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Partner Event: Central Florida for Good & First Green Bank

August 15th, 2018

Register NOW! September 6, 2018 Orlando, Florida 5:30pm – 7:00pm Legacy Vacation Club and The Collage Companies is sponsoring an event at First GREEN Bank’s downtown Orlando office, celebrating First GREEN Bank earning the first LEED v4 ID&C Retail Platinum certification in the world! Followed by a B Corp learning session of easy-to-integrate ways for businesses to become more appealing to align with today’s generation of responsibleContinue Reading

CC Blog: What You Can’t Be is a Hypocrite

July 27th, 2018

By Geoff Campbell and Aleksandra Corwin of Round Table Companies A border wall. Abortion. Entitlement reform. Russian interference in the most recent presidential election. Gun control. Pick a topic and it’s likely that Americans are deeply divided on the issue—polarized and separated by their interpretation of the facts, or even holding alternate sets of facts.Continue Reading

B Corp Event: Changing Business in Florida For Good

May 17th, 2018

May 17: “Changing Business in Florida For Good: Florida Businesses Measuring More Than Just Profit” ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (April 2018) — After a beta launch last month and still coalescing, collective StPeteForGood is partnering with a reinvigorated Conscious Capitalism Florida to present a May 17 (9:30am) panel discussion with Florida businesses “working for more than just profits.” Panelists represent Certified B Corps operating in Florida: Orlando-based CleanContinue Reading

Conscious Capitalism Florida Summit, December 14

November 13th, 2017

Conscious Capitalism Florida was launched in Tampa in 2013 to help connect like-minded organizations and grow our community. Conscious Capitalism exists to elevate humanity through business. We believe that business can be a force for good for all stakeholders, become more profitable and create greater opportunities by following the four tenets of conscious capitalism: HigherContinue Reading

Workplace Inclusion: In Today’s Diversity Climate (Tampa Bay Program)

September 14th, 2017

All too recently, incidents such as the Charlottesville rally have shook the nation. As individuals, we have come together as a community to support those affected. But as business professionals, many are left unsure of how to address diversity and inclusion in the workplace. On Thursday September 28, The Conscious Capitalism Florida Chapter is hostingContinue Reading

Tolerance Through Tourism

November 1st, 2016

BRINGING SOCIALLY CONSCIOUS TRAVEL TO THE MASSES Ten years ago, two young men from traditionally-opposing backgrounds shared a common passion: Peacebuilding. Today their Wellington, Florida-based B-Corp, MEJDI Tours, takes people to historically conflict-riddled areas and other destinations across the globe, providing unique perspectives that raise awareness, tolerance, and human dignity. Their original approach has beenContinue Reading

Mission-Based Business Helps People with Disabilities

September 27th, 2016

9 LESSONS LEARNED FROM A NONPROFIT-RUN SOCIAL ENTERPRISE More than Just Business When companies need to dispose of their office computers, certain that sensitive data is first wiped clean, they send those old PCs to ARC Broward I.T. Asset Recovery. In doing so, they’re not just protecting their client’s privacy; they’re also providing training and employment opportunitiesContinue Reading

Opportunity, Education and Empathy Take Fashion ‘Beyond Fair Trade’

July 14th, 2016

Social enterprise advocate and a champion of education for women globally, Debbie Farah never expected to be known for either. However, her love of fashion and a rare job offer as a young Arab girl, that afforded her the chance to go to college, set her on a path to impact countless lives around theContinue Reading

CCF Partner Program + Live Workshop in Miami

July 6th, 2016

Join Conscious Capitalism Florida in Downtown Miami on Friday and Saturday July 29-30, 2016. A program and live workshop built to show you how to have a greater impact in your industry through educational web training, an in person workshop in Miami, mastermind small groups and one-on-one consultations with business experts. Focused on your mission andContinue Reading

Corporate Philanthropy with an Exponential Twist

June 15th, 2016

While it’s not uncommon for companies to donate to charities, Gold Coast Coffee, which equips and supplies office breakrooms throughout South Florida, is scaling up the concept. In a new initiative, CEO-founder Tim Myette is offering to donate 10 percent of each client’s invoice to the client’s charity of choice in that client’s name. HeContinue Reading