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WHAT IS SOCIALLY RESPONSIBLE INVESTING?

"Socially responsible investing, also known as ethical and green investing, means avoiding industries that negatively affect the environment and its people... SRI involves investing in companies engaged in ethical and socially conscious themes, like environmental sustainability and social justice."

- SMARTASSET.COM

ABOUT SOCO

Striving for Transparency

Established in 2015, Sewanee's Socially Conscious Investment Club (SoCo), is a student run organization that works with the administration in an effort to create transparency within the Sewanee's endowment and advocate for it's socially responsible management.

EPISCOPAL PRECEDENT

In Alliance with the Episcopal Church

In 2015, the Episcopal Church passed resolution 2015-C045, calling for divestment from environmentally and socially destructive industries along with the promotion of socially responsible investment within its funds.

OUR FOCUS

Putting Our Money

Where Our Mouth Is

Sector 01

Financial

Services

Sector 02

Media & Technology

Sector 03

Healthcare

Sector 04

Renewable

Energy

Sector 05

Industrial & Business

Services

Sector 06

Real

Estate

WHAT THE EXPERTS SAY

"Companies should not have a singular view of profitability. There needs to be a balance between commerce and social responsibility... The companies that are authentic about it will wind up as the companies that make more money."
 

—  Howard Schultz  —
Former CEO of Starbucks

FUN LINK

Are You Investing in What Matters to You?

The New York Times recently featured a quiz entitled "Are you Investing in What Matters You?" Click below for more information!

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