Investing for Impact
- Impact Investing: Program-related investments (in the form loan below-market-rate loans) and mission-related investments.
- Divest-Invest: Divestment of carbon in lieu of place-based investments to create jobs and regional opportunities for local people.
- Loan Guarantees: Backing loans for community, environmental and social returns.
- Direct Deposits: CDs and Jumbo CDs at local community banks to bolster housing, economic, environmental and social benefits for local people and organizations.
Canopy is a new model for strengthening local communities and promoting economic development. They are driven by core values of transparency, accountability, curiosity and diversity.
By their very design, Canopy pushes the boundaries of the current for-profit/nonprofit paradigm. Canopy develops solutions to capitalize on the unique power of this, and your, great place.
Canopy's Model for Change