Socially Responsible Investing News releases that feature socially responsible business endeavors and announcements are found in this section. Stories may include industry awards, government grants, philanthropy, eco-friendly developments, and general reports of business engagement in responsible socio-economic practices.

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12:30 ET The Desjardins Group Pension Plan to acquire a portion of EDF Renewables Canada Inc.'s stake in the Cypress Wind Project

MONTREAL, June 19, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The Desjardins Group Pension Plan (DGPP) has committed to acquire, upon completion of construction and upon...


Jun 17, 2019, 14:43 ET Maestria Real Estate Development Partners Donate $100,000 For Children's Wellness

A collaboration with artist Séguin Poirier that will contribute to exposing 1,250 young people to art Click here to download official photos...


Jun 10, 2019, 10:15 ET Government of Canada Invests In Housing To Fight Homelessness in Ottawa

OTTAWA, June 10, 2019 /CNW/ - Every Canadian deserves a safe and affordable place to call home. That is why, in May 2018, the Government launched the ...


May 29, 2019, 12:03 ET Government of Canada invites youth leaders to help build a more accessible Canada

TORONTO, May 29, 2019 /CNW/ - In celebration of Canada's third National AccessAbility Week, the Honourable Carla Qualtrough, Minister of Public...


May 27, 2019, 08:49 ET Doubling Capacity to Serve More Ottawa Families in Need: Habitat for Humanity Greater Ottawa breaks ground on their largest build season to date

MEDIA ARE WELCOME TO JOIN TODAY AT 2PM – INTERVIEWS AVAILABLE When: Monday, May 27, 2019 from 2-3pm. Where: 6208 Jeanne d'Arc Blvd., Orleans, corner...


May 23, 2019, 09:15 ET Government of Canada supports the forestry sector through an investment in new innovative and environmentally friendly products and processes

Investment will help develop innovative pulp and paper products and usage while creating and maintaining 743 jobs in Corner Brook, Newfoundland and...


May 22, 2019, 12:00 ET FinDev Canada invests in EcoEnterprises fund to support sustainable SMEs in Latin America

The women-led fund offers investments for sustainable agriculture and agroforestry SMEs in Latin America. This is the first 2X Challenge-eligible...


May 21, 2019, 12:00 ET Canada Invests in Indigenous Participation in the Forest Sector

EDMONTON, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Indigenous communities have the innovation and drive to unlock new jobs in the forestry sector while protecting the...


May 14, 2019, 15:18 ET Results for the first quarter of 2019 - Desjardins Group records surplus earnings of $401 million for the first quarter

Assets surpass $300 billion $105 million returned to members and the community, an increase of $23 million LÉVIS, QC, May 14, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - For ...


May 14, 2019, 09:00 ET Breakfast Club of Canada salutes Pembina's $5 million investment to support breakfast programs across the country

A Renewed Partnership to Brighten Canadian Children's Future VANCOUVER, May 14, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Breakfast Club of Canada is thrilled to announce...


May 13, 2019, 12:21 ET Government of Canada funds flood mitigation project in Sussex, New Brunswick

SUSSEX, NB, May 13, 2019 /CNW/ - Flooding is Canada's costliest and most frequent natural disaster. Communities are looking for solutions to mitigate ...


May 13, 2019, 08:00 ET Celebrating the Beauty of Words in the Outaouais

The Government of Canada supports the Wakefield Writers Festival des écrivains La Pêche WAKEFIELD, QC, May 13, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Pablo...


May 07, 2019, 13:28 ET Minister Murray Statement on the 2019 Spring Reports of the Auditor General of Canada

OTTAWA, May 7, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Joyce Murray, President of the Treasury Board and Minister of Digital Government, today issued the...


May 06, 2019, 10:38 ET Strengthening the middle-class by putting more money in the pockets of Canadians - Increased Canada Child Benefit payments coming July 2019

BARRIE, ON, May 6, 2019 /CNW/ - Helping hard-working middle-class families provide the best start in life for their children is a top priority for...


May 03, 2019, 15:45 ET Minister Ng announces investment in women-led companies in Calgary

Government of Canada invests $900,000 to help nine women-led companies in Calgary and surrounding area grow and export CALGARY, May 3, 2019 /CNW/ -...


May 03, 2019, 13:30 ET Governments of Canada and Saskatchewan Support Northern Saskatchewan Housing Initiatives

LA RONGE, SK, May 3, 2019 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada and the Province of Saskatchewan are working together to develop housing opportunities for ...


May 03, 2019, 13:16 ET Government of Canada provides a $2.5 million grant to Canadian Red Cross for flood recovery efforts

OTTAWA, May 3, 2019 /CNW/ - Flooding is Canada's costliest and most frequent natural disaster, and it can have devastating impacts on people's homes, ...


May 03, 2019, 11:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Governments of Canada and Saskatchewan Support Northern Saskatchewan Housing Initiatives/

LA RONGE, SK, May 2, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Paul Merriman, Minister of Social Services and Minister Responsible for Saskatchewan Housing...


May 03, 2019, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Minister Sohi to announce Government of Canada's commitment to reduce homelessness in Edmonton/

GATINEAU, QC, May 2, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Natural Resources, and Randy Boissonnault, Member of Parliament for...


May 02, 2019, 13:35 ET Media Advisory - Minister Sohi to announce Government of Canada's commitment to reduce homelessness in Edmonton

GATINEAU, QC, May 2, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Natural Resources, and Randy Boissonnault, Member of Parliament for...


May 02, 2019, 11:00 ET Media Advisory - Governments of Canada and Saskatchewan Support Northern Saskatchewan Housing Initiatives

La Ronge, SK, May 2, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Paul Merriman, Minister of Social Services and Minister Responsible for Saskatchewan Housing...


Apr 25, 2019, 12:00 ET Responsible Investing Continues to Grow in Canada

Latest Desjardins survey shows a growing interest from Canadian investors but some challenges remain. MONTREAL, April 25, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - A...


Apr 24, 2019, 10:00 ET National Bank supports the Raoul Dandurand Chair for the creation of a research center to monitor multidimensional conflicts

MONTREAL, April 24, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - National Bank is proud to support the Raoul Dandurand Chair in Strategic and Diplomatic Studies (French only) ...


Apr 24, 2019, 07:00 ET Impact to-date: BDC Capital's Women in Technology Venture Fund invests in 25 companies - Latest investments include Sampler and Bridgit

TORONTO, April 24, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - BDC Capital's Women in Technology (WIT) Venture Fund has completed its first year of investments since the...


Apr 23, 2019, 09:00 ET Media Advisory - Hydro Ottawa and CHEO to announce total from the Go Paperless Campaign

OTTAWA, April 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Tomorrow, Hydro Ottawa and CHEO will announce the grand total of the funds raised during the 2018 Save Paper for What...