News developments: 

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:,15114,456065,00.html




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.