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Apr. 15, 2015 11:30 am

These 3 Philly Businesses are Best For The World, According to B Corp

The honorees on the list are recognized for overall, environmental, community and worker impact.

‘s Best for the World List recognizes the companies who have the most positive impact across the globe. B Corporations, which are certified by the nonprofit B Lab, meet rigorous standards of social and environmental performance, accountability and transparency. There are now over 1,000 Certified B Corps from 33 countries and over 60 industries.

The honorees on the list are recognized if they score in the top 10 percent on the B Impact Assessment, a comprehensive assessment of a company’s impact on its workers, community, and the environment.

B Corporations in Philadelphia who’ve made the Best for the World List include:

  • Home Health Care Services(HCA), which provides quality home care across the Philadelphia metropolitan area for elders and people with disabilities
  • Message Agency, a full-service interactive studio and social enterprise based in Philadelphia that builds functional, beautiful websites for nonprofits and sustainable businesses
  • Praxis Consulting Group, which assists employee-owned, nonprofit, and other socially responsible organizations in developing high-performing, sustainable workplaces that benefit all stakeholders.

HCA also made it into the 2014 “Best for the World List.” View the complete list of 2015 honorees.

Image via B Corporation

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Kristen Gillette is a local freelance writer. A Temple University grad, she is currently a Community Engagement Fellow at Groundswell and is also founder of Adult Ballerina Project, a website for beginner ballerinas.

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