Boston Trust/Walden Awarded Top PRI Scores
August 2019

Number of US companies appointing women to board more than doubles in a year
Investor Relations Magazine, July 2019

During the Past Year 85 Companies Appointed a Woman to their Board for the First Time Following the Thirty Percent Coalition’s “Adopt a Company” Campaign
Thirty Percent Coalition , July 2019

UNC Asheville becomes first in UNC system to divest from fossil fuels
Citizen Times, June 2019

Boston group brings corporate America to D.C. to push for climate bill
Boston Globe, May 2019

New York State Releases Recommendations from Decarbonization Advisory Panel
April 2019

Jeff Bezos is finally ending secrecy over Amazon’s role in carbon emissions
CNBC, March 2019

Institutional Investors Continue to Press Companies for Disclosure of Lobbying in 2019
February 2019

Amy Augustine Joins Boston Trust and Walden as Director of ESG Investing
February 2019

Kim Gluck Appointed to US SIF Board of Directors
January 2019

When it comes to investment giants furthering social good, many see a disconnect between words and action
Fast Company, January 2019

NAM: Stop Supporting ‘Main Street Investors’ Coalition Say Real Investors, January 2019

Walden and other investors encourage SEC to maintain Rule 14a-8 on proxy process in advance of November 15 SEC Roundtable (see letters here)
November 2018

SEC to Review Corporate Democracy Rules Risking Investor Clash
Reuters, November 2018

Green Investors Push Plastics Industry on Bag Ban Policy
Plastics News, November 2018

Walden Joins GISC to Address Global Poverty
October 2018

Raising alarms about rising sea levels, internet infrastructure
S&P Global, September 2018

Investors Urge Companies on National Association of Manufacturers Board to Oppose Its Attacks on Shareholders
August 2018

Elaine R. Gillim, CFA Joins Boston Trust
August 2018

Walden’s Tim Smith recognized as one of The 20 Most Influential People in ESG Investing
Barron's, June 2018

Investors Demand Nestle, Pepsi and Others Cut Plastic Use
Bloomberg, June 2018

Impact Investing: Using Your Dollars to Make Change
Nerd Wallet, June 2018

Sturm, Ruger Shareholders Vote to Force Firm to Reveal More About Gun Violence Issues
The Wall Street Journal, May 2018

Powerful Investors Push Big Companies to Plan for Climate Change
Scientific American, May 2018

Climate Change: Big Investors Bring Big Clout to the Debate
Barron's, April 2018

Walden & ConocoPhillips Agree to Expansion of Lobbying Disclosure
March 2018

Announcement of 2018 Lobbying Disclosure Resolutions
March 2018

Tim Smith appointed to New York State’s new Decarbonization Advisory Panel
March 2018

AMEX Agrees to Report Gender Pay Gap
Barron's, March 2018

Walden Comments to SEC on Disclosure of Payments by Resource Extraction Issuers
January 2018

10 minutes with Tim Smith, Walden Asset Management
GreenBiz, January 2018

Investors to Congress: Bipartisan Dream Act is Both a Business and Moral Imperative
November 2017

Walden signs Stockholm Declaration in support of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
October 2017

Agreement Reached: Walden Withdraws Shareholder Resolution at Vanguard on Proxy Voting
August 2017

The Value of the Shareholder Proposal Process
Harvard Law School Forum, July 2017

Open letter from investors to the Business Roundtable
Responsible Investor, July 2017

Walden’s Letter to the Business Roundtable on the CHOICE Act
July 2017

Why is the Business Roundtable Working So Hard to Destroy Shareholder Proposals?
HuffPost, July 2017

Meet the Shareholders? Not at These Shareholder Meetings
New York Times, March 2017

CATO quashes shareholder resolution seeking explicit protections for LGBT employees under non-discrimination policy
March 2017

BlackRock vows new pressure on climate, board diversity
Reuters, March 2017

Walden’s Statement in Response to BlackRock Post on its Website on Climate Change
Reuters, March 2017

Walden sponsors US SIF Foundation 2016 Biennial Report on US Sustainable, Responsible and Impact Investing Trends
November 2016

Walden’s Tim Smith Receives the ICCR 2016 Legacy Award
September 2016

Electric Slide – Transitioning to a Low-Carbon Future (Part 1: Today’s U.S. Electricity Landscape)
June 2016

2016 Proxy Season: The Spotlight on Climate Lobbying Continues
May 2016

Walden’s ESG Reporting Resolution at CLARCOR Earns Majority Support
March 2016

Walden submits comments to the EEOC in support of efforts to reduce gender wage inequality
March 2016

Shareholder Resolutions on Lobbying 2016
March 2016

The Boston Trust & Walden Funds announce the appointment of a new independent Director, impending retirement of existing Nominating Committee Chair
March 2016

Impact through Shareholder Engagement
The Journal of Environmental Investing, February 2016

The complex but quietly optimistic ‘big picture’ of shareholder engagement
Responsible Investor, February 2016

Shareholder Proposal to Emerson Electric Calls for Setting Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emissions Reduction Goals
January 2016

Investors Challenge Oil and Gas Companies to Disclose Lobbying Activities and Reassess Lobbying Related to Climate Change, File Shareholder Resolutions at 11 Companies
January 2016

Road to Paris – Global Companies Speak Out on Climate Change
October 2015

On World Food Day, seven food & beverage giants commit to publicly disclose global water risks, October 16, 2015

Investors ask corporate supporters of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce to oppose the organization’s efforts to thwart the Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan
August 31, 2015

Walden and other investors urge food and beverage companies to better manage water risks
August 19, 2015

Shareholders oppose Vertex’s big pay deals
The Boston Globe, June 4, 2015

Wal-Mart improves lobbying disclosure after shareholder push
Reuters, May 13, 2015

From South Africa to Climate Change: 45 Years of Leadership by Faith-Driven Investors
Green Money Journal, February 27, 2015

Walden announces successful shareholder engagement on employment non-discrimination and reflects on 25 years of work for LGBT workplace equality
February 23, 2015

Tracking the Impact of Public Equity Investing – A New Report from Croatan Institute, November 18, 2014

VIDEO: Walden’s Tim Smith presents at the SRI Conference as one of the SRI/ESG industry’s early pioneers
November 4, 2014

What Investors Look for in CSR Disclosure
IR Magazine, November 3, 2014

Thirty Percent Coalition Initiative on Board Diversity
October 2014

Walden Funds Board Policy Review Triggers Self-Governance Changes
Institutional Investor, September 2014

Microsoft Leaves Lobbying Group ALEC Amid Split Over Renewables
Bloomberg, August 21, 2014

Investors Secure Groundbreaking Corporate Commitments to Protect Forests, Reduce Carbon Emissions
Ceres, August 14, 2014

In Ohio, clean energy is a sound investment; by turning its back on renewable energy, Ohio is missing out on the potential for new business
The Blade, July 29, 2014

Shareholders Say Washington D.C. NFL Team Name Presents Heightened Reputational Risks to Stadium Sponsor FedEx
June 19, 2014

Colgate-Palmolive Announces Commitment to Reduce GHG Emissions
May 6, 2014

2014 Shareholder Proposal to Google Calls for Greater Lobbying Disclosure
April 16, 2014

Federal court’s decision allows SEC conflict minerals disclosure rule to move forward, but investors voice concern over invalidation of key requirement, April 15, 2014

Investors call for sustainability reporting by small-cap companies, April 4, 2014

Harvard takes steps to promote environment
The Boston Globe, April 7, 2014

More companies bow to investors with a social cause
The Wall Street Journal, April 1, 2014

CLARCOR shareholder proposal on sustainability reporting receives strong support
March 31, 2014

Shareholders seeking stronger responses from companies as climate change concerns deepen
March 7, 2014

JPMorgan Chase and Shareholder Proponents Reach Agreement Resulting in Withdrawal of Shareholder Proposals
February 20, 2014

JPMorgan Chase Investors to Receive a Report on Business Standards in Response to Shareholder Resolution
February 20, 2014

Institutional investors press companies for disclosure of lobbying in 2014
February 18, 2014

Blending Mission, Values, Fiduciary Duty, and Investments
Responsive Philanthropy, February 2014

Investors call on Emerson Electric to provide transparency on sustainability performance, political spending, and lobbying
February 3, 2014

Walden signs investor letter on the anniversary of Citizens United supporting political spending disclosure
January 21, 2014

Shareholder proposal to Emerson Electric calls for sustainability reporting including greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reduction goals
January 6, 2014

Investors raise new set of issues with companies about public policy and climate
January 6, 2014