Request for Proposal

The Sorenson Impact Foundation (SIF) is inviting potential grant recipients to propose solutions that advance or augment the foundation’s work in three key focus areas. Awarded grants will vary in size and between $50,000 and $500,000 each.

  1. Advancing the impact investing ecosystem by:
    a) developing and supporting intermediaries,
    b) creating tools and services that make the impact investing ecosystem more efficient, and/or
    c) facilitating access to data and education to help lower barriers to entry for traditional investors and inform better investment decision making
  2. Identifying, measuring and promoting best practices in the area of community development and impact achievement for Qualified Opportunity Funds as established by the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act
  3. Support the development and training of future impact investors and social entrepreneurs