by Teresa Opheim, Senior VP, Iroquois Valley Farms
Iroquois Valley Farms has reached a milestone: This spring we added the 50th farm to our portfolio. Our farmland REIT — honored as a “Best for the World” company from B Labs — provides secure land tenure for 35 farm families working nearly 9,000 acres of farmland. More families will be joining the Iroquois Valley Farms fold soon.
Cleveland-based REIT partners with local nonprofit Esperanza, Inc.
CLEVELAND, October, 5, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Forest City Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: FCEA and FCEB) continued the company's partnership with Esperanza, Inc., Ohio’s only nonprofit organization dedicated to the promotion and advancement of Hispanic educational achievement, with the recent sponsorship of three $1,000 college scholarships awarded to Greater Cleveland residents.
Forest City has supported Esperanza through the company’s corporate philanthropy initiative since 2011.
Associates across the country join together for day of service
CLEVELAND, June 23, 2016 /3BL Media/ -- On Friday, June 24, more than 650 associates of Forest City Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: FCEA and FCEB), will participate in the company's 13th annual Community Day, a paid day of service benefitting non-profit organizations in many of the cities where the company has a presence. This year, associates from more than 65 Forest City locations will come together to provide assistance to charities and agencies in their respective communities.
Cleveland HQ of national REIT ranked among the top 25 large companies in Northeast Ohio
CLEVELAND, June 22, 2016 /3BL Media/ – For the fourth year in a row, associates at Forest City Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: FCEA and FCEB), have ranked the company as a Top Workplace in Northeast Ohio, as reported in the annual survey published by Cleveland.com. Forest City was ranked 20th among large companies in the area.
MIAMI, February 12, 2016 /3BL Media/ - AccountAbility CEO, Sunny Misser, discussed the future of sustainability in the real estate industry in an interview with NAREIT (National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts) on January 27th. The interview was conducted at NAREIT’s annual conference of sustainability practitioners at the Ritz Carlton-Coconut Grove in Miami, FL. In his interview, Misser outlined the key sustainability trends in the real estate industry today.
San Diego, Calif., April 1, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Measurabl, a San Diego-based software startup for sustainability reporting, has launched its reporting solution for the annual Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark (GRESB) Survey. The company’s product for GRESB has been in extensive industry pilots for the last year.