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CDVCA Workshop: Forming and Operating an Impact Investment Fund

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Washington Plaza Hotel

10 Thomas Circle Northwest

Washington, DC 20005

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A highly interactive workshop, led by leading impact investing fund managers

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You are invited to attend “Forming and Operating an Impact Investment Fund” on September 26th and September 27th 2019 at Washington Plaza Hotel, 10 Thomas Circle Northwest Washington, DC 20005.

This is a highly interactive workshop intended for first time fund managers in the process of designing, forming, and raising capital for new funds, as well as current fund managers forming new funds and working to bring their investment practice to the next level. This is a place to get your questions answered and to seek advice from a group of experienced fund managers regarding the most pressing issues you face.

The workshop will begin on Thursday, September 26th at 9 am and conclude with lunch on Friday, September 27th. A reception will follow the first day of the workshop on Thursday evening.

The workshop will focus on the following topics:

• Impact equity investing: Why it’s important and how it works

• Developing and refining your investment thesis and fund pitch

• Fund Structuring: On– and off-balance sheet capital; for-profit, not-for-profit, and hybrid structures

• Raising capital from private and government sources

• Measuring and presenting your social impact

• Post investment support and exits

• The workshop will highlight strategies used by funds financing minority-owned businesses and promoting employee ownership

Who Should Attend?

• New fund managers interested in forming a fund

• Current fund managers who want to bring their fund to the next level

• Debt fund managers considering adding equity to their menu of financial products or raising capital off-balance sheet

• Impact investors, such as foundations, banks, family offices and high net worth individuals

• Government policy makers

• Anyone who wants to learn about the inner working of the industry

Come learn, share and meet some of the leading voices and fund managers in Impact Investing in the country.

For those seeking hotel accommodation in the DC area, CDVCA has preferred rates at the Washington Plaza Hotel. For bookings please see the link:


Or you can contact the hotel by phone at 202 408 6129 and ask for the CDVCA room block and Caitlin Henney.

We look forward to seeing you in Washington, DC and to a lively and interactive workshop.

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