For Immediate Release   September 12, 2013


(New York, NY) - Impact Investing NYC, the fastest-growing network of social impact focused investors and entrepreneurs is hosting Back to School, a symposium of leading professional investors and thought leaders on the cutting edge of socially-conscious investing. To be held on Thursday, September 19 at the Center for Social Innovation, a leading co-working space and social startup incubator in Chelsea, Back to School will feature expert presentations; small group discussion sessions led by expert facilitators; and ample networking opportunities.

Speakers Include:

Amir Dossal – Founder and Chairman, Global Partnerships Forum

Patrick Davis – Senior Officer, Strategic Initiatives, Calvert Foundation

Roger Frank – Chief Marketing Officer and Director of Client Service, Innovare Advisors LLC

Sergio Fernandez de Cordova – Co-Founder/Chief Business Development Officer, P3GM & Co-Founder, Pvblic Foundation

Steve Godeke – Adjunct Professor of Finance, NYU Stern School of Business

Abigail Noble – Impact Investing, Alternative Investing and New Economic Thinking, World Economic Forum


Impact Investing NYC is a Meetup Group ( founded in 2013 for current and aspiring investors, entrepreneurs, and supporters of the impact investing. Impact Investing NYC provides opportunities to learn from professionals with diverse views and discuss opportunities and challenges in the sector with them and each other.

Inspiring Capital is a social impact strategy firm that works with donors to help the not-for-profit organizations they care about to identify and expand revenue opportunities. This process creates sustainable organizations so that donors’ impact is optimized and protected long-term.

The Center for Social Innovation operates 100,000 ft2 of space across four locations in two countries - exclusively for the benefit of individuals and organizations with a social mission, including nonprofits, co-ops, social enterprises and social businesses. The New York space hosting Back to School is located at 601 West 26th Street, Suite 325, New York, NY 10001

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Ticket Price: $10



Yael Silverstein, 413-822-7008,

Pip Deely, 917-318-3342,