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If you have got an innovative idea for supporting a charity with a loan or other investment from your account balance, our specialist team can work with you to make this happen

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Missional

Your charitable funds have the potential to go further, strengthening the impact of the ministries and causes you choose to support

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Impactful

Experience the joy of giving, with lasting impact for the causes you love

Social Impact Investing

For Philanthropy Fund and Donor Advised Fund Clients

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Social impact investment is an innovative approach to philanthropy that entails allocating your account balance to support a charity with a loan or other funding arrangement. Social investment provides long-term capital, which can help your chosen causes to scale up and become more sustainable, for example by providing working capital or by enabling the purchase of assets such as property.

Social impact investment helps your generosity to go further; the investment has the potential to generate a return to your account that can then be recycled into further social investments or grants.  

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Making money go further

The balance held in your Donor Advised Fund or Philanthropy Fund can be used to invest into projects to create Kingdom Impact. Any such investment has the potential to generate a return to your Stewardship giving account that can then be reinvested either into new social investment opportunities or to fund charitable grants, to create further impact.

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A long-term approach

By asking for your account balance to be invested in social impact opportunities, you can take the time you need over your giving decisions longer term while knowing your fund is still being put to good use.

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Specialised team

Have access to a dedicated team with expertise in grant-making, investment and relationship management. We are here to support you on your giving journey and help take care of the administration involved.

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Increase relational capacity

Choose the level to which you would like to be relationally involved with causes. We can either enable anonymity or help to build meaningful and authentic relationships that maintain healthy boundaries.

While funds may be returned to your Donor Advised Fund or Philanthropy Fund for the purposes of your giving, funds cannot be returned to you personally. Our set-up and ongoing charges for administering a social impact investment will depend on the complexity of the investment. Please note Stewardship is not regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and does not offer investment advice. Please read our Investment Disclaimer for further details.

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Let us take the burden of governance and administration

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Add to your balance by card, bank transfer, Direct Debit or shares

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We facilitate thoughtful discussion around your philanthropic vision

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Bespoke research into causes you love and those you’d like to know more about

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Peace of mind

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Safe Hands

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Planning Ahead

Continue to support the causes you care about beyond your lifetime

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Global Giving

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Integrated

Manage all of your cross-border giving in one place

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Join with hundreds of other donors to get resource where it is most needed

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With our expertise in the charitable sector, we can provide the detailed research you need to make a decision

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Insightful

Measure tangible impact on a macro and micro scale to give you confidence in your decision-making and planning

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Strategic

Using our networks and data-driven insights, we can help you focus future resources and maximise your potential for impact

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