July 2013—July 2013 Issue
A performance-based social investment tool being piloted in some communities offers a new model for delivering social services.
Strengthening the performance of nonprofits: A conversation with Steve Rothschild of Invest in Outcomes
Author and nonprofit leader Steve Rothschild discusses the principles social enterprises should follow to achieve success.
Federal tax credit program helps spur Butte business revival
With the help of New Markets Tax Credits, a mixed-use redevelopment project in Uptown Butte, Mont., is catalyzing further revitalization in the area.
Eastside Financial Center launches prepaid card with unique perks
A new prepaid card product available to households in the Twin Cities is designed to help manage cardholders' personal finances while keeping fees in check.
Rise in smartphones puts more financial tools in the hands of the unbanked
Recent reports suggest that mobile banking's potential to reach unbanked and underbanked individuals is growing quickly