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Chicago Impact Investing Showcase 2018

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Venue SIX10

610 South Michigan Avenue

Chicago, IL 60605

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Chicago Impact Investing Showcase 2018

Hosted by Impact Engine, Sponsored by the MacArthur Foundation

Impact Engine is excited to present a Chicago Impact Investing Showcase on Tuesday, January 30th, from 5:30 to 9 p.m. The event will feature keynote addresses from Debra Schwartz, the Managing Director of Impact Investments at the MacArthur Foundation, and Mats Lederhausen, CEO and Founder of BE-CAUSE, with remarks from William W. Towns, Executive Director of Benefit Chicago. We will highlight the work of Benefit Chicago and Impact Engine, funds that invest for both financial and social return, as well as investments that demonstrate this focus on dual return.

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5:30 to 6:30 p.m. - Check-In, Light Dinner & Drinks
6:30 to 8 p.m. - Presentations
8 to 9 p.m. - Networking

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Benefit Chicago is a collaboration that aims to mobilize $100 million for impact investments for nonprofits and social enterprises working throughout the Chicago region.

Impact Engine is a venture fund that invests financial and human capital in early-stage, for-profit technology businesses improving education, health, economic empowerment, and resource efficiency.

A special thanks to our Impact Engine partners: Freeborn & Peters LLP and True Partners Consulting.

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