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Joan Bavaria Award

The Joan Bavaria Award was created by Ceres and Trillium Asset Management Corporation to recognize investor, business, and NGO leaders who have helped move the capital markets from a system focused on short-term profits toward one that balances financial prosperity with social and environmental health.

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The Joan Bavaria Award recognizes investors, businesses and NGO leaders who have helped move capital markets from a system focused on short-term profits toward one that balances financial prosperity with social and environmental health.

The Joan Bavaria Award is presented by Ceres and Trillium Asset Management Corporation annually at the Ceres Conference.

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Sister Patricia Daly, a Visionary Leader Dedicated to Environmental Justice, Wins the Joan Bavaria Award

Long-time shareholder advocate and executive director of the Tri-State Coalition for Responsible Investment, Sister Patricia Daly, OP has been awarded the sixth-annual Joan Bavaria Award for Building Sustainability into the Capital Markets.

A pioneer of socially responsible investing, for more than 35 years Daly has helped move companies such as General Electric, ExxonMobil and Ford to improve their sustainability practices and change the way they address environmental, social and governance (ESG) risks. As the executive director of the Tri-State Coalition for Responsible Investment, she leads an alliance of Roman Catholic institutional investors, who utilize their power as shareholders to hold corporations accountable to social and environmental concerns. Daly is also the corporate responsibility representative for the Sisters of St. Dominic of Caldwell, NJ and consults for the American Baptist Churches in their Socially Responsible Investment Program.

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About the Bavaria Award

Ceres and TrilliBlack and White of Joan Bavariaum Asset Management launched the Joan Bavaria Award in 2008 as a tribute to Ceres' founder, Joan Bavaria.

The award honors unique investor and NGO leaders who are working to transform the capital markets into a system that balances economic prosperity with social and environmental concerns. The award is presented each year at the Ceres Conference.

Learn more about the eligibility and rules for the Joan Bavaria Award.

The Meaning Behind the Joan Bavaria Award

The award strives to recognize an investor or NGO leader who is innovative and/or impactful in creating solutions to build a sustainable economy that takes social and environmental concerns into account.

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Please read our new rules and requirements for eligibility.

Previous Winners

2014

Sister Patricia Daly, OP, Executive Director, Tri-State Coalition for Responsible Investment

2013

Phil Angelides, President, Riverview Captial Investments

2012

Tessa Tennant, The Ice Organisation

2011

Impact Award
Peter Kinder, Co-Founder of KLD Researh & Analytics
Innovation Award
William Foote, Root Capital

2010

Impact Award
Tim Smith, Walden Asset Management
Innovation Award
The Center for Political Accountability

2009

Impact and Innovation Awards
Robert K. Massie

2008

Impact Award
Enhanced Analytics Initiative
Innovation Award

Bainbridge Graduate Institute