Environmental, Social and Governance

Webster engages in environmentally responsible processes; works to improve lives in our communities and provides an inclusive setting through environmental, social, and governance practices.

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Webster is actively involved in sustaining the long-term health of the communities where we live and work. Every year, we invest millions of dollars in renewable energy and environmentally oriented initiatives. We provide non-profits with funding to promote the arts, as well as business growth. And we participate in countless other measures, using our core values as a guide.

Environmental

Clean energy loans

We provide commercial loans with companies involved in renewable energy and energy-efficient components,. We loaned nearly $50 million towards these initiatives last year. 

 

Energy usage and environment

We funded upgrades to municipal water and sewer infrastructures; a mixed-income, transit-oriented development, and multiple remediation projects.

Social

Diversity, Equity and inclusion

We value you for your abilities and individualism

Webster supplier code of conduct

Our partners act in a manner consistent with our values

Summer internship program

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Governance

2019 ESG report

We showed ongoing support for renewable energy and energy-efficient solutions; gave over $5 million to nonprofit organizations across our footprint, and demonstrated our belief in the importance of sound and effective corporate governance.

2018 ESG report

Our commitment is not year-to-year but ongoing. In 2018, we undertook and supported numerous initiatives to improve our environment, strengthen our communities and champion transparency, accountability and diversity in our communities.

See how ESG is a critical part of Webster

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