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For decades, the ELCA has publicly called for God’s people to be aware of the harm done to the earth and to act in ways that better steward our planet’s […]

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If you’ve ever wondered whether groups of shareholders can really change the behavior of large corporations, this story is for you. Even industry giants, it turns out, can be influenced […]

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An ELCA Collaboration The ELCA’s 1993 social statement “Caring for Creation: Vision, Hope, and Justice,” followed by numerous issue papers, outlines God’s call to tend and advocate for the earth. […]

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On a regular basis, the ELCA reviews its social criteria investment screens, asking: Does this screen reflect the ELCA’s current social teachings and policies in light of the current landscape? […]

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Sometimes change comes through building relationships. That’s just as true in the business world as it is in the church. In this instance, Portico Benefit Services’ long-term investment relationship with […]

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Investing for social impact is sometimes about where you choose not to put your money. ELCA social purpose funds screen out companies whose business practices and products conflict with ELCA […]

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