The Black Sheep Agency

A cause driven creative brand strategy agency

Houston, Texas

United States

www.theblacksheepagency.com

About The Black Sheep Agency

The Black Sheep Agency is rallied behind a common vision: That everyone can make the world a better place by contributing to society through the work they do. It’s the agency that changes minds and accelerates impact, disrupts the status quo and lights brand conversations on fire to inspire action.

Offering brand strategy, design, digital and media relations services to cause-driven clients, Black Sheep works with organizations that are willing to integrate impact into the very fabric of their culture. Because we can all do more together.

Black Sheep believes in the impact that businesses can have on the community and the impact that the community can have on businesses. We believe in the power of both organizations and individuals to shake things up and make people notice the things that matter.

The Change We Seek®

To be the agency that changes minds and accelerates impact—the Black Sheep Agency is the only full-service brand shop in Texas that serves only cause-driven clients. The agency seeks to transform the marketplace by delivering the unexpected and inspiring businesses to balance purpose with profit.

What makes us a better company?

B Impact Report

Certified since: 

May 2016
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.

30
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
89
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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