About Us



 

US SIF: The Forum for Sustainable and Responsible Investment is the leading voice advancing sustainable, responsible and impact investing across all asset classes. Its mission is to rapidly shift investment practices toward sustainability, focusing on long-term investment and the generation of positive social and environmental impacts.

US SIF members include investment management and advisory firms, mutual fund companies, asset owners, research firms, financial planners and advisors, broker-dealers, community investing organizations and nonprofit organizations.

The 9th Annual US | SIF Member Day and Conference will be held June 10 - 12, 2019  at the Radisson Blu Hotel in downtown Minneapolis, MN. US | SIF Member Day will be held on June 10 for US | SIF Members (above Associate level) and features Member and Organization focused content, events, and engagement opportunities. The Annual Conference will be held on June 11 & 12, 2019 and is open to all US | SIF Associate level Members and all other attendees. To see past conferences, click here.

US SIF is supported in its work by the US SIF Foundation, a 501(C)(3) organization that undertakes educational, research and programmatic activities to advance the mission of US SIF, including offering training for advisors and other financial professionals on the Fundamentals of Sustainable and Impact Investment.  



Our Mission: Rapidly shift investment practices towards sustainability, focusing on long-term investment and the generation of positive social and environmental impacts.

Our Vision: Environmental, social and governance impacts are meaningfully assessed in all investment decisions resulting in a more sustainable and equitable society.

To accomplish our work, we are guided by the following values:

Commitment -  We are dedicated to our mission and achieving results.

Knowledge - We provide resources that allow investors and the public to develop sustainable, responsible and
impact investing expertise.

Collaboration - We pursue robust relationships with our members and value other collaborations that advance our mission.  

Inclusion:  We actively seek and embrace diversity as a key component of our work. 

Accountability:  Our actions are filtered through the prism of broad environmental and social sustainability,  including transparent and high-quality governance practices.

Optimism:  We pursue our strategic goals with a belief in our ability to advance systemic change. 


To learn more, we invite you to read our 2016 - 2018 Strategic Plan.  
Click here for the full version or here for a snapshot.  

US SIF is a member of the Global Sustainable Investment Alliance (GSIA) and a member of the US Impact Investing Alliance's Industry Advisory CouncilUsing the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) Guidelines, our Annual Financial and Sustainability Reports provide an overview of the programs and accomplishments of US SIF and the US SIF Foundation.