Calvert Community Investment Notes
offer individuals and institutions the chance to invest
directly into dozens of microlending, low-income housing, and community development loan funds.
Community Investment Notes are a flexible instrument, offering: terms of 1, 3 or 5 years, minimums
of $1,000, 0-3% return decided upon by the investor, and targeting available by geographic region.
Calvert Community Investments is administered by the Calvert Social Investment Foundation,
a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Calvert Community Investments should not be confused with any
Calvert Group sponsored investment product, is not a mutual fund, nor is it FDIC insured. Calvert
Foundation puts a NASD approved Sales and Compensation Agreement in place with broker-dealers of
representatives wishing to receive commissions for the sale of CI Notes.
offer a fully tax deductible contribution option to donors - where funds enter a
permanent revolving community loan program with the same kind of targeting that is offered through
the Community Investment Notes program. The perpetual philanthropy of Community Gift Accounts
represents an new kind of giving - creating measurable impact year after year.
Foundation also administers the Calvert Giving Fund - http://www.calvertgiving.org.