SVI Blog

Scholten & Partners become organisational members of Social Value International

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016

We are very pleased to welcome Scholten & Partners as an Organisational Member of Social Value International, one of the first consultancies in Europe to introduce SROI in 2001.

New Publication: Understand What Changes!

Tuesday, August 16th, 2016

Social Value International published a new Supplementary Guidance document that accompanies “A Guide to Social Return on Investment (2012) and focuses on Principle 2.

ShareLab: social value in the collaborative economy

Thursday, August 11th, 2016

This free full-day event will bring together over 200 policymakers, entrepreneurs, innovators and researchers to better understand how public services, civil society and the private sector can engage with, develop and harness collaborative platforms for good.

Mondelēz International Foundation (MIF): CAF SROI Report-2016 released

Wednesday, August 10th, 2016

This report presents an evaluation of social return for the BeHealthy Programme (BHP) implemented by the Charities Aid Foundation (CAF) in Russia with the financial support of the Mondelēz International Foundation (MIF). The programme is part of the Mondelēz Global Community Partnership Initiative to promote active, healthy lifestyles – a critical component of the company’s wellbeing mission.

Building Organisations to Deliver Social Impact: Bridging the gap between good intentions and practice

Monday, July 25th, 2016

View the recording of a recent Anton Simanowitz led webinar that looks into the heart of the impact system and gives a twist to its management. This is aimed at anybody working in an organisation with a social purpose, from board members to managers, frontline staff or impact people in general, the goal of this webinar is to have a better understanding of the social impact process.

Bulgarian Social Impact Group Latest News

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016

Tulip Foundation organised a meeting of the Bulgarian Social Impact group on 20 May in Sofia. The core of the meeting was the theme about the recent changes in legislation concerning impact assessment in Bulgaria.

Safeguarding Social Value

Tuesday, April 12th, 2016

Social Value International members, Caroline Gardner, Karl Leathem and Sandra Velthuis, discuss their perspective on social value and the need for rigour in reporting.

EVPA release case studies on Impact Measurement and Management in Venture Philanthropy

Thursday, February 25th, 2016

EVPA, the membership body for European organisations engaged in social impact investment or venture philanthropy, release two in depth case studies investigating impact measurement in funding organisations.

Sinzer software becomes first tool to be reviewed against Social Value Principles

Tuesday, February 9th, 2016

Sinzer, a software tool for managing social impact, has become the first software tool to be reviewed in line with the Principles of Social Value.

Accounting for Value and the 17 Sustainable Development Goals

Tuesday, January 5th, 2016

Jeremy Nicholls argues that accounting as a way of allocating resources holds the key to creating a sustainable future.