Corporate and social responsibility

Amalgamated Bank works hard every day to support the most powerful change makers in America. We have the honor of standing with thousands of leaders of social change – nonprofits, foundations, labor unions, and more - as they take on complex, deeply rooted issues affecting hundreds of millions of lives.

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As part its ongoing leadership in social responsibility and sustainability, Amalgamated Bank (Nasdaq: AMAL) today unveiled a series of major steps in advancing its commitment to a more sustainable world.

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Keith Mestrich discusses on CNN how he and 144 other CEOs have called on the Senate to enact gun safety measures

Does it really matter if a bank is socially responsible?  Who cares what the bank does with your money, just as long as it is there when you need it?  We care. At Amalgamated Bank, we believe banking – and the entire financial sector for that matter – must be responsible for its social and environmental impact. 

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Founded to support the city's union workers, Amalgamated plans to grow by financing socially responsible causes

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Effective July 1, Amalgamated will become the first bank to offer a $20 minimum wage building on its leadership in the ‘Fight for $15’

For 96 years, social responsibility has been embedded into our products, policies, programs, operations and mission. So two years ago when we were recognized by B Lab as a company that meets their rigorous standards for social and environmental performance, accountability and transparency, it was an important third party endorsement.

Today, we became the first bank in the United States to endorse the United Nation’s Principles for Responsible Banking. The Principles for Responsible Banking provide the framework for the sustainable banking system of the future.

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Amalgamated Bank (Nasdaq: AMAL) today announced that it has endorsed and committed to aligning its business to the United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative’s Principles for Responsible Banking, making it the first U.S.-based bank to do so.

With the launch of the “Hate Is Not Charitable Campaign”, the Amalgamated Foundation announced to the world that we would not sit quietly while organizations that promote hate continue to work the system to benefit their abhorrent actions.