How can becoming a certified B Corp benefit your business? Tim Frick addresses this topic at a free workshop for small business owners.
Accelerate 77, an organization that supports sustainable initiatives in Chicago’s 77 community areas, presents a free Share Fair for small business owners and non-profit organizations on September 15, 10am-4pm, at Truman College. Enjoy a variety of free workshops and connect with Mightybytes, a certified Illinois B Corporation, and other sustainable and green businesses.
B Corp 101
In this informative and interactive session Tim Frick will explain how becoming a certified Benefit Corporation (B Corp) can benefit your business. B Corps work to create greater social impact and help the environment while still thriving and remaining profitable. Tim will also discuss how B Corps differ from current corporate structures (such as S Corps and LLC) and the criteria companies can expect to be assessed on during the B Corp certification process. If you are looking for a way to create profits with a purpose this workshop can help you get there.
- When: Saturday, September 15th, 2012
- Where: Truman College (1145 West Wilson Avenue, Chicago, IL)
- Time: 10am-4pm
- Cost: Free admission, including workshops