High Impact Financial Analysis, LLC

Certified B Corporation

New York, United States

Certified Since

June 2016


Other financial services


Service with Minor Environmental Footprint

Operates In

United States

High Impact works with lenders and investors nationwide to intelligently direct capital to projects benefiting at-risk and underserved communities. Their services are trusted by a wide range of financing providers, from small non-profit loan funds to nationwide Community Development Financial Institutions, and from municipal agencies to socially responsible investment managers. They help lenders balance mission and risk responsibly, so that they can increase their impact in the communities they serve while growing their access to capital and ensuring their stability as long-term resources for at-risk communities. High Impact specializes in underwriting and lending related analysis. Their team has expertise in a wide range of lending and subsidy programs, covering the full cycle of real estate development, the most common subsidy, guaranty, and tax credit programs, and small business loan programs. Their specialties include affordable housing, New Markets Tax Credits, charter schools, and Small Business Administration-guaranteed lending.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, High Impact Financial Analysis, LLC earned an overall score of 109.1. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
109.1 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 15.3

Governance evaluates a company's overall mission, engagement around its social/environmental impact, ethics, and transparency. This section also evaluates the ability of a company to protect their mission and formally consider stakeholders in decision making through their corporate structure (e.g. benefit corporation) or corporate governing documents.

Mission & Engagement2.1
Ethics & Transparency3.2
+ Mission Locked10

What is this? A company with an Impact Business Model is intentionally designed to create a specific positive outcome for one of its stakeholders - such as workers, community, environment, or customers.

Workers 25.7

Workers evaluates a company’s contributions to its employees’ financial security, health & safety, wellness, career development, and engagement & satisfaction. In addition, this section recognizes business models designed to benefit workers, such as companies that are at least 40% owned by non-executive employees and those that have workforce development programs to support individuals with barriers to employment.

Financial Security11.3
Health, Wellness, & Safety4.8
Career Development5.9
Engagement & Satisfaction3.6

Community 19.0

Community evaluates a company’s engagement with and impact on the communities in which it operates, hires from, and sources from. Topics include diversity, equity & inclusion, economic impact, civic engagement, charitable giving, and supply chain management. In addition, this section recognizes business models that are designed to address specific community-oriented problems, such as poverty alleviation through fair trade sourcing or distribution via microenterprises, producer cooperative models, locally focused economic development, and formal charitable giving commitments.

Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion5.4
Economic Impact6.4
Civic Engagement & Giving3.6
Supply Chain Management1.0

Environment 4.9

Environment evaluates a company’s overall environmental management practices as well as its impact on the air, climate, water, land, and biodiversity. This includes the direct impact of a company’s operations and, when applicable its supply chain and distribution channels. This section also recognizes companies with environmentally innovative production processes and those that sell products or services that have a positive environmental impact. Some examples might include products and services that create renewable energy, reduce consumption or waste, conserve land or wildlife, provide less toxic alternatives to the market, or educate people about environmental problems.

Environmental Management1.1
Air & Climate1.0
Land & Life2.7

Customers 43.9

Customers evaluates a company’s stewardship of its customers through the quality of its products and services, ethical marketing, data privacy and security, and feedback channels. In addition, this section recognizes products or services that are designed to address a particular social problem for or through its customers, such as health or educational products, arts & media products, serving underserved customers/clients, and services that improve the social impact of other businesses or organizations.

Customer Stewardship1.1
+ Support for Underserved/Purpose Driven Enterprises13.2
+ Serving in Need Populations29.5

What is this? A company with an Impact Business Model is intentionally designed to create a specific positive outcome for one of its stakeholders - such as workers, community, environment, or customers.

Previous Overall B Impact Scores

2022 Overall B Impact Score109.1
2018 Overall B Impact Score92.5
2016 Overall B Impact Score86.1

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