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Green Century Launches New Fossil Fuel Free International Index Fund

In our 25th anniversary year, we are proud and excited to offer a new way to help people save for their future. Green Century is launching a new fund – the Green Century MSCI International Index Fund. This fund is the first responsible and diversified international fossil fuel free index fund available in the U.S. Continue reading.

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Download the UPDATED Guide to Fossil Fuel Free Investing

Our new Guide, “Make a Clean Break: Your Guide to Fossil Fuel Free Investing” can help you divest and begin investing fossil fuel free. Learn the actionable steps you and your family can take to begin investing in solutions-oriented companies paving the way toward a lower-carbon future. Download the Guide.

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Take These Easy Steps to Fund Your Retirement

You can open a new IRA (Individual Retirement Account) or transfer or “roll over” an existing IRA to one or any combination of the Green Century MSCI International Index Fund, the Green Century Equity Fund and/or the Green Century Balanced Fund.

Learn how and get started.

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Engaging with Companies to Protect Forests in Latin America

Green Century organized 38 investors representing $617.5 billion to engage some of the world’s largest food companies to ramp up efforts to curb deforestation in South America. Learn more about our efforts by clicking here or by visiting our Media Mentions page.

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Green Century’s Advocacy and the Future of Plant-Based Protein

In October, Green Century Capital Management successfully withdrew its shareholder proposal at Tyson Foods when the largest meat provider in the U.S. announced it had invested in a five percent stake of plant-based protein producer, Beyond Meat. To learn more about the growing trend of plant-based proteins and how our Shareholder Advocacy program is engaging companies to adopt more sustainable business practices, click here.

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How We Worked with Starbucks to End the Routine Use of Medically Important Antibiotics in its Poultry Supply Chain

The policy that our Shareholder Advocacy program developed with Starbucks will help the company end the purchase of meats from animals raised using medically important antibiotics in its U.S. locations by 2020.

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Updates from the Field: Forest Protection

Shareholder Advocate at Green Century, Kate Kroll, recently returned from her trip to Southeast Asia where she met with companies, farmers, and investors to discuss the sustainable sourcing of palm oil. We invite you to read her firsthand accounts of how Green Century’s forest protection work is helping transform the palm oil supply chain in our recent blog series, Updates from the Field. Learn more.