We apply our rigorous approach and our belief in innovation and technology to capitalize on initiatives that deliver outsized, long-term results for underserved individuals and their communities.
- We seek to provide both financial support and in-kind resources to innovative partners.
- We seek to support organizations working on groundbreaking solutions for today’s most pressing social challenges around the world.
- We seek to uncover new opportunities through thought leadership that is built on the best of BlackRock.
- We seek to scale our impact by meaningfully engaging our employees in: volunteer service, leadership training, matching gifts, and locally and globally directed giving.
Our areas of focus
1Building innovation: partnering with dynamic social enterprises putting innovation to work to accelerate social impact across a range of outcomes; from financial inclusion to food security.
2Building inroads: creating access to improved livelihoods for underserved populations, including immigrants, women and veterans, either through building skills or breaking barriers.
3Building infrastructure: creating pathways to innovative water and energy solutions at the household level.
4Building insight: joining with thought leaders to contribute additional rigor and analysis, expanding the realm of what’s possible in the social impact space.
We’re partnering with Kiva, a non-profit that connects grass roots entrepreneurs globally with the capital needed to start making local change.
We’re partnering with Code.org, a non-profit dedicated to expanding access to computer science education.
We’re joining with Google.org and Omidyar Network to fund the Fast Forward accelerator.
We’re partnering with Village Capital, one of the world’s leading nonprofit accelerators for social enterprises.
We’re partnering with Echoing Green, an organization that unleashes next generation talent to solve the world’s biggest problems.
We’re supporting Robin Hood through a series of of ‘Next-Gen’ Concerts in New York City.
We’re partnering with Girls Who Code to help inspire and train the next generation of female computer programmers.