Congressional Staff Briefing: “Social Impact Bonds: A Moneyball Approach to Federal Investment”

Social Impact Bonds (SIBs) are some of the most promising examples of what works. The SIB funding model – a partnership between government, nonprofits, the private sector and investors – is gaining momentum at the local, state and federal levels, and thanks to new legislation introduced by U.S. Representatives Todd Young (R-IN) and John Delaney (D-MD), we may see even more progress behind this exciting idea. Read more about social impact bonds in action and attend this upcoming staff briefing to learn more from some real-world practitioners on SIBs:

 

 

Congressional Staff Briefing:

“Social Impact Bonds: A Moneyball Approach to Federal Investment”

Who: 

U.S. Rep. Todd Young (R-IN)

U.S. Rep. John Delaney (D-MD)

Tom Jenkins, President and CEO, NurseFamily Partnership

George Overholser, CEO and Co-Founder, Third Sector Capital Partners

Sam Schaeffer, CEO and Executive Director, Center for Employment Opportunities

David Butler, Senior Adviser, MDRC

What: Discussion on Social Impact Bond Act (HR 4885)

When: July 16, 2014, 8:30-9:30 a.m.

Where: Rayburn House Office Building B-318

Send your RSVPs now to Alexandra.Uriarte@AmericaAchieves.org

Full Invitation