Our members are doing amazing things across the globe.
“On 1 January 2016, the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development — adopted by world leaders in September 2015 at an historic UN Summit — officially came into force. Over the next fifteen years, with these new Goals that...read more
There's the old saying, 'Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day, teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime'. An organization by the unlikely name of Wiggly Worm does the latter, using food as a tool to nourish the mind, body and spirit. Founded in the...read more
Here's your update for February with 5 new insights and ideas for you. And please do watch the video so you can see them in full. I think you'll really like what you see. 1. Integration with UN's Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) The B1G1 Projects list is now fully...read more
The purpose-driven business series features a different Business for Good to showcase their unique giving stories. We hope these stories inspire you with interesting, new and joyful ideas on how to integrate giving into your business. We all seek growth and measure...read more
There is no end to the apps we have today. It is common to use apps to send online greetings. You can customise them with emoticons, colourful visuals, and even interactive effects. I love technology. But still, every year I pick, write and send paper Christmas cards....read more
January's update at a glance: 1. B1G1 Virtual Study Tour 2017 Even though you might not be able to join us physically, you can join us VIRTUALLY on the 2017 B1G1 Study Tour starting next week! 2. An update to Giving Goals feature! Direct link to feature:...read more
One for one giving: an easy enough concept to understand thanks to companies like Toms and Warby Parker. These companies give back as a tangible way of thanking their customers for their business. This practice is becoming more and more popular for B2C businesses. But...read more
Some of the Most Generous Giving Businesses of the Year In my previous post about the power of giving, I promised to zoom in and give you a look at some of the top givers in 2016. Here we go…… As you’ll see, they are different types of companies. But they all have one...read more
16 Ways to See 21 Million Smiles Perhaps for you, 2016 seemed to pass so quickly. To me, it feels like it ended just as it started. To us in the B1G1 Community, 2016 was full of great records and exciting new activities. Here are some key highlights: More than 500 new...read more
This is a continuation of the 'Masami's Story' series. Read Part I and Part II: From Lamb to Lion and Part III: The Epic-phany Journey ✽ ✽ ✽ Searching for Happiness I went back to Japan and started to work as an English teacher. I had a normal job and city life again...read more
The purpose-driven business series features a different Business for Good every Thursday to showcase their unique giving stories. We hope these stories inspire you with interesting, new and joyful ideas on how to integrate giving into your business. From giving seeds,...read more
This is a continuation of the 'Masami's Story' series. Read Part I and Part II: From Lamb to Lion. ✽ ✽ ✽ The Unsuspecting Decision There's a little town called Antigua in Guatemala where you can study Spanish. You could get private tutor to teach you 6 hours a day for...read more
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