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SoLa Impact Raises $500,000 to Supply 1,000 Families with Internet for 1,000 days

March 31, 2021

During COVID-19, SoLa Impact and our non-profit affiliate, The I CAN Foundation prioritized closing the digital divide in South Los Angeles by working to increase access to technology and internet connectivity. In March 2020, SoLa polled tenants and found an enormous and urgent need: 42% of tenant youth lacked the tools to distance learn and […]

SoLa’s Modular Construction Proves Effective in Housing Development

January 28, 2021

SoLa Impact recently began a new pilot building project in our ground-up affordable housing portfolio in South LA. Panelization, the construction of building sections in remote locations and transported to building sites for construction, allows Sola Impact to build on sites typically untenable for traditional construction operations. Taking on panelization has served as the “proof […]

Leading Minority-Led Fund Manager Launches $1 Billion ‘Black Impact Fund’

December 3, 2020

SoLa Impact, a leading urban real estate fund, announced the launch of its $1 billion ‘Black Impact Fund,’ which will invest exclusively in Black and Brown communities in major urban markets. The fund will be comprised of a $500 million Opportunity Zone (OZ) Fund and a side-by-side, $500 million non-Opportunity Zone Fund. Martin Muoto, CEO of SoLa Impact and founder of […]