note: how can we effect community development funding in WA state?
SRI internationally (Africa):
Tools to compare SRI fund performance/minimum investments:
note: I sorted this list by average annual return since inception; you can pick a different criterion and sort accordingly.
lists the all-important minimums and ira minimums for the different funds.
Info comparing returns sri vs. traditional investments:
(might have to give motley some sort of e-m address to get to article - I never gave them anything more)
(this is from Barron's (July '03), one of the more highly regarded financial journals.
Info on a benchmark sri index:
General sri info:
(this is a long article that does mention sri funds focusing spec. on positive screening for environmental issues)
A fun deviation on the sri theme: a "green"/buy local themed restaurant:
Please note that neither Carla nor Karen, co-facilitators for this discussion, are advocating/advising on any form/course of financial management whatsoever, and neither has formal training in this regard. All info given is fully avail. on the I-net or @ library.