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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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...


Apr 23, 2019, 08:00 ET Clearford Water Systems activity grows in India as ninth contract is awarded to implement Clearford One™ in Plot Pada village

OTTAWA, April 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Clearford Water Systems Inc. ("Clearford" or the "Company"), (TSXV: CLI), today announced that it has signed a...


Apr 23, 2019, 08:00 ET Media Advisory - Showcasing Our Creative Talent on the World Stage: The First Recipients of the New Creative Export Canada Program Are Announced

Parliamentary Secretary Andy Fillmore, will reveal the recipients of the new Creative Export Canada fund, showcasing homegrown creative talent on the ...


Apr 18, 2019, 12:00 ET Investing in Innovative Housing Solutions - Eleven Solutions Lab Proposals to Receive Funding Through the NHS Solutions Labs

OTTAWA, April 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Finding solutions to housing challenges such as affordability, social inclusion, Northern and remote supports,...


Apr 18, 2019, 11:30 ET Governments of Canada and Saskatchewan Sign 10-Year Housing Agreement

REGINA, April 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Families, Indigenous communities and vulnerable Canadians in need of an affordable place to call home can count on...


Apr 17, 2019, 09:20 ET iA Financial Group becomes a signatory of the United Nations PRI

2018 Sustainability Report now available QUEBEC CITY, April 17, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - iA Financial Group is happy to announce that the company is now a ...


Apr 15, 2019, 10:30 ET Lambert Peat Moss Continues to Grow

The Government of Canada awards $1.9M in financial assistance to this Bas-Saint-Laurent business to help improve its productivity and diversify its...


Apr 15, 2019, 09:00 ET Media Advisory - Showcasing Our Creative Talent on the World Stage: The First Recipients of the New Creative Export Canada Program Are Announced

The Honourable Mary Ng, Minister of Small Business and Export Promotion, will reveal the recipients of the new Creative Export Canada fund,...


Apr 12, 2019, 11:00 ET Over $900,000 for the Development of Three Montérégie Businesses

The Government of Canada supports projects by Aluproteck, Multiple Awnings and LITO Green Motion BOUCHERVILLE, QC, April 12, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ -...


Apr 10, 2019, 22:35 ET Paul Polman among 40 other distinguished business leaders endorse the need for groundbreaking Competent Boards Certificate Program

The trend is clear; shareholders and future generations of talent are demanding that companies and boards lead a transformation towards a more...


Apr 02, 2019, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Minister Ng to Meet With Young Entrepreneurs and Business Leaders at Futurpreneur Canada's Annual Hill Reception/

OTTAWA, April 1, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Mary Ng, Canada's Minister of Small Business and Export Promotion, will be in Ottawa to meet with young...


Apr 01, 2019, 11:30 ET Supporting Cultural Infrastructure in Peterborough

The Government of Canada is investing in the construction of a new facility for the Canadian Canoe Museum PETERBOROUGH, ON, April 1, 2019 /CNW/ -...


Apr 01, 2019, 10:00 ET Media Advisory - Minister Ng to Meet With Young Entrepreneurs and Business Leaders at Futurpreneur Canada's Annual Hill Reception

OTTAWA, April 1, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Mary Ng, Canada's Minister of Small Business and Export Promotion, will be in Ottawa to meet with young...


Mar 29, 2019, 07:30 ET Sustainable Development is Part and Parcel of Desjardins

2018 Social and Cooperative Responsibility Report LÉVIS, QC, March 29, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - At Desjardins, social responsibility goes hand in hand...


Mar 26, 2019, 07:00 ET BDC Capital invests over $180 million to date in business transition transactions

Amount invested is on track with $900-million commitment over five years MONTREAL, March 26 , 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - BDC Capital, the investment arm of...


Mar 18, 2019, 10:45 ET Parcours Développement durable Montréal - The city unveils the 20 businesses selected for the 2019 edition

MONTRÉAL, March 18, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The Ville de Montréal, the Conseil des industries durables, in collaboration with the government of Québec...


Mar 07, 2019, 07:30 ET Desjardins launches two RI Exchange Traded Funds

MONTREAL, March 7, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Desjardins Global Asset Management Inc. (DGAM), acting as manager and portfolio advisor of the Desjardins...


Mar 01, 2019, 09:00 ET Aeroplan's Miles Matching Week Program Starts 2019 by Raising 2.1 Million Miles to Combat AIDS/HIV in Africa

Year-long program gives Aeroplan members' donations twice the impact MONTREAL, March 1, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada said today that more than 2.1...


Feb 27, 2019, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Notice - Minister Bains to announce support for a stronger southern Ontario/

OTTAWA, Feb. 26, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for...


Feb 26, 2019, 09:00 ET Notice - Minister Bains to announce support for a stronger southern Ontario

OTTAWA, Feb. 26, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for...