The event will feature a beautiful photo exhibit curated by Nuru Project for NY+acumen to highlight Acumen Fund's mission to create a world beyond poverty where all people have dignity. Prints will be available for sale and at auction, and 50% of all photo proceeds will go directly to Acumen Fund investments. The event will take place at the historic New York City Fire Museum, and will feature an open bar with beer & wine, and catered food.
Acumen Fund is a non-profit social venture capital fund that uses an innovative investment model to solve the problems of global poverty. Acumen Fund leverages patient capital – disciplined philanthropic capital investments comprised of loans or equity that yield both financial and social returns – to invest in enterprises that seek to deliver critical goods and services such as water, healthcare, housing and energy, and education to the world’s poor. Over the past 11 years Acumen Fund has invested over 76 million dollars across 69 companies, which have in turn created 55,000 jobs and impacted 86 million individuals. Click here to learn more about Acumen Fund.
If you are unable to attend the event but would like to make a tax-deductible donation to Acumen Fund you can do so here.
Please email us at email@example.com if you have any questions. We look forward to seeing you at Dignity NYC 2012!
- The NY+acumen Team
All ticket sales are non-refundable. Tickets will be sold at the door for $75 each.
Last but not least, a huge THANK YOU to our generous sponsors from NY+acumen & Acumen Fund:
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NY+acumen is a self-organized, volunteer-led chapter of Acumen Fund that seeks to inspire and empower likeminded individuals in New York City who are passionate about supporting Acumen’s mission to create a world beyond poverty.