Can Business Create Sustainable Paths Out of Poverty?

An Inclusive Economy Works for Everyone B the Change Weekly Businesses are employers, places where people spend their days and sources of salaries and benefits for families. Businesses have purchasing power that can support communities. Businesses’ activities and products affect the global environment?—?and rely on it. With all of this …

B Local Holiday Party

B Local Holiday Party Tonight!! The 2017 B Local Holiday Party is tonight and we couldn’t be more excited! Come celebrate another wonderful year of B Corps using business as a force for good. Enjoy the traveling oyster bar from Hog Island Oysters with beer from North Coast and wine from Fetzer. …

B Corp News – Conscious Capitalism Bay Area Holiday Party

Conscious Capitalism Bay Area Holiday Party Thursday, December 14, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm, WeWork Mid Market, San Francisco It’s that time of year again – a time for reflection, healing and celebration. Please join Conscious Capitalism (both the international organization and the Bay Area Chapter) for their year-end holiday …

B Corp News – From Leaf to Cup: 18 Years of Social Impact at Numi

Founding B Corporation (and new Public Benefit Corporation) Numi Organic Tea <Here> is excited to launch their 2016 Impact Report, highlighting the work Numi has done for People, Planet, and Pure Tea. Numi is excited to share that they’ve invested more than $1.8M in Fair Trade & Fair Labor programs …

Book Review: “Raise Capital on Your Own Terms” “Pursuing Profit With Purpose: Benefit Corporation Law and Governance”

Book Review: “Raise Capital on Your Own Terms” “Pursuing Profit With Purpose: Benefit Corporation Law and Governance”   © Hazel Henderson 2017 “Raise Capital on Your Own Terms”, Jenny Kassan, Berrett-Koehler, 2017 “Pursuing Profit With Purpose: Benefit Corporation Law and Governance”, Frederick H. Alexander, Berrett-Koehler, 2018  Summary Lawyer Jenny Kassan guides startups …

Tools to Make Doing More Good Less Complicated

  B the Change Weekly   Numerous studies have concluded that, as a general rule, people believe businesses and companies should do good in the world. Consumers choose to buy from sustainable companies if given the option, employees choose companies that provide meaningful work, and entrepreneurs are seeking ways to build …

B Corp News – 2017 Best for the World Funds

B the Change Weekly This week, thousands gathered in San Francisco for SOCAP17,  the world’s largest gathering for the growing marketplace of impact investing. If this marketplace grows as some predict, impact investing could be one of the most important social innovations in our lifetimes, leveraging the massive power of …

2018 Inclusive Economy Challenge announced at Champions Retreat

THE 2018 INCLUSIVE ECONOMY CHALLENGE The Inclusive Economy Challenge is a call to action for B Corps to make concrete improvements to our business practices in pursuit of a more inclusive economy – one that is equitable and creates opportunity for all for the long term. Beginning at last year’s …