A letter that may make capital more socially conscious for decades to come

A letter that may make capital more socially conscious for decades to come

CNote
Larry Fink, the CEO of BlackRock just sent an open letter to the CEOs of publicly traded companies outlining his expectation for how these companies engage with society and act as good corporate stewards. The letter tells companies that they need to stop with the myopic quarterly earnings focus, and instead serve a broader social purpose benefiting all stakeholders, including the communities they operate in. (more…)
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SF Women’s March

SF Women’s March

CNote
Our democracy lives and dies by the ability of the people to raise their voices, hold their government accountable, and to participate fully in the political process. In honor of rallying to assure everyone has an equal voice, some of the CNote team got together and attended the #WomensMarch2018 held in San Francisco this weekend. (more…)
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INCAUSA – Indigenous Social Entrepreneurship meets community lending

INCAUSA – Indigenous Social Entrepreneurship meets community lending

Borrower Stories
Incausa - In the cause of others. Today, CNote is profiling Incausa, and its co-owners, Vinicius and Carolina. Together, they've built a company that sells unique goods across the globe but also supports indigenous artisans by selling their crafts and returning 100% of the proceeds to them. Incausa received a loan from a CNote partner that allowed them to scale their company without sacrificing their social mission.  (more…)
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