Overall Rating Bronze - expired
Overall Score 36.09
Liaison Susan Dorward
Submission Date Aug. 5, 2011
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STARS v1.1

Raritan Valley Community College
PAE-T2-6: Socially Responsible Retirement Plan

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Susan Dorward
Sustainability and Energy Coordinator
Facilities and Grounds
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Does the institution offer a socially responsible investment option for retirement plans?:

A brief description of the socially responsible investment option for retirement plans:

Socially-responsible investment options are available through the Alternate Benefit Plan, through which employees can choose one of many investment companies, at least some of which have socially responsible investment options. For example, AXA Equitable has their EQ/Calvert Socially Responsible investment fund.

Participation in a state administered retirement system is mandated by state law. Raritan Valley Community College employees may be eligible to participate in:
PERS Public Employees Retirement System: http://www.state.nj.us/treasury/pensions/pers1.htm

ABP - Alternate Benefit Plan

PERS is a Defined Benefit Plan retirement benefits are based upon a formula using years of pension-credited service and final average salary (FAS).
ABP is a Defined Contribution Plan offered to faculty and certain administrators. Retirement benefits are based upon investment earnings. The following investment carriers are available to ABP members, as well as for supplemental retirement annuities (SRAs) and the ACTS program.

450 Headquarters Plaza
Morristown, NJ 07960

AXA Financial / Equitable
333 Thornall Street, 8th Floor
Edison, NJ 08837

The Hartford
303 Lippincott Center, Suite 122
Marlton, NJ 08053
800-243-7782, ext. 207

ING Life Insurance and Annuity Co.
581 Main Street, 4th Floor
Woodbridge, NJ 07095

Teachers Insurance and Annuity Association/College Retirement Equities Fund TIAA/CREF
730 Third Avenue
New York, NY 10017

(formerly Travelers/CitiStreet)
Met Life of Connecticut
581 Main Street, 6th Floor
Woodbridge, NJ 07095
1-800-545-0108 or (732) 602-0500

See http://www.raritanval.edu/admin/HR/Benefits/retirement.html for more information.

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