How can sports leagues impact their surrounding communities? This week, Vicki and Kathy talk with the first African American woman to ever own a male professional sports league in the United States.
“In my mind, the best CSR programs are those that have their values embedded all the way through the company." Brenda Barnicki was told by relatives and friends that the gourmet chocolates she gifted to them on holidays were so good she should start selling them. So in her spare time, Brenda founded Bellafina Chocolates, … Continue reading Episode 55: Brenda Barnicki of Bellafina Chocolates
Guest Blog – Rodney Willett of Impact Makers I work for Impact Makers, a technology consulting company based in Richmond, Virginia, one of just a few dozen companies in the U.S. that have made the ultimate commitment as a social enterprise: contributing all profits to charity over the life of the company. Many people have … Continue reading Being a “100%er” & Helping to “Raise All Ships”
“Start with what's real. Start with what you know and what you can move on first, and then work it out from there." The Greenbiz 350 podcast is just one part of a 30-year effort by Heather Clancy and her co-host, Joel Makower to highlight businesses that are playing a role in stewarding the planet … Continue reading Episode 48: Heather Clancy of GreenBiz