News and Views from Croatan Institute
Senior Fellow Liz Umlas discusses the recent (virtual) annual conference of the Animal Legal Defense Fund, "Impacts on Animals in a Changing Climate" (Oct. 23-25), which joined animal welfare issues to themes of environmental, racial and economic justice.
Croatan Institute is seeking highly motivated candidates for a research analyst position. The Research Analyst will split their time between several program areas including impact investing and sustainable finance, climate solutions and just transitions, resilient communities and regenerative economies, racial equity, social justice and inclusive finance, and corporate sustainability and engagement.
Croatan Institute is excited to announce a new partnership with The Nathan Cummings Foundation to expand the tools available to investors eager to increase their racial equity dividend. Through our REEFS initiative, we will be developing a new Total Portfolio Activation for Racial Equity Toolkit and a complementary REEFS Investor Engagement for Impact Toolkit. Croatan Institute is now seeking matching sponsorship support to expand the impact of these new REEFS toolkits and ensure these forthcoming resources reach a broader community of investors.
The Institute mourns the loss of our founding Board Treasurer Dolly Gray-Bussard, who passed away at her home in Santa Fe, New Mexico, on August 18, 2020, after a long battle with cancer.