Investor Advocates for Social Justice


23rd of April 2014

May 18th Event: “Just Water: Making Water Visible in Theology and Ethics”

One of Tri-CRI’s members, the Maryknoll Fathers and Brothers, is hosting a lecture on water, specifically the global fresh water crisis. They’ve invited Christiana Peppard, Ph.D, to speak on the water crisis and how we can look to Catholic Social Teaching to consider and respond to this issue. Tri-CRI engages companies on the issue of […]

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11th of March 2014

We Mourn the Loss of William Clay Ford, Sr

William Clay Ford, Auto Family Scion and Detroit Lions Owner, Dies at 88 New York Times, By DOUGLAS MARTIN MARCH 9, 2014 William Clay Ford, who once steered a car from his grandfather Henry Ford’s lap but, overshadowed by his brash older brother Henry II, never got the chance to run the family business, died […]

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27th of January 2014

Ongoing Media Coverage of Human Trafficking Awareness Work in the Approach to the Super Bowl

The Tri-State Coalition, the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility, and NJ Coalition Against Human Trafficking have received excellent media coverage of the campaign to raise awareness around the risk of human trafficking around the February 2nd Super Bowl, hosted in New Jersey.  The following stories highlight the work of Tri-CRI and our partners to raise […]

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8th of January 2014

Event: January 15th: New Jersey’s Annual Human Trafficking Awareness Day

Join the Tri-State Coalition and the NJ Coalition Against Human Trafficking on Wednesday, January 15th from 7-9 at the Bergen Performing Arts Center to observe Human Trafficking Awareness Day, featuring: The New Jersey Debut of A Day In The Life, A Live Performance of Survivor Stories written by teens and performed by teens Courtney Wong, […]

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2nd of January 2014

Watch CBS segment featuring Tri-CRI’s Work on Human Trafficking

Watch CBS Religion & Culture Segment, Living in the Shadows: Religion’s Response To Human Trafficking, featuring Tri-CRI Executive Director Sister Pat Daly and Program Associate Margot Morris.  This powerful piece discusses the different facets of human and labor trafficking and highlights the work of religious communities to respond in a movement for systemic change.  It […]

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19th of November 2013

Event: November 20th Press Conference on Bank Scorecard

7 Leading Banks to be Scored on Key Shareholder Concerns, Including Executive Compensation and Risk Management   Scorecard from Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility to Examine Bank of America, Bank of New York Mellon, Citi, Goldman Sachs, JP Morgan Chase, Morgan Stanley and Wells Fargo. NEW YORK, NY///November 18, 2013///How do America’s top banks stack up […]

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5th of November 2013

Coverage of Tri-State CRI’s Anti-Trafficking Work in the Star Ledger

Super Bowl 2014 Pre-game By Mark Di Ionno/Star-Ledger Columnist Follow on Twitter on October 01, 2013 at 7:00 AM, updated October 01, 2013 at 11:58 AM There’s a pre-Super Bowl battle going on, that’s more life-and-death than any football game. This one pits nuns against pimps. And as any Catholic school kid can testify, the […]

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20th of May 2013

Investor Statement on Bangladesh

From ICCR: “In light of a series of recent calamities in Bangladesh apparel manufacturing plants resulting in an overwhelming loss of life, we, the undersigned investors and stakeholders including 200 organizations representing over 1.5 trillion in assets under management, are calling on industry leaders to implement systemic reforms that will ensure worker safety and welfare, […]

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19th of March 2013

Pepsi Responds to Shareholder Concerns on GMOs

For years, the members of the Tri-State Coalition for Responsible Investment, along with our colleagues at the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility have been sounding the alarm regarding genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in our food supply. Increased pesticide and energy use, as well as weed resistance, are among our  concerns. In addition to these environmental factors, […]

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19th of February 2013

Chevron Unresponsive to Calls for Improved Risk Measurement in Fracking Operations, Say Investors

Citing growing impatience with the intractability of fossil fuel companies in addressing environmental and social risks, members of the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility view 2013 as watershed year for the industry and its investors. NEW YORK, NY///February 19, 2013///As the fossil fuel industry comes under heightened scrutiny from both politicians and the public, investors […]

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