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PolicyMap made the transition from a nonprofit to a benefit corporation results

Nov. 8, 2017 11:45 am

PolicyMap made the transition from a nonprofit to a benefit corporation

The change allows the mapping org to raise capital and keep a social mission at the forefront. Thinking of doing the same? President Maggie McCullough shared some lessons.
For its third birthday, ROAR for Good is donating 250 Athenas to Women Against Abuse purpose

Nov. 6, 2017 11:19 am

For its third birthday, ROAR for Good is donating 250 Athenas to Women Against Abuse

It's an easy mission match for the B Corp and domestic violence service provider.
How your HR department can further an inclusive economy in Philadelphia method

Oct. 19, 2017 1:23 pm

How your HR department can further an inclusive economy in Philadelphia

As America's poorest big city, we need to make opportunities for more people, writes Communally CEO Chris Jacobs. Here's how the tech company has done it.
Solar States just won the Chamber of Commerce’s second ImpactPHL Award results

Sep. 15, 2017 12:55 pm

Solar States just won the Chamber of Commerce’s second ImpactPHL Award

The solar panel installation and education company is being honored for its mission of sustainability, its workforce development programs for disadvantaged youth and its contribution of jobs to the Philadelphia region.
Solutions for Progress is now Communally results

Sep. 12, 2017 12:55 pm

Solutions for Progress is now Communally

Following a rebrand, the civic tech company is keeping up its fight to end poverty. Here's why and how it made the change.
16 Philly companies just made the 2017 Best for the World List results

Sep. 12, 2017 12:21 pm

16 Philly companies just made the 2017 Best for the World List

They're among 846 businesses across 52 industries from 48 countries being recognized by the annual list of B Corps.
Entrepreneurs of color ‘can’t wait to be invited to the table’ method

May 4, 2017 8:07 pm

Entrepreneurs of color ‘can’t wait to be invited to the table’

"We have to make the tables ourselves," according to YIKES, Inc. cofounder Tracey Levesque — and other takeaways from a #PTW17 panel on Philly’s social impact scene.
Help this B Corp-certified florist grow her local impact in East Falls funding

Mar. 8, 2017 11:58 am

Help this B Corp-certified florist grow her local impact in East Falls

Vault + Vine is the reinventing of Falls Flowers, a flower shop founded and owned by Peicha Chang, who wants to help her East Falls community flourish.
How this B Corp is using tech to help 1,000 companies build sustainability programs by 2020 method

Feb. 28, 2017 12:58 pm

How this B Corp is using tech to help 1,000 companies build sustainability programs by 2020

Sustrana, founded in 2010, specializes in software-as-a-service to empower companies to find and take advantage of the sustainability values that work best for them.
4 ways to introduce social initiatives into your business funding

Feb. 20, 2017 9:44 am

4 ways to introduce social initiatives into your business

Corporate social responsibility programs should come from employees themselves — and other advice from the MilkCrate team.

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