COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Resources for Philanthropists and Impact Investors

Summary

This collection of online resources for funders, including individuals, foundations, and impact investors, offers guidance on navigating the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic—both responding to immediate needs and preparing for the likely economic downturn. We also have a list of resources specific to the needs of nonprofit organizations that we invite you to share with your grantees.

If you know of other resources your peers would find valuable and that we should add to this list, please tell us by sharing here.

Last updated May 13, 2020 (See "Equity Considerations" for latest addition to this list)

Philanthropy response

Impact investor response

  • In Three Ways for Impact Investors to Respond to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic, Bridgespan’s Michael Etzel and Mariah Collins share three concrete steps impact investors can take to support and safeguard the impact of their investees now and in the future.
  • For impact investors, investment firm Capria and global nonprofit Accion offer advice to share with your investees on preparing their businesses for the months ahead.
  • In a statement issued by Good Finance, social investors reassure their investees that they will continue to provide support during the pandemic.

Equity considerations

Leading teams

The virtual world

General resources

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