SABEResPODER

Educational Media

Los Angeles, California

United States

About SABEResPODER

SABEResPODER™ (SEP) is a targeted multi-media platform reaching Hispanic immigrants at key transition points in their lives when actively seeking resources to further establish themselves in the U.S. SEP distributes educational video programming and educational booklets in trusted and easily accessible community locations, providing comprehensive and practical educational solutions on topics such as financial literacy, healthcare, healthy living, and education, to assist Spanish-speaking consumers become more informed, confident, and active participants in American society.

SABEResPODER is the leading provider of comprehensive and practical educational solutions for Spanish-dominant Latinos in the United States. SABEResPODER's multi-media platform reaches over seven million consumers every year across the United States.

It is important to differentiate companies that are truly making a difference. For SABEResPODER, becoming a B Corp was a formal acknowledgment of our commitment to the community we serve, our team members, shareholders, and the environment. It was another great step we took to ensure that our values and commitments were further engrained in our company's DNA.

The Change We Seek®

SABEResPODER's mission is to assist Spanish-speaking consumers so that they become more informed, confident, and active participants in American society by providing them with in-language and in-culture educational tools on needs-based topics.

• The company produces a wide assortment of online guides geared toward Spanish-speaking Latinos that help them understand the basic procedures and nuances of living in the United States of America. They cover everything from banking/accounting, medical/health insurance management, using technology, and maintaining a healthy way of life.

• In addition to its downloadable guides, SEP also produces a network of videos that are displayed at community hubs across the nation. Like its guides, these videos help Latino residents understand important decisions and teach them how to manage their life and plan for the future.

What makes us a better company?

B Impact Report

Certified since: 

October 2008
Summary:

Company Score

Median Score*

Environment

Environment

The Environment section of the Assessment evaluates a company's environmental performance through its facilities; materials, resource, and energy use; and emissions. Where applicable, it also considers a company's transportation/distribution channels and environmental impact of its supply chain. This section also measures whether a company's products or services are designed to solve an environmental issue, including products that aid in the provision of renewable energy, conserve resources, reduce waste, promote land/wildlife conservation, prevent toxic/hazardous substance or pollution, or educate, measure, or consult to solve environmental problems.

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7
Workers

Workers

The Worker section of the survey assesses the company's relationship with its workforce. This section measures how the company treats its workers through compensation, benefits, training, and ownership opportunities provided to workers. It also focuses on the overall work environment within the company through management/worker communication, job flexibility and corporate culture, and worker health and safety practices.

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18
Customers

Customers

The Customers section of the Assessment measures the impact a company has on its customers. The section focuses on whether a company sells products or services that promote public benefit, and if those products/services are targeted towards serving underserved populations. Questions in this section will measure whether a company's product or service is designed to solve a social or environmental issue (e.g. improves health, preserves environment or creates economic opportunity to individuals or communities, promotes the arts/sciences, or increases the flow of capital to purpose-driven enterprises).

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N/A
Community

Community

The Community section of the survey assesses a company's impact on its community. The Community section evaluates a company's supplier relations, diversity, and involvement in the local community. The section also measures the company's practices and policies around community service and charitable giving. In addition, this section includes if a company's product or service is designed to solve a social issue, including access to basic services, health, education, economic opportunity, arts, and increasing the flow of capital to purpose-driven enterprises.

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17
Governance

Governance

The Governance section of the Assessment evaluates a company's accountability and transparency. The section focuses on the company's mission, stakeholder engagement, and overall transparency of the company's practices and policies.

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Overall B Score
152
55

80 out of 200 is eligible for certification

*Of all businesses that have completed the B Impact Assessment

*Median scores will not add up to overall

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Company Highlights: 

Environment: annual increase in percentage use of renewable energy

Employees: >70% healthcare premiums paid for employees and their families, >5% of profits shared with employees

Community: >60% expenditures go towards local suppliers, active effort to recruit majority women or ethnic minority owned suppliers, >25% suppliers located in low income communities, >10% of profits to charity

Consumers: Provides educational programming and literature for Spanish-dominant Latino immigrants

Miscellany: 

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