GreenMoney Oct14_Positive Impacts of Community Investing

Jay Owen Community Development Solutions

  Why Not in Your Backyard?  New opportunities to invest for impact in your own community         by Cece Derringer, Homewise   A new survey published in May by the Global Impact Investing Network and J.P. Morgan offers clear evidence of the impressive growth of impact investing. The survey, …

Who Benefits from the TPP Trade Agreement?

Jay Owen Reforming Global Finance, SRI/ESG News

   Fair Trade or Free Trade: Who Really Benefits from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)? Join us for a discussion with Congressman Mark Pocan (D-WI) on the environmental, labor, and small business concerns of the TPP. We will also be joined by Leanne Krueger-Braneky, Director, Fellowship & Alumni BALLE and Jeff …

ASBC Launches Companies for Safer Chemicals Coalition & Other Updates

Jay Owen Community Development Solutions, Trendspotting, Wealth of Networks

Urgent Campaign Actions   Companies for Safer Chemicals Coalition  A group of leading consumer brands, led by asbc and Seventh Generation, announced the creation of a coalition to ensure Congress modernizes the nation’s out-of-date chemical laws, and to counter the narrative that businesses desire a weakreform bill. The story has …