Morgan Lewis

Morgan Lewis is an international law firm with 30 offices in North America, Asia, Europe and the Middle East. The firm provides clients with litigation, corporate, finance, restructuring, employment and benefits, and intellectual property services. Morgan Lewis handles all of BII Fund’s innovative work on impact covenants, binding legal covenants that ensure companies in the BII portfolio are having a positive impact on communities of color. Learn more

RSF Social Finance

The mission of RSF Social Finance is to create financial relationships that are direct, transparent, personal and focused on long-term social, economic and ecological benefit. RSF achieves its mission by offering investors and donors dynamic ways to align their money with their values, connecting entrepreneurs with diverse forms of capital, and empowering leaders and advancing innovations in the field of social finance. RSF Social Finance is a supported organization of BII Fund and hosts our donor-advised fund.

Ropes & Gray

Ropes & Gray is a renowned global law firm with more than 150 years of history providing services to the world’s leaders in business and finance. Ropes & Gray provides clients with leading corporate, litigation, transactional and regulatory lawyers whose knowledge and experience span industries and geographies. Ropes & Gray handles all of BII Fund’s equity and non-traditional financing as well as charitable loan fund formation.

Riemer & Braunstein

Riemer & Braunstein is a Boston-based law firm that specializes in meeting the needs of financial institutions, individuals and corporations and businesses of all sizes. With more than 80 years of practice, Riemer & Braunstein’s six core practice areas are Banking & Finance, Real Estate, Litigation, Bankruptcy, Corporate, Trusts & Estates. Riemer & Braunstein handles all of BII Fund’s debt financing.

City Life Vida Urbana

City Life/Vida Urbana fights for Boston residents to stay in their homes. City Life/Vida Urbana is a grassroots community organization committed to fighting for racial, social and economic justice and gender equality by building working class power. They promote individual empowerment, develop community leaders and build collective power to effect systemic change and transform society. City Life Vida Urbana is a supported organization of BII Fund and is our partner in creating strategies for anti-displacement real estate investing. Learn more

Center for Economic Democracy

The Center for Economic Democracy is a U.S. social movement-building organization, growing the capacity of grassroots communities to transform American capitalism into a more just, sustainable and democratic economy. CED harnesses the cooperative, creative and productive impulses of our communities to build an economy governed for the people, by the people. CED (through the Commonwealth Foundation) is a supported organization of BII Fund and our partner on the Boston Ujima Project, Solidarity Economy Initiative, and Worker Ownership. Learn more