Change Capital Fund (CCF), a collaborative of 17 funders, invests in community organizations to increase economic mobility in persistently low-income neighborhoods. Through flexible, data-driven funding and capacity building, CCF’s four grantees have increased program and data coordination, and are serving more individuals and families with better outcomes.


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January 12, 2018

January 2018 Newsletter

CCF Grantees Improve College Success Rates Getting a college degree is a ticket out of poverty. An adult with a college diploma earns more than double than one with a high school degree. Twenty of the 25 fastest growing city-based jobs with salaries over $50,000 require a college diploma. But colleg … Continued

January 12, 2018

Investing Together: Promising Strategies from a Donor Collaborative

MDRC, the nation’s preeminent social policy research organization dedicated to learning what works to improve programs and policies that affect the poor, is evaluating the CCF initiative. This brief is the fifth in a five part series by MDRC. It highlights the benefits of donor collaboration and exp … Continued

December 5, 2017

November 2017 Newsletter

Creating Public Benefit Rationales Change Capital Fund’s grantees have been increasing their capacity to implement cross-program tracking systems, use program data to analyze progress and confront pitfalls, and understand the true and full cost of achieving an outcome. Now, with the help of Lili Elk … Continued

October 31, 2017

October 2017: Grantee Outcome and Impact Updates

Grantees’ Huge Strides   Three and a half years into the 4-year CCF initiative, grantees continue to make huge strides in providing more and more residents from persistently low-income neighborhoods with the services and support they need to succeed.  Grantees are scaling programs that work and, wit … Continued