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November 03, 2014
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Steve and Jean Case Tout ‘Impact Investments’ Instead of Giving Money Away

Tony Powell

Although they still plan to make straightforward contributions to charity, Steve and Jean Case increasingly are focused on projects that have the promise of generating financial returns while providing benefits to society.

In meetings over the past year with other philanthropists, Jean Case has spread a simple message: Don’t just give your money away.

That’s not to say that Ms. Case and her husband, America Online founder Steve Case, won’t still make...

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