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News by subject: SRI

9 july 2021

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Blake Johnson, Los Angeles-based entrepreneur and co-founder of Byte®, announced today that he has made a $25,000 donation to the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE). The funds will help the organization provide high-quality entrepreneurship...

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GREE Energy will present at CleanEquity® Monaco 2021 on 22nd & 23rd July at the Fairmont Monte Carlo. CleanEquity® is an annual...


8 july 2021

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The American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) is pleased to name 41 new Leading Edge Fellows, a major expansion of this publicly engaged humanities initiative made possible by a $3.6 million grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. In this...


7 july 2021

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The American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) infused billions into local governments, easing the immediate financial trauma facing every community across the country. While the funding is undoubtedly a blessing to communities in crisis, there also comes with...

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Nu Skin is hosting its annual Force for Good Day as part of its commitment to humanitarian efforts both locally and globally. It is a day set aside for Nu Skin brand affiliates, employees and their families to participate in local service projects...

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IPG will present at CleanEquity® Monaco 2021 on 22nd & 23rd July at the Fairmont Monte Carlo. CleanEquity® is an annual...

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HPS Home Power Solutions GmbH will present at CleanEquity® Monaco 2021 on 22nd & 23rd July at the Fairmont Monte Carlo....


6 july 2021

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The Schall Law Firm, a national shareholder rights litigation firm, announces that it is investigating claims on behalf of investors of DiDi Global Inc. ("DiDi" or "the Company") for violations of the securities laws....

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Kraton Corporation , a leading global sustainable producer of specialty polymers and high-value biobased products derived from pine wood pulping co-products, is pleased to receive Critical Guidance Recognition from the Association of Plastic...

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Talk Carpet sees its future footprint on the environment through the efforts of its partner, ege Carpets. Their new sustainability strategy is set from 2020 to 2030 and will consist of investments in renewable energy and energy-saving projects. Their...

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Qualus will present at CleanEquity® Monaco 2021 on 22nd & 23rd July at the Fairmont Monte Carlo.  CleanEquity® is an annual...


5 july 2021

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CIBC ? Today, CIBC Asset Management Inc. (CAM) announced the launch of CIBC Sustainable Investment Solutions, providing access to actively managed strategies that seek to align with the investing values of socially responsible investors. A portion...


2 july 2021

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NFI, a supply chain solutions provider, announced yesterday a $100,000 donation to Virtua Health's Eat Well Mobile Grocery Store. The donation is part of NFI's mission to support health initiatives and care for the communities where we live and work....

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The second annual Pride on the Block event raised nearly $10,000 to support the efforts of LGBTQ+ non-profit organization Transpire Help. Founded in 2016, Transpire Help enhances and sustains the health and well-being of the lesbian, gay, bisexual,...

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The National Catholic Reporter Publishing Company has joined the growing group of Catholic organizations that have divested from fossil fuel companies. NCR board chair Jim Purcell announced that NCR has selected Catholic Investment Services (CIS) to...


1 july 2021

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Concussion Legacy Foundation Canada (CLFC) is proud to announce its upcoming Brains and Brawn campaign. The campaign will feature a two-week livestream fundraiser along with a two-day online Fortnite tournament with total prizing of $10,000. CLFC is...

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Ignite Visibility, San Diego's premier digital marketing agency, is pleased to announce that it has chosen Every Kids Sports as the recipient of a $10,000 donation from its Charitability Fund. Since opening its doors in 2013, Ignite Visibility's team...


30 june 2021

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Hundreds of very low-income veteran families in the Baltimore metro area and on Maryland's Eastern Shore who are experiencing homelessness or are at risk of becoming homeless, will have access to crucial services from local organizations via grants...

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Hydro-Québec has once again earned recognition for its sustainable practices by placing first in Corporate Knights magazine's 2021 ranking of Canada's Best 50 Corporate Citizens. This annual rating, which promotes responsible business practices, is...


29 june 2021

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GreyNoise Intelligence, the anti-threat intelligence company, is helping security operations center (SOC) teams improve analyst efficiency, identify compromised devices and understand emerging threats by giving them unique visibility into "internet...

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J.P. Morgan today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire OpenInvest, a leading financial technology company that helps financial professionals customize and report on values-based investments. The company will retain its own brand...


28 june 2021

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Further cementing its place as a true thought leader in the ongoing global energy transition, Pillsbury has published a new research report, written by The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), entitled, "Financing a More Sustainable Future: How...


24 june 2021

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The Foundation for Global Sports Development (GSD) has selected six students to receive the 2021 Exceptional Youth Scholarship. Each $10,000 scholarship is awarded in recognition of a student's commitment to academic achievement and community...

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Eat Beyond Global Holdings Inc.   ("Eat Beyond" or the "Company"), an investment issuer focused on the global plant-based and alternative food sector, is announcing its portfolio company Nabati Foods Global Inc.  ("Nabati Foods") is serving as the...


23 june 2021

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The Canada Infrastructure Bank (CIB) and Association of School Transportation Services of British Columbia (ASTSBC) have finalized an agreement for the CIB to provide up to $30 million towards the purchase of up to 280 zero-emission school buses...

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Clean Vision Corporation , a holding company that acquires and operates sustainable clean tech and green energy businesses, today announced that its Clean-Seas subsidiary has signed a binding memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Global Green...


22 june 2021

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Carhartt, America's premium workwear brand since 1889, today has announced the hiring of Todd Corley to Senior Vice President of Inclusion and Sustainability. Officially assuming the position on June 28, Corley will lead Carhartt's purpose-driven...

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Bloomberg and MSCI Inc. today announced the launch of the Bloomberg Barclays MSCI Emerging Markets ESG Index Suite which includes 10 Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) indices. These benchmarks incorporate ESG and SRI considerations in...

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Regency Affiliates, Inc. ("Regency") today announced that it will pay a quarterly dividend of 6.75 cents per common share on July 7, 2021 to shareholders of record at the close of trading on June 30, 2021. Management Comments "We are pleased to...

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Duke Energy continues to expand solar power in North Carolina with construction starting on its 22.6-megawatt (MW) Stony Knoll Solar power plant. Once completed, it will be the largest solar plant in Surry County....


18 june 2021

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Hill's Pet Nutrition announced their intent to invest more than $250 million to build a new factory in Leavenworth County in their home state of Kansas to help meet the growing demand for their #1 vet recommended Hill's pet nutrition.  "Hill's Pet...

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Megatel Homes LLC, one of the largest private homebuilders in the country, today announced that the company experienced a record-breaking month with a total of more than 300 home sales and over $120 million in gross contract sales in May....

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Avanos Medical, Inc. today announced that Joe Woody, chief executive officer, will present and participate in an analyst-led fireside chat at the Virtual 2021 Raymond James Human Health Innovation Conference Tues., June 22 at approximately 10:40...


16 june 2021

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Firmenich, the world's largest privately owned fragrance and taste company, has joined the UN Global Compact CFO (Chief Financial Officer) Taskforce, the first-ever global initiative promoting sustainable corporate finance and scalable investments in...

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Strategic Financial Solutions, a leading financial services firm that provides debt relief solutions for people in challenging financial situations, again partnered with TinySuperheroes for its annual Strategic Superhero Day. This is the fourth...

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BMO Financial Group today announced a new partnership with the Native Women's Association of Canada (NWAC) to build a centre focused on economic prosperity and social innovation that aims to contribute to the economic self-sufficiency of Indigenous...

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Subway® Canada is hosting its first-ever virtual concert with Canadian Diamond/Multi-Platinum selling and JUNO Award winning dance music duo Loud Luxury on June 23rd to raise awareness for the issue of child hunger experienced throughout the...


14 june 2021

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The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust today announced a new $20,434,374 grant to Engineering Ministries International (EMI) for improvements to water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) in rural Alaska. This three-year grant will support...

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Fisher Investments UK's parent company, Fisher Investments, was recognized by the Swiss Sustainable Funds Awards for its Institutional US Small Cap Core Equity ESG Fund, which won the 2021 "US Equities" category award. This award recognizes the...

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Loan funds certified as community development financial institutions (CDFIs) have an urgent need for capital over the next six to 12 months, particularly to meet the needs of low- to moderate-income, Black, Latinx and women borrowers, finds a new...


11 june 2021

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Canadians are reporting an increase in stress, anxiety, depression, and loneliness. In fact, almost half of all Canadians have reported that their mental health has worsened since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. Distress centres are a vital...


10 june 2021

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CleanEquity® was founded in 2007 by His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco & Mungo Park, Chair of Innovator Capital. The conference, aimed at accelerating development and implementation of sustainable technology innovation, returns on 22nd &...

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AAK has joined forces with global confectionery, food, and pet care company Mars, several leading NGOs, and an impact investment fund to create a public-private partnership. This will improve the livelihoods of women working in Ghana's shea supply...


9 june 2021

14:05
Peanut Butter & Co., the family-owned peanut butter brand available at more than 15,000 stores nationwide, announces a new effort to support food-insecure LGBTQ communities across the country by donating One Million Spoonfuls of peanut butter to food...

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The Management Council is pleased to announce on behalf of Ohio's Information Technology Centers (ITCs) that 11 school districts have been awarded over $1.4M in grant funding to expand internet to underserved students. Working in close partnership...

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PowerTech Water announced the closing of its oversubscribed Series B financing round led by HG Ventures. The funds will be used to meet the rising demand for sustainable industrial water treatment, accelerate corporate partnerships, and expand...

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Trousdale Ventures, a privately held investment firm, (www.TrousdaleVC.com), today announced it had invested in Preamble, one of the first platforms to develop software to offer ethical AI to social networks. The seed round will be used to further...

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The governments of Canada and Ontario are investing more than $115.1 million to protect the health, and well- being of residents in 30 municipalities across the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area (GTHA). Details were provided by the Honourable...

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Patriot Capital, a multi-strategy middle market investment firm, announced today that the firm has become a signatory to the UN's Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI). Implemented by the United Nations Secretary-General, the PRI were developed...

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Greystar Europe Investment Management B.V. (the "Manager") closed ?725 million in equity commitments into its flagship pan-European value-add discretionary vehicle. The vehicle received equity commitments from a diverse group of global institutional...