LOCUS is a nonprofit consulting firm and mission-driven registered investment advisor serving foundations looking to use more of their assets to promote prosperous, vibrant communities. At LOCUS, our mission is to guide and support foundations as they move from exploring the tool of local impact investing to unlocking meaningful, mission-driven assets to deploying those assets for catalytic community impact. Our team of economic development, former philanthropic staff and finance professionals work in partnership with our clients to deliver right-sized, resonant onramps to accelerate the deployment of place-based impact investments.
News & Events
This month, we talk about the launch of the first guarantee pool for community investments in the US.
$33.1 million in commitments from 11 organizations will unlock more than $150 million in new investments
This month on our blog, we reflect on 2019 and look ahead to 2020.