Celebrating Good Business
Out of the hundreds of businesses that participate in Good For Michigan each year, these businesses are making the most positive impact. Read more about the program and our 2023 awardees on pages 24-25 in Crain’s Grand Rapids Business.
Honoring our 2023 Good For Michigan Award Winners
Out of all the businesses that participate in Good For Michigan each year, we’re highlighting the following businesses based on their positive impacts as measured by the B Impact Assessment and SDG Action Manager. Our 2023 award winners have shown dedication and commitment to better business practices all around, and we want to acknowledge these specific businesses for their work in their respective categories.
Good For Community
The Community category celebrates a company’s contribution to the economic and social well-being of the communities in which it operates, through impacts that foster diversity and inclusion, job creation, civic engagement and philanthropy, supply chain management, and more.
GOOD FOR Governance
The Governance category celebrates a company’s overall mission, ethics, accountability and transparency through policies and practices that foster integration of social and environmental goals in employees’ performance evaluation, impact reporting and transparency, and more.
GOOD FOR ENVIRONMENT
The Environment category celebrates a company’s overall environmental stewardship, including how the company manages general environmental impacts as well as specific topics like climate, water use and sustainability, and impacts on land and life.
GOOD FOR Workforce
The Workforce category evaluates a company’s contribution to its employees’ financial, physical, professional, and social well-being through payment of a living wage, benefits, employee health and safety, professional development opportunities, and more.
Best for the World
Every year, B Lab recognizes the top-performing B Corps creating the greatest impact through their businesses. Honorees are recognized for having the highest environmental, community, customer, worker, and overall impact by earning a score in the top 10% on the B Impact Assessment, as well as a list recognizing B Corps with the greatest impact improvement. We’re proud to see our Michigan Bs on this list!