Why Invest with Green Century?

Because it’s time to go fossil fuel free.

Green Century° is a proponent of the power of investors to motivate corporate action, but there are some players, like oil and gas companies, who we believe, simply can’t, or won’t, be moved.

It’s time for investors who may be concerned about the environment and the climate crisis to go fossil fuel free.

Are you ready to align your values with your investments?

Green Century uses a three-part approach to deliver impact while seeking competitive returns.

Green Century:

Green Century is proud to be one of the first families of fossil fuel free and environmentally responsible mutual funds in the U.S.

Our team of shareholder advocates goes far beyond basic proxy voting to engaging nearly 100 companies a year to improve their environmental practices and policies to deliver impact.

100% of the profits Green Century earns managing its Funds can be used to support the work of its environmental and public health nonprofit owners, including the 100% Clean Energy and Wildlife Over Waste campaigns. Green Century is one of the first families of fossil fuel free mutual funds in the U.S.

The Green Century Funds

The Green Century Balanced Fund is an actively managed Fund that invests in solution-oriented companies and bonds, more than 60% of which are green or sustainable.1

The Green Century Equity Fund is a passively managed Fund that invests in sustainable U.S.-based companies.

The Green Century MSCI International Index Fund is a passively managed Fund that invests in companies that meet our high criteria for outstanding ESG ratings in developed markets outside of the U.S. It is the first responsible, diversified, fossil fuel free international index fund available to U.S. investors.

An investment strategy that incorporates environmental, social and governance criteria may result in lower or higher returns than an investment strategy that does not hold such criteria. 

°Green Century Capital Management, Inc. (Green Century) is the investment advisor to the Green Century Funds (the Funds).

1As of December 31, 2023, green and sustainable bonds comprised 73.53% of total bonds held in the Green Century Balanced Fund.

*As of December 31, 2023, no securities mentioned were held in the portfolio of the Green Century Funds. References to specific securities, which will change due to ongoing management of the Funds, should not be construed as a recommendation by the Funds, their administrator, or their distributor.

You should carefully consider the Funds’ investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses before investing. To obtain a Prospectus that contains this and other information about the Funds, please click here for more information, email info@greencentury.com or call 1-800-934-7336. Please read the Prospectus carefully before investing.

Stocks will fluctuate in response to factors that may affect a single company, industry, sector, country, region or the market as a whole and may perform worse than the market. Foreign securities are subject to additional risks such as currency fluctuations, regional economic and political conditions, differences in accounting methods, and other unique risks compared to investing in securities of U.S. issuers. Bonds are subject to risks including interest rate, credit, and inflation. 

The Green Century Funds are distributed by UMB Distribution Services, LLC., 235 W Galena Street, Milwaukee, WI 53212.