The sustainable and responsible investment community is a robust industry of financial planners, asset managers, research firms, and non-profit organizations. Our collaborations and affiliations increase our impact and reach.
Certified B Corporations are a new type of corporation which uses the power of business to solve social and environmental problems.
The Social Investment Forum (SIF) is the national nonprofit membership association for the socially responsible investing (SRI) industry in the U.S. SIF works with investment managers, research firms, and other entities to expand the SRI industry and its impact.
Green America is a nonprofit organization that works to harness the economic power of consumers, investors, businesses, and the marketplace to create a just and sustainable society. Its Green Business Network is the oldest and largest network of its kind in the U.S. and supports Green Festivals and the National Green Pages.
Ceres is a national network of investors, environmental groups and other public interest organizations working with companies to address sustainability challenges such as global climate change. First Affirmative is a member of the Ceres network of companies and works with Ceres on various sustainability and disclosure efforts.
The United Nations Principles for Responsible Investment provide a framework for investment professionals worldwide to incorporate environmental, social, and governance (ESG) criteria into investment decision-making.
The Carbon Disclosure Project holds the largest database of corporate climate change information in the world and has become the gold standard for carbon disclosure methodology and process.