Social Impact

Big Society Capital's Social Impact

We define our impact as being anything additional that frontline organisations can now deliver as a result of taking on social investment from our intermediaries.

Outcomes areas

By the end of 2014, charities and social enterprises using social invesment as a result of Big Society Capital's investment were using it to support the following social outcomes:

Beneficiary groups

By the end of 2014, charities and social enterprises using social invesment as a result of Big Society Capital's investment were using it to support the following specific beneficiary groups:

Social Impact Report

135 diverse organisations have now received investment directly from our intermediaries or from fundraising support provided by our infrastructure investments. These organisations are tackling some of the most entrenched issues in society for groups including homeless people, disabled people and people living in poverty or financial exclusion.

Our first ever Social Impact Report provides an overview of our approach to impact, as well as details of what is happening.