Network Membership Membership in the GIIN provides access to a diverse global community of organizations interested in deepening their engagement with the impact investment industry.
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GIIN membership is for organizations interested in deepening their engagement with the impact investing industry. Members of the GIIN are connected to a thriving peer community and gain formal access to industry information, tools, and resources. Network Members periodically meet at events and through virtual convenings, and receive tutorials on tools designed to strengthen the impact investment market.

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  • Learning: Gain knowledge about the impact investing industry and deepen your engagement

  • Networking: Make connections with the diverse global impact investing community

  • Field Building: Contribute to the successful development of the impact investing industry and exchange information about your organization's activities with fellow members or research initiatives

  • Activities

    Network Membership provides a unique opportunity to participate a dynamic community of impact investing practitioners and service providers. Network Members receive benefits that include:

  • Events: Receptions, research panels, member presentations and discussions, as well as access to signature GIIN events

  • Virtual Convenings: Learn about impact investing trends, tools, and resources from industry leaders and experts

  • Orientations to Impact Investing Tools: Participate in tutorials and workshops for impact measurement and deal sourcing tools, among others

  • Access and Contributions to a Peer Community: Connect with fellow Network Members to strengthen and build new relationships and learn about emerging activities and areas of practice

  • Community

    In order to maintain a diverse global group, the GIIN actively seeks members from a variety of geographic regions with an array of impact objectives.

    The Network Membership launched in October 2012 with 83 founding member organizations from 15 countries. Network Members form a broad community of impact investing market participants--including investors, asset managers, advisors, and other industry service providers--with access to a global and diverse peer group for information exchange.


    Member dues are paid annually, with discounts for nonprofit organizations (excluding foundations) and organizations headquartered in emerging markets.

    1 For Profit Organizations & Foundations Other Not-For-Profit Organizations
    Developed Market $3,500 $2,500
    Emerging Market $2,500 $2,500
    Additionally, a 10 percent pricing discount is available to organizations that are also members of the Aspen Network of Development Entrepreneurs, Investors' Circle, or Mission Investors Exchange. A maximum of one discount may be used towards each membership application and the discount remains in effect for as long as an organization maintains membership in the relevant network and in the GIIN.

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    All applications are subject to review. The GIIN reserves the right to decline membership applications in order to best serve its mission and/or maintain a strong peer learning community.