2017-B-Corp-Logo-POS-LGB Corp Certification – SITAWI Finance for Good, through its Sustainable Finance Program, has been awarded the B Corp Certification and has joined the group of “good companies for the world”. The certification validates the fulfillment of high patterns of social, environmental and transparency performance, and corroborates the commitment of making decisions considering the long-term impact on the community and the environment.
Social Entrepreneur of the Year Award in Response to COVID-19 – In 2021, SITAWI won the Health Emergency category and reached 3rd place, among all 12 finalists, in the Popular Vote category. The organization was recognized for its performance in the financial management of 16 Philanthropic Funds that mobilized BRL 175 million and thousands of resources, PPEs, hygiene kits, among other things, to fight COVID-19 and mitigate the effects of the pandemic in Brazil, helping more than 8 million people. The award is held by Folha de São Paulo and the Schwab Foundation. Read more.
Best NGOs – In 2018, an award from Instituto Doar placed SITAWI, for the second consecutive year, among the 100 best NGOs in the country. The ranking highlights Brazilian NGOs that value the best governance practices, transparency and efficiency in their areas of expertise. Find out more.
TOP 500 NGO – SITAWI was nominated as the 6th most influential social organization of Brazil and 6th in Latin America, by the Top 500 NGOs ranking, from NGO Advisor. In 2018, Finance for Good rose 19 positions comparing to 2017, and now ranks 100th in the global ranking.
Environmental Finance IMPACT Awards 2020 – In 2020, SITAWI’s Crowdlending Platform received the Environmental Finance IMPACT Awards 2020 in the category Impact Initiative of the Year in Latin America and Caribbean. The winners were chosen by a panel of 12 judges, composed of impact investors from around the world. Click here to read more.
Finalist of the Finance for the Future 2017 Awards – Competing for the first time, SITAWI was the only Brazilian organization finalist in the 6th edition of the Finance for the Future Awards. Organized by ICAEW and A4S – Accountability for Sustainability, in partnership with Deloitte, the award highlights good business practices by recognizing the roles which the finance function within organizations play in helping to build resilient organizations through embedding sustainability, in its broadest sense, into their decision making. Learn more.
EXTEL IRRI – Between 2015 and 2017, Independent Research in Responsible Investment (IRRI) ranked SITAWI as one of the top 10 organizations in social and environmental research for investors worldwide. Some of SITAWI’s, analysts also reached top rankings individual categories.
selo-BIDbeyondBanking – In 2011, the Inter-American Development Bank recognized SITAWI as the “top project” in the Socially Responsible Investment category. The annual beyondBanking awards recognize outstanding contributions by financial service firms and intermediaries from across Latin America.
clinton_altaClinton Global Initiative – Commitment Maker 2010: In 2010, SITAWI made a commitment to allocate 1.5 million dollars in the Brazilian social sector within 3 years. In 2013, SITAWI achieved its goal with social loans and fund management, supporting 15 organizations and helping over 24,000 people. Commitment Maker 2013: In 2013, SITAWI again committed itself to developing new social finance tools to reach over 100,000 people.
tecnologia_socialSocial Technology Award – The Banco do Brasil Foundation Social Technology Award, created in 2001, is the main tool to identify and certify social technologies that make up the Social Technologies Database (BTS).
Instituto Doar - Certificado A+Doar Institute – In March 2016, SITAWI received the A+ Certification, the highest level for Transparency and Management Standards awarded by Instituto Doar, which aims to grow donation culture in Brazil and coordinates the nonprofit certification initiative. The movement’s goal is to recognize and value organizations for their transparency and management through standardized and verifiable methods.


1° ABCR Award – SITAWI was chosen as the Most Transparent Company by ABCR – Brazilian Fundraisers Association, being recognized as the organization that best presents information about its management. The voting took place at the 8th ABCR Festival, held in May 2016.
OSCIP – Ministry of Justice approval as a Civil Society Organizations in the Public Interest +link for the certificate (confira a certidão aqui).


UBS Visionaris 2012 – Shortlisted for the UBS Visionaris Award 2012 – To demonstrate its social commitment, UBS created Visionaris, the UBS Award for Social Entrepreneurs granted for outstanding work by prominent social entrepreneurs. In 2014, with this aim in mind, UBS associated with Ashoka, an international organization founded in 1980 to contribute to professionalizing social entrepreneurs globally.