Calvert Foundation is a nonprofit lender and a pioneer in impact investing, delivering social benefit to communities and a financial return to investors. What makes us unique is our accessibility to individual investors, with a minimum investment starting as low as $20. People can invest through our Community Investment Note and, in turn, Calvert Foundation invests in organizations around the world that empower people in low-income communities.
Currently, Calvert Foundation has nearly $200 million invested in more than 200 high-impact nonprofits and social enterprises serving all 50 states and more than 80 countries. Our portfolio includes a diversified mix of organizations whose missions cover a range of social causes and innovations, including affordable housing, microfinance, Fair Trade finance, small business development, and the establishment of essential community facilities such as charter schools, daycare centers and healthcare centers.