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Interviews From the Archives: Mark Finser

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We have created a mini series of excerpts from our archive of interviews in the RSF Quarterly. Lots of wisdom was shared by these individuals who hold deep ties to the roots of the organization as early trustees and staff members. We chose to focus on aspects around money, spirit, and associative economics as these themes are core to RSF’s history – and very relevant to our work today.

Leaders in Women's Economic Empowerment to Speak at The Empowerment Bridge!

On March 4 - 5, experts committed to women's economic empowerment will explore The Empowerment Bridge: Building a Lifetime of Opportunity for Women and Girls. Space is limited, register now to attend!
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February 13, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Join the U.S. Chamber Foundation as we celebrate International Women's Day! Register today for the 5th annual International Women's Day Forum 2015, and hear from leaders dedicated to women's economic empowerment!

RSF Social Finance Makes a Loan to Imagine Supported Living Services

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SAN FRANCISCO, February 10, 2015 /3BL Media/ - RSF Social Finance (RSF) is pleased to announce a loan to Imagine Supported Living Services, a non-profit organization providing services to adults within Santa Cruz County living with developmental disabilities. RSF financing allowed Imagine to acquire two buildings which will house their administrative headquarters and a community center. 

Pearson Education is Making High-Quality Education Affordable and Effective

Pearson is creating pathways towards affordable and effective education in developing countries, by working with dedicated on-the-ground entrepreneurs.
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[Editor's Note: Pearson was one of the generous companies to host a Path to Empowerment roundtable meeting.

Do Sustainability Research Centers View Industry as a Partner or a Client?

Originally Published on SustainableBrands.com
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Bart King recently held a roundtable discussion with the directors of sustainability centers and institutes at six top business schools to learn more about how they engage with industry.

The first question was: Do you view industry more as a partner or client?

Catalyzing Change: Georgia Tech Establishes Hub for Sustainable Business Collaboration

Originally Published on SustainableBrands.com
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Howard Connell, managing director of Georgia Tech’s new Ray C. Anderson Center for Sustainable Business, points to the panel of presenters at the Center’s inaugural event as an example of how it plans to address the systemic complexities of sustainability.

GRI Helps Companies Comply with Directive on Non-Financial Reporting

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A new GRI linkage document shows how companies can use the G4 Guidelines to comply with the European Directive on disclosure of non-financial and diversity information.

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A new GRI linkage document shows how companies can use the G4 Guidelines to comply with the European Directive on disclosure of non-financial and diversity information.

Interviews from the Archives: Philip Mees

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We have created a mini series of excerpts from our archive of interviews in the RSF Quarterly. Lots of wisdom was shared by these individuals who hold deep ties to the roots of the organization as early trustees and staff members. We chose to focus on aspects around money, spirit, and associative economics as these themes are core to RSF’s history – and very relevant to our work today.

20% Off The Empowerment Bridge Registration for Five More Days!

There's just five more days to save 20% on early bird registration for The International Women's Day Forum 2015, March 4-5 in New York City!
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Join the U.S. Chamber Foundation as we celebrate International Women's Day! Register today for the 5th annual International Women's Day Forum 2015 and receive a 20% early bird discount for just five more days!

Day One, held at Microsoft's New York Office, will focus on how technology and STEM education enables women's economic empowerment.

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