Jed Emerson is senior advisor at Gary Community Investment Company. He was the founding executive director of REDF and Larkin Youth Street Services.


Impact Investing 2.0: The Way Forward

Posted on November 8, 2013 by Ben Thornley, Brenna Mccallick, Cathy Clark, Christopher Cox, Colby Dailey, Daniel Brett, Jed Emerson

But for every pioneer blazing a path forward in impact investing, there are many others waiting at the sidelines.They have indicated they need more robust data about the field’s track record. Equally if not more important, they are waiting for a clear vision of what success looks like. What reasonable combinations of social and financial returns can be expected in diverse segments of the industry?… Read More

Where Money Meets Mission

Posted on October 20, 2003 by Jed Emerson

It makes no sense to use 5 percent of your assets to try to promote something, while the other 95 percent might be doing something totally contrary… Read More