Nine misconceptions about social investment


In a recent survey, 62% of organisations say that social investment is a useful tool for charities and social enterprises*.
If you’re exploring potential sources of funding to support your non-profit organisation’s growth, we’d like to invite you to join our free webinar ‘Nine misconceptions about social investment’.

CAF Venturesome’s Amir Rizwan will demystify this type of borrowing. Whether you’re a trustee, CEO, or are responsible for finance or fundraising, he’ll explain what you should know to help you decide if social investment is right for your organisation.
This 30 minute webinar will cover key areas including:
• what social investment can be used for
• how you can access social investment and what social investors look for from borrowers
• how other social organisations have benefited from social investment

Join us and see if social investment could be an option for your organisation. You’ll also have an opportunity to ask the questions that matter to you.

Register now for:

Nine misconceptions about social investment

Thursday 15 October 2015

Wednesday 21 October 2015

Interested but can’t attend?
Register anyway and we’ll send you a recording of the webinar.

*What do charity leaders think about social investment?
Big Society Capital and ACEVO, February 2015.


Presenter: Amir Rizwan

Amir joined CAF Venturesome in January 2014, having worked previously in the financial sector for RBS and BNP Paribas. At CAF Venturesome, Amir conducts due diligence on social investment applications and manages a portfolio of clients. He is also is responsible for assisting with the management of the Community Land Trust Fund and managing business development for Venturesome.