UCF Report: Urging Divestment from Fossil Fuels Companies to Address Climate Change

United Church Funds continues its work to address fossil fuels investments and providing our stakeholders with options for investing without fossil fuels exposure.

May 2019 Market Review

Following is a summary of the markets and our funds’ performance for the month of May 2019, provided by our Chief Investment Strategist David A. Klassen.

UCF Leads a Resolution that Generates 79.7% Support from Shareholders

UCF is celebrating the very successful campaign at pharmaceutical company Mallinckrodt, where a resolution that UCF sponsored on lobbying disclosures generated 79.7% support from the company’s shareholders.

April 2019 Market Review

Following is a summary of the markets and our funds’ performance for the month of April 2019, provided by our Chief Investment Strategist David A. Klassen.

January 2019 Market Review

Following is a summary of the markets and our funds’ performance for the month of January 2019, provided by our Chief Investment Strategist David A. Klassen.

March 2019 Market Review

United Church Funds, along with over 1.000 U.S. governors, mayors, business, investors, and colleges and universities, representing the…

How ESG Investing Helps Address the Opioid Crisis

Scially Responsible Investing (SRI) refers to investment strategies that seek not only to provide financial return but also the process…

Advancing Women through Investment

Faith-based investors can support women’s socio-economic advancement through their investment portfolio. This article outlines a brief guideline to help get you started.

Charles Buck Named President and CEO of United Church Funds

The United Church Funds Board of Directors announces the election of the Rev. Dr. Charles Buck as the new president and CEO of United Church Funds (UCF), the institutional investment ministry of the United Church of Christ (UCC). Rev. Buck will succeed Donald G. Hart, who announced his retirement in January 2018.

UN Declaration of Human Rights Turns 70

UCF joins other members of the Investor Alliance for Human Rights (IAHR) in celebrating the 70th anniversary of the UN Declaration on Human Rights. We are proud to be a member of the IAHR which interprets human rights to be one aspect of investors’ responsibility when making investment decisions.