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January 14, 2014
We’re looking forward to kicking off the New Year in style with our upcoming client reception and showcase, Jan. 30 from 6 to 8 p.m. New this year: we’re expanding to one big space, the inviting lobby of the Orrick Building next door.
This annual event is always a great opportunity to enjoy organic and sustainable food and wine, sample a variety of planet-smart client products and network with leaders in the sustainable business community.
December 19, 2013
New Resource Bank is sponsoring the cocktail reception at the North American edition of the Sustainable Foods Summit, happening January 22–23, 2014, in San Francisco.
December 10, 2013
Representatives of 25 nonprofit organizations attended a Dec. 3 finance workshop hosted by New Resource Bank and Nonprofit Finance Fund—and board members, executive directors and CFOs alike came away with valuable insights into how to ensure that their organizations remain sustainable while they pursue their missions.
December 4, 2013
Blu Homes will be holding a special “Blu Factory Experience” on Saturday, Dec. 7th. Our 250,000 sq. ft.
November 26, 2013
In today’s economy, the challenges of nonprofits extends beyond fundraising and grant writing. Even deeply committed organizations can find it difficult to keep their mission aligned with financial reality. To address this challenge, New Resource Bank is hosting a dynamic workshop, Linking Money to Mission: A Balancing Act, which will provide nonprofit leaders with tools to analyze their organization’s financial situation and chart a steady course for achieving long-term goals.
August 28, 2013
SOCAP is a world-renowned conference series dedicated to increasing the flow of capital toward social good. SOCAP connects leading global innovators, investors, foundations, institutions, and social entrepreneurs to build this market at the intersection of money and meaning. SOCAP is the world’s most successful social enterprise and impact investing event, and has convened more than 5,000 people since it began in 2008. SOCAP operates out of HUB Bay Area, a co-working space and changemaker community based in the San Francisco Bay Area.
May 20, 2013
As traditional sources of nonprofit funding crumble, innovative platforms for attracting donors are rising to replace them. Join us June 4 for the next re:think, where Bartlomiej Jan Skorupa of Groundwork Opportunities, Katherine Woo of Kiva and Pamela Hawley of UniversalGiving will discuss using the art of storytelling to build a movement, creating funding platforms that allow nonprofits to be self-reliant and turning the shopping cart into an instrument of change by integrating crowdfunding and e-commerce models.
May 9, 2013
It will take more than technology to transform our society, economy, and energy systems to operate within the constraints of the planet’s life support systems. New Resource Bank President and CEO Vince Siciliano joins an impressive group of thinkers from academia, business, and government at “WEST Summit 2013: Showcase of Solutions for Planetary Sustainability,” on May 23 at NASA Ames Research Center at Moffett Field.
March 19, 2013
What makes a lunchbox eco-friendly? What green hotel can store your mountain bike in style while you slumber on 300-thread-count sheets? What does it mean to be a GHG Protocol 3 zero carbon business? Everyone who talked with our friends from 3rd Stone Design, Basecamp Hotel, and AlterEco at our most recent annual client reception and showcase is now in the know.
March 13, 2013
Values-based banking might have seemed like a hard sell in the depths of the economic downturn, yet banks focusing on sustainability and other social impacts fared better than their traditional counterparts. New Resource Bank President and CEO Vince Siciliano explores this phenomenon March 28 in San Francisco as a speaker at “Beneficial Banking: Are YOUR Bank Deposits Changing the World?” .