The Business Development Corporation of Canada (BDC) is a financial institution devoted to Canadian entrepreneurs. It is also the first and only Canadian bank to receive Beneficial Corporation (B Corp) certification. BDC also supports companies who are interested in becoming B Corps through regular B Corp 101s, the Getting to 80 Program. They also provide support to all B Locals in Canada including B Local Ontario.
Feel free to connect with them if you are looking at (re)certification.
B Corp Certification is one of the most challenging and rewarding certifications that a corporation can achieve. Enviro-Stewards’ practical path to becoming climate positive (blog) helps aspiring & existing B Corps to substantially improve (heavily weighted) environmental scores while improving their profitability. As Enviro-Stewards is a founding Canadian B Corporation, and consistently measures in the top 10% in every category they are measured, they also provide guidance relevant to each of the other Impact Assessment areas (governance, workers, community and customers). For more information visit B Corporation’s B the change media article on Enviro-Stewards or their TEDx talk.
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Impact Bridge supports forward-thinking companies to become Certified B Corps as a springboard for growth + impact. They have developed comprehensive business cases to support leaders’ decision-making in this regard. Impact Bridge can provides your executive team, board + investors with a briefing on the considerable value that B Corp certification will bring to your stakeholders + shareholders.
Impact Bridge also advises companies that are already B Corps + leading with purpose; helping these executives + boards to enhance their strategic planning + value creation activities, We also support B Corp re-certification and related strategic planning / business improvements in line with this 'gold standard'.