Hewlett Foundation aims to activate retail banks for climate action

  • Walking the talk… “Our new work seeks to persuade banks to adopt sustainable banking practices. That will include our own banks,” Hewlett’s president, Larry Kramer, told ImpactAlpha.
  • Hewlett’s commercial bank… JPMorgan Chase considers itself a leader on climate action.

DanoneWave becomes world’s largest B Corp

  • Largest B Corp… By completing the impact assessment from B Lab, the nonprofit that certifies B Corps, and scoring higher than the minimum threshold, Danone North America has now become the largest B Corp.
  • Danone, the parent company… aims to achieve the certification, according to a statement, and has been working with B Lab since 2015 to define a B Corp model that works for public companies.