Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 61.29
Liaison Seth Vidana
Submission Date Feb. 6, 2013
Executive Letter Download

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Western Washington University
PAE-T2-8: Sustainable Investment Policy

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Teresa Mroczkiewicz
WWU Finance
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Does the institution have a policy, practice or directive to consider the social and/or environmental impacts of investment decisions, in addition to financial considerations?:

A brief description of the sustainable investment policy:

Information taken from the WWU Endowment Investment Policy.

2.3.8. Social Responsibility. While fiscal goals are of central importance, when corporate policies or practices cause substantial social injury, the Western Washington University Foundation shall give independent weight to this factor in making investment decisions. The pursuit of the responsible investing objective shall be guided by the following policies: The Foundation shall prohibit direct investments in tobacco and alcohol companies. The Foundation will offer a screened fund for donors who request their donation to an endowment fund be placed in socially responsible investments.

The website URL where information about the policy is available:

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