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Liberating a new frontier.

MAKE THE IMPOSSIBLE POSSIBLE WITH US.

We stand at a precipice of an incredible opportunity to create and deliver moonshots that will transform our future.
Colonel Ronald Garan, Jr. (Ret)
Former NASA Astronaut
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On the International Day of Peace (September 21, 2018), 5th Element Group PBC sponsored the SDG Frontier Finance Forum at the United Nations in New York. At that gathering, The SDG Impact Fund and a collaborative community (now called The SDG Circle) were announced to accelerate the path to achieving the UN’s Global Goals.

What are the Sustainable Development Goals?

The SDGs are 17 goals agreed upon by 193 countries to realize a more sustainable and prosperous humanity and planet by 2030.

GETTING THINGS DONE TOGETHER

The SDG Circle is a flagship initiative of 5th Element Group PBC in partnership with Conveners.org and the Convening17 initiative. SDG Circle events bring together impact investors, donors and brand executives who create “traffic on the bridge” between KPI-driven performance and SDG-aligned impact.

In addition to access to some of the world’s most prestigious events, SDG Circle members receive a host of personalized benefits:

PERSONALIZED EVENT MAPPING
SPEAKING REPRESENTATION
IMPACT PROJECT PLAN DESIGN
LEADER RECOGNITION

MARCH 2019 |  DECADE OF WOMEN CONFAB – D.C.

The DOW Confab is an interactive workshop at The Congressional Club to unlock the urgent and important challenges in achieving SDG 5: Gender Equality. Together we will kick off an effort to catalyze human and financial capital for high leverage solutions for gender equality as part of the SDG Impact Circle.
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MARCH 2019 |  DECADE OF WOMEN CONFAB – NYC

The NYC DOW Confab will be a private gathering supporters of SDG 5 to hear from Elissa Fisher Harris, Chief Impact Officer and Co-Chair of the Decade Of Women, on our collective trajectory for 2019 and beyond, before heading to the Power of Collaboration Global Summit at the UN, led by Janet Salazar.
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FEBRUARY 2019 | INDIAN LEADERSHIP CONCLAVE – DELHI

The ILC is a platform for India’s leaders of today and tomorrow, celebrating, in particular, the nation’s top female leaders and entrepreneurs. Partner, 5th Element Group, launched their new headquarters in Delhi at the event, honoring two Indian leaders with the Women of Change® Award and Coin.
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FEBRUARY 2019 | BLOCKCHAIN WEEK – LONDON

5th Element Group and Templum served as Co-Sponsors of London Blockchain Week, where leaders of the top ventures in blockchain gathered and new companies were featured. The week kicked off with the Blockchain Hackathon, followed by a 2-day conference/expo, workshops, and receptions.
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SDG IMPACT HEROES

SDG Impact Heroes is a global photo-journalism series to highlight leaders in communities around the world who are taking noteworthy strides toward “Quantum Impact” as they seek to achieve the UN Sustainable Development Goals most important to them. All photos are Ralph Reutimann originals.

SIGN UP FOR THE SDG CIRCLE WEEKLY BRIEF

FEATURING UPDATES IN FRONTIER TECH, IMPACT INVESTING AND WOMEN’S LEADERSHIP.

WHY WE PARTNER WITH A DONOR ADVISED FUND

TAX PLANNING BENEFITS

A DAF facilitates tax beneficial giving options for our donor-investors and liberates capital by leveraging tax advantages to convert donations into grants and Mission-Related (“MRI”) Investments.

DONATION INCLUSIVITY

A DAF can accept liquid and illiquid assets including collectibles, real estate, stocks, bonds and cash. A DAF can also accepts digital assets as well, with no fiat conversion required.

MOONSHOT INVESTMENTS

A community of donors can leverage the services and resources of other partners/donors to multiply the impact of their donation through match giving, collective marketing, contests, etc.