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UCF Calls for Transparency in Pay Differences

March 21, 2017

Faith-based investors speak out on risks of a change in SEC’s planned disclosure of employee-to-CEO pay ratio Led by our ecumenical partners, United Church Funds is one of a group of seven faith-based investment organizations in urging the Securities and … Continue »

 

Learn How UCF Invests in Waste Reduction and Energy Conversion

November 3, 2016

Through our investment manager Community Capital Management and other outlets, United Church Funds makes impact investments – investments with a specific social or environmental expected outcome. A recent post from Community Capital describes an investment in a Honolulu power plant … Continue »

 

UCF, Investors Want Fair and Transparent Drug Pricing

October 25, 2016

Members of the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility (ICCR), including United Church Funds, will be filing shareholder resolutions with several pharmaceutical companies this year calling for disclosure of the reasons for and risks of increasing the prices of pharmaceuticals. In … Continue »

 

United Church Funds lessens exposure to oil, gas and coal in Beyond Fossil Fuels Fund

April 19, 2016

United Church Funds has improved its Beyond Fossil Fuel Fund offerings in order to increase impact and meet the desires of UCF’s current and potential investors. 

 

2015 Annual Report now available

March 30, 2016

UCF’s 2015 Annual Report is now available. Please click here to download a copy. Because some of our funds require more time to report final results, the audited financials are expected by the end of the 2nd quarter and will be published … Continue »

 

UCF Assists UCC Efforts at Worker Safety and Rights

February 17, 2016

In accordance with our social investment strategies, United Church Funds recently helped the Justice and Witness Ministry support worker safety and rights efforts at Tyson Foods, a company which United Church Funds owns. Learn more here.

 

Videos from UCF’s Midwest Regional Endowment Conference

February 2, 2016

At our Midwest Regional Endowment Conference, held recently at Chicago Theological Seminary, United Church Funds (UCF) hosted plenaries on the global economy, endowment policies, planned giving and socially responsible investing.

 

Community Capital Management to manage portion of Fixed Income Fund

January 13, 2016

United Church Funds is excited to announce that Community Capital Management (CCM) is now managing $35 million of its fixed income allocation.

 

UCF Supports COP21 Through the Paris Pledge

December 16, 2015

United Church Funds is proud to be a supporter of the Paris Pledge for Action (L’Appel de Paris), an initiative joining over 100 parties with more than US$ 10 trillion in assets under management sending a clear indication of commitment … Continue »

 

Presentations for Midwest Regional Endowment Conference

November 14, 2015

Thank you to everybody who joined us in Chicago for the Midwest Regional Endowment Conference. To learn more about our speakers, or download a copy of the presentations, visit conference.ucfunds.org.

 
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