Press Releases

Green Century Calls for Continuation of Amazon Soy Moratorium

Press Release Contact: Kyle W. Kempf, Green Century Capital Management, kkempf@greencentury.com, (617) 482-0800 Boston, December 3, 2019 – Green Century is calling for the continuation of the Amazon Soy Moratorium, which is under attack by agricultural producers in Brazil just as fires and deforestation push the Amazon to an irreversible tipping point. “The Amazon Soy…

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Green Century President Leslie Samuelrich Honored with Prestigious SRI Service Award

Press Release Contact: Kyle W. Kempf, Green Century Capital Management, kkempf@greencentury.com, (617) 482-0800 Boston, November 20, 2019 – Green Century President Leslie Samuelrich has been honored with the 2019 SRI Service Award. The SRI Service Award recognizes an “individual who has demonstrated leadership, innovation, high standards of professional conduct, and accomplishment in collaboration with other…

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Green Century Strongly Opposes SEC Proposal to Stifle Shareholders

Press Release Contact: Kyle W. Kempf, Green Century Capital Management, kkempf@greencentury.com, (617) 482-0800 Boston, November 12, 2019 – Green Century strongly opposes the shareholder rule changes recently proposed by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). “The proposed rules are an egregious dereliction of the SEC’s mission,” said Green Century President Leslie Samuelrich. “Instead of…

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Green Century Congratulates Shareholder Advocate Honored on SRIC 30 Under 30 List

Press Release Contact: Kyle W. Kempf, Green Century Capital Management, kkempf@greencentury.com, (617) 482-0800 Boston, October 30, 2019—Green Century is pleased to congratulate Shareholder Advocate Jessye Waxman on being selected for the inaugural SRI Conference 30 Under 30 List. Ms. Waxman leads Green Century’s shareholder advocacy efforts to protect tropical forests. In this role, she leverages…

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Green Century MSCI International Index Fund Celebrates 3rd Anniversary

Press Release Contact: Kyle W. Kempf, Green Century Capital Management, kkempf@greencentury.com, (617) 482-0800 Boston, September 30, 2019 – Today is the third anniversary of the launch of the Green Century MSCI International Index Fund, the first fossil fuel free, diversified, and responsible international index fund available to U.S. investors. The passively managed Green Century MSCI…

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Green Century Pesticide Proposal to be Considered at Lamb Weston* Annual Meeting Today

Press Release Contact: Kyle W. Kempf, Green Century Capital Management, kkempf@greencentury.com, (617) 482-0800 Boston, September 26, 2019 – A Green Century shareholder proposal with Lamb Weston, calling for the company to disclose its pesticide use and its impact on pollinators, is being considered at its annual meeting in Eagle, Idaho, today. Lamb Weston is one of the…

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Green Century Laments Amazon Fires as Preventable, Man-Made Tragedy

The devastating fires ravaging the Amazon are an entirely preventable, man-made tragedy. Green Century has spent years working to end deforestation and is committed to continuing that fight. Pressuring companies that trade or buy soy and cattle is our best hope to prevent further catastrophe.

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