Lobbying & Political Spending

May 24, 2016

In line with Tri-State CRI’s concerns with the role of corporations in society at large, we support efforts to increase transparency in corporate lobbying and political spending. This is of particular concern since the 2010 Supreme Court ruling in Citizens United, which removed most legal restrictions on corporate political spending.  Beyond political spending, corporations influence […]



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Corporate Governance

May 23, 2016

Tri-State CRI supports corporate governance that promotes long-term, sustainable shareholder value and inculcates respect for corporate social responsibility. Tri-State CRI typically addresses these issues through its proxy voting, weighing in on both shareholder and management proposals.  These governance level efforts affect all of our environmental and social advocacy, enhancing shareholder input into corporate practices and […]



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Shareholder Engagement and Proxy Voting Services


Shareholder Engagement Services Members or other institutional investors may engage the Tri-State CRI to facilitate your shareholder advocacy. We conduct corporate engagement on behalf of investors in priority areas of concern, meeting with companies and filing shareholder resolutions according with our strategic approach. The Tri-State Coalition provides consulting services for investors related to the implementation […]



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Promoting Active Ownership

May 19, 2016

Members of the Tri-State CRI take active ownership of their investments through robust shareholder engagement and proxy voting in order to address environmental, social and corporate governance concerns. In the United States and in varying degrees internationally, investors in publicly owned companies are part owners of the corporation. This ownership provides certain rights such as […]



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Membership


The Members of the Tri-State Coalition for Responsible Investment include Catholic denominations and congregations in the New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut area, and beyond. Individual Investors are also welcome to join our Partners Program. Member Benefits The Tri-State Coalition plays several key roles for its membership of 40 Catholic institutions that are interested in […]



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ICCR Publishes 2013 Proxy Resolutions and Voting Guide

February 7, 2013

ICCR Publishes 2013 Proxy Resolutions and Voting Guide From Sustainablity Investment News by Robert Kropp The Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility reports that its members have filed 180 shareowner resolutions and engaged in 225 corporate dialogues this proxy season. SocialFunds.com — Last year’s Proxy Resolutions and Voting Guide from the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility (ICCR) […]



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