Socially Good Spotlight: Ben & Jerry’s

Ben & Jerry’s brought the innovation of social consciousness to their delicious deserts and never looked back. In fact, the company was founded on the idea that promoting safe, socially responsible ingredients and business practices is the best way to run a company. Ben & Jerry’s first step toward becoming more socially good was their […]

Socially Good Spotlight: Nike

We just did it. We weren’t sure about this entry, but we also wanted to make a larger point. Socially Good Businesses don’t necessarily have to focus on purely charitable and humanitarian goals. There is also Social Good in terms of cultural and political mores. Some businesses can and, arguably, should stay out of this […]

What is a B Corp?

A benefit corporation, known colloquially as a “B Corp,” is a type of for-profit corporate entity authorized by 33 United States and the District of Columbia. The purpose of these corporations is to create general public benefit, which is defined as a material positive impact on society and the environment. Essentially, benefit corporations emphasize the […]