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February 19th 2019
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
670 Verdae Boulevard
Greenville, South Carolina 29607
Upstate Forever’s ForeverGreen Annual Awards Luncheon celebrates individuals and organizations for significant contributions in fields related to conservation and sustainable growth. It's a great opportunity to come together, and we have a fantastic event planned for 2019.
Dick Carr, for his tireless dedication to Upstate Forever for more than a decade. Read more
Doug Harper, for his role in reauthorizing the SC Conservation Bank. Read more
Nikki Grumbine, for her leadership with the Friends of the Reedy River. Read more
The Northside Initiative, for their collaborative efforts to transform & revitalize Spartanburg’s Northside community. Read more
Phil Gaines, for his years of service to the SC State Parks Service. Read more
Dennis Chastain, for his 40+ years of work as a writer, historian, botanist, guide, and conservation advocate. Read more
This year, we are pleased to have Mr. Paul Hilton, Partner, Portfolio Manager, and Research Analyst at Trilium Asset Management as our keynote speaker. Paul will present "Investing for a Better World: The business case and the environmental imperative for sustainable investing."
Trillium is the oldest investment firm exclusively focused on sustainable and responsible investing. Founded in 1982, Trillium was established to provide a space for clients to invest their money in alignment with their values, and has become one of the largest SRI investment firms in the U.S.
Paul started his career as an Analyst with the Council on Economic Priorities, a nonprofit known for the influential consumer guidebook “Shopping for a Better World.” He is the former board chair of US SIF, the U.S. membership association for professionals, firms, institutions and organizations engaged in socially responsible and sustainable investing. He is also the former treasurer of the United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative and founder of the Social Investment Research Analysts Network, the first U.S. network of sustainability analysts.
For more information about this event, please contact Murray Dorn at firstname.lastname@example.org.