Monthly Archives: June 2011

Social Finance awarded Special Commendation

Congratulations to the Social Finance team for being awarded a “Special Commendation” in the category of Achievement in Basic Needs Financing at the FT/IFC Sustainable Finance Awards. It is absolutely fantastic to win in a category that included some brilliant … Continue reading

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Jam Jar Accounts recognised by Fairbanking awards

While the launch of the Fairbanking Foundation’s rating system for retail banking products earlier this week generated some good articles in the Financial Times and the Telegraph it seems likely that the launch will have passed most UK consumers by. … Continue reading

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National Volunteer Week

This week is National Volunteer Week 2011. Social Finance is celebrating it by launching a campaign for community volunteers to work with the One* Service, the organisation funded by the first Social Impact Bond. We recognise the important contribution that … Continue reading

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