Telling stories digitally allows for messages and methodologies for creating social impact to be shared more widely and quickly than ever before. It is a useful capability for social innovators and entrepreneurs to develop to create social change.
Social Outcomes’ Sandy Blackburn-Wright, Digital Storytellers and the Centre for Social Impact have produced a number of videos that are helpful resources in educating people about issues and initiatives in social innovation and impact investing.
Understanding impact investing (for an Australian audience)
Understanding impact investing (for a global audience)
The Social Marketplace
Sir Ronald Cohen on impact investing and the Social Marketplace
Impact investing in the USA and the role of the International Task Force on Social Impact Investing
A case study on investing in social enterprise
The importance of telling stories about impact
Impact Forum Singapore, June 2014: an overview of the global opportunity
Knowledge Connect 2014 on social procurement
Knowledge Connect 2013 on impact investing