There is a Major Difference Between Outcomes & Impact

By |August 10th, 2017|

There is a major difference between outcomes and impact within both impacting investing and philanthropic investing. Outcomes are often the numbers of people served. For example, if you are operating a homeless shelter, then you can tell you donors each quarter how many people your organization housed and fed. But this is simply outcomes from donor dollars. Impact tells a totally different story. Impact tells how the lives of those your homeless shelter houses has actually transformed this demographical people group into responsible, working citizens who now pay their own rent or mortgage while slowly being elevated out of [...]