Category Archives: Social Enterprise

Social Enterprise Company Spotlight: Mobile Accord

This month’s Social Enterprise Company Spotlight is Mobile Accord.  Mobile Accord uses mobile tech to have a social impact.  Read on to see how they do it. Mobile Accord also happens to be hiring.  So if you love what they … Continue reading

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December Social Enterprise Company Spotlight: Yellow Leaf Hammocks

This month’s Social Enterprise Company Spotlight is Yellow Leaf Hammocks.  Yellow Leaf Hammocks is a hammock company that is committed to spreading positive social change on all fronts: economic, environmental, social & cultural- all from the comfort of a hammock!  I … Continue reading

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‘Tis The Season to Shop Responsibly

[source] I don’t know how it happened, but it’s already December.  The holiday season is upon us.  And the holidays wouldn’t be complete without gifts, making it the busiest shopping time of the year. This year, there are more responsible … Continue reading

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{r}evolution apparel: Changing the Paradigm of Consumption

{r}evolution apparel is a new sustainable clothing line.  Kristin and Shannon are using {r}evolution apparel as a platform to spark a conversation about how we consume.  You can read all about their journey to entrepreneurship here. It just so happens … Continue reading

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Social Enterprise Company Spotlight: Distant Village

This month’s Social Enterprise Company Spotlight is Distant Village.  Distant Village is a sustainable packaging company unlike any other.  Read the interview below with founder Rich Cohen to learn more about all the good that Distant Village.  He’ll also offer … Continue reading

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Social Enterprise Database

Today, our Social Enterprise Database went live! This is a free online database of all the social enterprises in the United States.  We manually created this database after months and months of searching, so inevitably we missed a few.  If … Continue reading

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October Social Enterprise Company Spotlight: Shoe Revolt

Sex trafficking is a huge issue in the United States and around the world.  Ateba Crocker is attacking this problem head on through an innovative social enterprise, Shoe Revolt.  Ateba was generous enough to take the time to answer a … Continue reading

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WORN for Peace, WORN for Hope, and WORN for Fashion

If you are passionate about using social enterprise to solve some of the world’s most pressing issues, you are going to love WORN.  Below, Abbi Ice, the Design and Production Manager, discusses how WORN is using their business model to … Continue reading

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SelflessTee: Cause Inspired Apparel

You may remember hearing about SelflessTee during the Pepsi Refresh contest.  Yup, they won!  And it was well deserved.  Now, they have officially launched.  I was lucky enough to catch up with Danny Bocanegra, one of the founders of SelflessTee.  Read … Continue reading

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Social Enterprise Company Spotlight: Hotels For Hope

This month I caught up with Neil Goldman, the Founder of Hotels for Hope.  Hotels for Hope allows their clients to change lives simply by booking rooms.  Clients range from meeting planners, event organizers, individual travelers or hotels.  Neil has … Continue reading

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