Welcome to Instiglio

Instiglio’s mission is to improve the effectiveness of social services by unlocking new sources of capital to discover and scale programs that work. By linking financing to evidence-based interventions and their outcomes, we believe we can transform the impact of philanthropic, donor and taxpayer money.

We are working in low- and middle-income countries to advise governments and other stakeholders on the design and implementation of social impact bonds (also known as pay-for-success contracts).

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Monday, August 13, 2012

Instiglio is hiring in Colombia

Instiglio is hiring a Country Coordinator for Colombia.

This is an opportunity for an outstanding individual to provide leadership, foster team spirit and act as a critical bridge between key partners to drive systemic change that will improve the lives of vulnerable groups in Colombia. The Country Coordinator will ensure quality and effectiveness in projects with a focus on outcomes. The Country Coordinator will have proven leadership skills, project management experience alongside excellent communication abilities. The Country Coordinator will have already worked within the public sector in Colombia and possess a strong personal drive to make a social impact. The ideal candidate would preferably be Colombian or with significant experience in Colombia.

Read the Job Description

Wednesday, August 8, 2012

Analysis of Goldman Sach's NYC investment

Instiglio co-founder Michael Belinsky publishes an analysis of Goldman Sach's investment into the New York City social impact bond in the Stanford Social Innovation Review.

Wednesday, August 1, 2012

Massachusetts selects providers and intermediaries in the 1st U.S. social impact bond pilot

Today the Commonwealth of Massachusetts invited service providers and intermediaries to begin negotiations around the nation's first social impact bond pilots. One proposed pilot is in the area of chronic homelessness. The other is in the area of youth recidivism.

Read the government's press release here.

Read Third Sector Capital Partner's press release here.

Read the Boston Globe article here.

Wednesday, June 6, 2012

Monday, June 4, 2012

Social impact bonds in international development

Instiglio releases some preliminary analysis of how the social impact bond (pay-for-success) model can be applied to international development.

Friday, June 1, 2012

Summer Associates

Instiglio welcomes its summer associates, Ada, Ana, Eunice, Katie, Paige, and Piyush! Read about them on our team page here.