Social investing is not new, but the attention it has been receiving within the past decade is. One considered a niche market, last year over $3.74 trillion was invested in socially responsible funds here in the United States. That accounts for one out of every nine dollars under professional management.
Slow Money NW was recently featured in an article in the Puget Sound Business Journal on socially responsible investing in the Pacific Northwest along with organizations like Portfolioi 21 and GoodFunds Wealth Management. Slow Money was highlighted for its commitment to connecting money to communities that are underserved by traditional financial institutions and for our role in growing the relationship economy.