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Oxford Social Finance Programme

Oxford Social Finance Programme


Benefits for you

Your opportunity to build your social finance strategy and action plan in discussion with Oxford faculty, industry pioneers and experienced peers from across the globe.

  • Discover global innovations which focus on taking social finance solutions to scale
  • Define scale and ways to measure impact for Big Bets – high risk, bold investments
  • Share research on Layered Capital Approaches
  • Learn how to use blended social finance to raise a co-mingled fund
  • Understand Social Finance tools: catalytic philanthropy, programme and mission related investments, donor advised funds, and new approaches including the Zuckerberg-Chan LLC model and Jack Ma Trusts
  • Explore Crowd Funding and Co-finance models

Benefits for your organisation

  • Return with a social finance action plan for your organisation that you can share with others and put into practice immediately
  • Learn how to develop organisational infrastructure and culture to manage high-impact social projects and programmes
  • You and your organisation will be invited to continue the connection through an ongoing series of topical webinars with global leaders in the social finance industry
  • Through you, your organisation will have access to a growing international network of private and public sector originations, philanthropists, social entrepreneurs, and institutions,  all keen to share the challenges of social change
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Social Impact Community

3 programmes create our Social Impact Portfolio

289 alumni

57 nationalities 

58 working countries 

12 sectors

Participant thoughts

"The programme has helped me take the next step in my journey as a change maker. The combination of rich content, high quality presenters and fellow participants and the inspiring setting in Oxford, leaves me ready to apply my learning in the work I do on sustainable development in Canada"

Chad Park
Chief Innovation Officer & Director, Energy Futures Lab
The Natural Step Canada