why financial courage   is often more important for women than actual financial knowledge and how to develop that courage. Because financial courage is what causes us to act, it is the first […]

$25

Ask the Expert: Private Investments & Fund Managers with Jules Pulda

Zoom

This month, we are delighted to host Jules Pulda, Impact Investing Manager at Ballentine Partners as our Expert advisor. Although members can ask Jules about anything, she is a great resource to better understand private debt and private equity funds - how they work, how financial advisors find them for clients, and whether this type […]

Free to IFB Members

Applying Values to Real Estate Investments with Blake Jones

The Kachuwa Impact Fund is an investment cooperative that focuses on owning and operating impact real estate and other types of privately held impact businesses. By design, a minimum of 60% of the fund’s holdings are in real estate – not real estate funds or REITs, but in actual physical assets. Blake has a well-formed […]

Free to IFB Members