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Businesses around the world are going beyond corporate social responsibility and charitable giving to use business as a force for good. DePaul Industries recently registered two benefit companies, and both of these companies are now Certified B Corporations. Though the terms “benefit company” and “B Corp” are sometimes used interchangeably, they are different forms.
The only organization in inaugural class of Oregon benefit companies wholly focused on “people” piece of triple bottom line announces PurposeSTAFF brand, plans national presence by 2020
We’ve got some exciting changes happening in 2014, and wanted to give you a preview of what you’ll be hearing from us in the next few months.
We’re excited to announce that as of last week, DePaul Industries’ new Boise office is officially up and running. With the addition of Boise, DePaul now has eight offices in five states.
DePaul Industries, a social enterprise non-profit whose mission is to employ individuals with disabilities, will open its eighth office this week in the Boise metropolitan area.
The expansion into the Boise market is in line with DePaul’s forward-thinking Strategic Plan 2011-2016, which aims for expansion into multiple additional markets and to nearly triple employment of people with disabilities by the end of fiscal year 2016.
The Social Enterprise Alliance (SEA), whose mission is to produce massive social value via successful social enterprises, is establishing a new chapter in Portland, and seeking members (both individuals and organizations) from a variety of sectors.
With major developments on the East Coast in Baltimore, here at home in the Pacific Northwest, and even abroad, we’re on track to grow even more during fiscal year 2014 and continue to employ thousands of people with disabilities each year.
It’s often a little tricky to describe just what DePaul Industries is about, as we’re at the confluence of a lot of different businesses, structures, and ideas. To give a little perspective, here’s a round-up of three upcoming public happenings that uniquely involve three of our key components as a company:
We are excited to announce our partnership with RSF Social Finance! RSF has granted us a mortgage loan, which will be used to help retain our permanent headquarters in the Portland metro area. Because we are so excited, we want to share a little bit about RSF as an organization.
DePaul Industries is excited to announce its expansion of services to Baltimore, Maryland—another step in our demand-driven geographic expansion as outlined in our Strategic Plan.