Impact Investing in Action: Appalachia

Course Code
LPPP 3500
Credits
3
Christian Mahoney
Professor

This immersive class and fellowship gives students the opportunity to learn about the growing field of impact investing while seeing first-hand the challenges and opportunities of investing in rural communities. Students will be put in the driver’s seat to make recommendations to emerging impact investment funds and positively impact thousands of lives. The program is situated in one of the most promising areas in Virginia for significant economic evolution: Appalachia and the Southwest.