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Socially Responsible Investing Options

Socially Responsible Investing OptionsToday, more and more people are choosing to invest based on personal values that consider both financial return and social impact. This is known as socially responsible investing (SRI). The community foundation is pleased to offer SRI options for your fund! A quick summary of socially responsible investing (SRI)In general, socially responsible investors encourage corporate practices that promote environmental stewardship, consumer protection, human rights, and diversity. Some avoid businesses involved in alcohol, tobacco, fast food, gambling, pornography, weapons, contraception/abortion, fossil fuel production or the military. These are often summarized into three areas: environment, social justice, and corporate governance. What[...]

Match Month Results

CFCC raises over $100,000 with the Hansen 50 K Initiative Matching Grant The Community Foundation for Cloud County (CFCC) received sixty-seven donations to the 2019 HANSEN 50 K INITIATIVE during the month of November 2019 totaling over $40,250 for the Impact Fund for Cloud County (our unrestricted grant fund) in the CFCC. The Dane G. Hansen Foundation will match these donations to the Impact Fund for Cloud County and donate over $20,000 to the CFCC Administrative Fund in the CFCC. So over $100,000 was raised for our Foundation thanks to the donors and the Hansen Foundation. Included in the sixty-seven donors were[...]