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The UK and the rest of the world face big problems: extreme weather, inequality, food and water shortages and a rapidly growing population to name a few.

All too often, companies are contributing to these problems though reckless and irresponsible behaviour such as polluting, treating workers unfairly, not paying their fair share of taxes and wiping out acres of fertile land. 

In the same way we make a choice about where we buy our coffee, meat or clothes. We can ensure our bank, pension, savings and investments are equally ethical and sustainable.

Where our money goes impacts our lives and that of our children and grandchildren. Take action today

Case studies

Anafon Hydro

Abergwyngregyn is a small village of only 100 households but one that has, through history, consistently punched above its weight.
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Caroline White

Caroline White, 72, lives with her partner in Westbourne Grove, London. Originally from South Africa, Caroline has two children in their 40's and has lived in London for over 10 years.
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Creating new homes for Harare

The Housing Fund, started in 2011, aims to create 15,000 low-cost housing units in five years.
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Elaine and Graham

Elaine and Graham live in West Yorkshire and share a lifelong interest in protecting the environment. The couple have been supporters of Ecology for many years.  
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hiSbe Food CIC

Created by the Anslow sisters, with financial support from a Triodos Bank loan, hiSbe is a new type of supermarket for the 21st century.
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Nikki Mattei

Nikki Mattei, 52, lives in Buckinghamshire with her husband and two daughters.  She has been a supporter of a natural lifestyle for many years and has worked in the natural health sector since the
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Sheffield Solar Community Share Scheme Launches

From 1st November, people in Sheffield and around the country will be able to invest in and benefit from community owned renewable solar energy produced in the city.
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The Resilience Centre

One of the businesses leading the way in the win/win economy for local communities is The Resilience Centre, whose first community energy project was funded through Abundance.
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Tom and Raffaelle Foster

Tom and Raffaelle Foster live in Walthamstow with their two year old son Henri. Tom works at an architects practice in the city, with Raffaelle working as a healthcare project manager from home.
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Yarde Orchard, Devon

Husband and wife team Simeon and Kelly Day recently purchased Yarde Orchard, a popular café, accommodation site and live music venue on the Tarka Trail cycle path in North Devon.
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