Resources

The Forum for Sustainable and Responsible Investing
The U.S. membership association for professionals, firms, institutions and organizations engaged in sustainable, responsible, and impact investing. Produces the biannual Report on US Sustainable, Responsible and Impact Investing Trends, up-to-date information on the performance of SRI funds, and more.

Slow Money
Resources and networking to catalyze investments supporting local food systems

Business Alliance for Local Living Economies (BALLE)
Network of entrepreneurs, investors, and community leaders dedicated to building local economies

Capital Institute
Provides “thought leadership, deep analysis of successful and transformative Regenerative Economy models, and the collaborative sharing of knowledge with partners and an expanding community around the world.”

Fossil Free Funds
Search platform to find out if your mutual funds invest in fossil fuel companies

DivestInvest
Campaign devoted to encouraging institutions and individuals to divest from fossil fuels

Divestor.org
Resources for individuals undertaking the process of divesting from fossil fuels

Global Impact Investing Network
A broad range of information and resources on impact investing

Investors’ Circle
An early-stage impact investing network that matches entrepreneurs with investors.

Social Venture Network
Provides peer-to-peer connections among influential business leaders, social entrepreneurs, and impact investors who support a triple bottom line: people, planet, and profit.

Corporate Governance
Dedicated to increasing accountability in corporate management and governance

Green America
Committed to harnessing economic power—the strength of consumers, investors, businesses, and the marketplace—to create a socially just and environmentally sustainable society. Publishes the Guide to Socially Responsible Investing.

CERES
Mobilizes investor and business leadership to build a thriving, sustainable global economy.

New Economy Coalition
A network of organizations “imagining and building a future where people, communities, and ecosystems thrive”

Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility
The latest on shareholder proxy campaigns from the pioneer organization in the field

Proxy Democracy
Offering practical guidance on voting proxies, this site displays how respected SRI institutions will be voting on upcoming company ballots.

SustainableBusiness.com
Highly readable news about business and the environment

GreenBiz
More highly readable news about business and the environment

SocialFunds.com
Over 10,000 pages of information on SRI mutual funds, community investments, corporate research, shareowner actions, and daily social investment news.

Of Regional Interest

Donella Meadows Institute
Dedicated to preserving pioneering systems thinker Donella Meadows’ legacy and using northern New England as a learning laboratory to test and apply the tools and processes of systems thinking to move the world closer to sustainability

Farm to Plate
Farm to Plate is Vermont’s food system plan being implemented statewide to increase economic development and jobs in the farm and food sector and improve access to healthy local food for all Vermonters

Vermont Sustainable Jobs Fund
Created by the Vermont Legislature in 1995 to accelerate the development of Vermont’s green economy

Vermont Community Loan Fund
Makes loans to local businesses, community organizations & nonprofits, child care providers and developers of affordable housing who don’t qualify for a loan from a traditional lender