Letting Go of Power in Impact Investing and Philanthropy
A discussion with Letting Go authors Meg Massey & Ben Wrobel and voices from the UK
Online Event, 15th July at 14:00 – 15:30 BST / 9:00-10:30 EST
The Centre for Knowledge Equity are partnering with Equality Impact Investing and Big Society Capital to present this exciting event, which centres on how impact investing and philanthropy need to let go of power, and give it over to Lived Experience Leaders.
Letting Go: How Philanthropists and Impact Investors Can Do More Good By Giving Up Control (April 2021) tells the story of a growing reform movement inside philanthropy and impact investing to shift decision-making power to the communities that its funds intend to benefit and serve. Join the authors Ben Wrobel and Meg Massey, and leading voices from the UK, for an online event on 15 July at 14:00 – 15:30 BST/ 9:00-10:30 EST to discuss practices for shifting and moving power, and share ideas for how UK social and impact investors and philanthropic funders can accelerate the movement to let go.
This is a free online event hosted by Centre for Knowledge Equity, Equality Impact Investing and Big Society Capital.
Please register here for your ticket to attend.