Chatham University

Should I be a B-Corp? Choosing the Right Entity for Your Business with a Mission

Wednesday, January 16, 2019
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Cost: Free, registration required

Lots of businesses nowadays aren't just focused on profit. Social and environmental impacts are becoming just as important as impact on your bottom line. But choosing the right entity for a business with a mission can be difficult to navigate. In this webinar we'll discuss the difference between non-profits and social enterprises, as well as what it means to be a B-Corp.

Specifically, we will tackle the following in the webinar:
-Determining whether you should be a for-profit or non-profit and the pros and cons of both
-Understanding social enterprises vs. B-Crops
-Details of what it means to be a B-Corp
-How your overall business strategy and market plays into your entity decision

Presenter: Marlene van Es, Principal, Trellis Legal, LLC

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Fee : Free, registration required

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Anne Flynn Schlicht