Calvert Foundation is on a winning streak with women

WIN-WIN is a program of the Calvert foundation that enables investment in women. It launched in March 2012 and has recently surpassed $20 million in lending to organizations that empower women through health care, microfinance and education. What is more, Calvert foundation proves that anyone can be an investor. Win-Win is a retail impact investing product aimed at the US consumer market. Investments range from 50 USD to 2,5M.

In November Calvert plans to launch a new investment vehicle, aimed at women and clean energy in Emerging Markets. At Bridge the Gap CEO Jennifer Pryce will give a sneak preview of the new fund as well as share some of the valuable lessons learned from their first endeavor.

jenniferpryceJennifer Pryce has nearly 20 years of experience in finance and community development work and is the President and CEO of Calvert Foundation. Since arriving at Calvert Foundation in 2009, she has risen from the position of U.S. Portfolio Manager to Vice President of Strategic Initiatives, then Chief Strategy Officer and now President and CEO. The win-win program was created by the Strategic Initiatives team under her leadership.

 

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