NYU Impact Investing Fund (NIIF)

Drive profits and Impact 

Impact investments integrate traditional financial returns with social and/or environmental impacts. NIIF is a student-run impact investment fund that invests in innovative, sustainable social businesses in the New York City area.  The NIIF leverages Stern’s unique strengths and core values of "…develop people and ideas that transform 21st century problems into opportunities to create value for business and society…”

NIIF has three primary goals:
  1. EDUCATE students on the impact investing process through hands-on experience
  2. SUPPORT social businesses in advancing their double-bottom-line missions by providing financing capital, consultative services to address strategic business challenges and access to NYU resources
  3. IMPROVE local New York City communities by facilitating the social activities of local businesses