Less than 100 per cent is not enough

Sonja Swift

‘Only when the last tree has died, and the last river been poisoned, and the last fish caught will we realize we cannot eat money.’ Cree Indian proverb

My generation and those to come are inheriting a precarious future. Peers of mine, all young trustees of the Next Gen Fellowship in Mission Investing,[1] are also inheriting the responsibility of stewardship for money set aside for social good. Our goal is to have 100 per cent mission-driven endowments because anything less is ultimately a contradiction.

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