Graduation Alliance, Inc.

Certified B Corporation
Headquarters

Utah, United States

Certified Since

March 2021

Sector

Service with Minor Environmental Footprint

Operates In

United States

Graduation Alliance helps individuals reach their educational and career goals, by providing schools and communities with supplemental support, and academic resources. The professionals at Graduation Alliance are re-engagement experts. Partnering with school districts, local governments, workforce development boards, community colleges, and universities, Graduation Alliance offers highly effective outreach strategies, workforce training programs, and alternative curriculum delivery options. With nearly fifteen years of implementation success, rooted in hard data, and garnered from more than one-million student interventions, Graduation Alliance is at the forefront of supplementary educational support.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, Graduation Alliance, Inc. earned an overall score of 98.2. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
98.2
98.2 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 12.0

The Governance Impact Area evaluates a company's overall mission, engagement around its social and environmental impact, ethics, and transparency. This section also evaluates the ability of a company to protect their mission and formally consider stakeholders in decision making through their corporate structure (e.g. benefit corporation) or corporate governing documents.

Mission & Engagement5.0
Ethics & Transparency4.4
+ Mission Locked2.5

What is this? A company with an Impact Business Model is intentionally designed to create a specific positive outcome for one of its stakeholders - such as workers, community, environment, or customers.


Workers 14.4

The Workers Impact Area evaluates a company's contributions to its employees' financial security, health and safety, wellness, career development, as well as overall engagement and satisfaction. In addition, this section recognizes business models designed to benefit workers, such as companies that are at least 40% owned by non-executive employees and those that have workforce development programs to support individuals with barriers to employment.

Financial Security5.2
Health, Wellness, & Safety2.3
Career Development3.4
Engagement & Satisfaction3.4

Community 15.7

The Community Impact Area evaluates a company's engagement with and impact on the communities in which it operates, hires from, and sources from. Topics include diversity, equity, and inclusion; economic impact; civic engagement; charitable giving; and supply chain management. In addition, this section recognizes business models that are designed to address specific community-oriented problems, such as poverty alleviation through fair trade sourcing or distribution via microenterprises, producer cooperative models, locally focused economic development, and formal charitable giving commitments.

Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion6.4
Economic Impact4.0
Civic Engagement & Giving2.9
Supply Chain Management0.7

Environment 7.1

The Environment Impact Area evaluates a company's overall environmental management practices as well as its impact on the air, climate, water, land, and biodiversity. This includes the direct impact of a company's operations and, when applicable, its supply chain and distribution channels. This section also recognizes companies with environmentally innovative production processes and those that sell products or services that have a positive environmental impact. Some examples might include products and services that create renewable energy, reduce consumption or waste, conserve land or wildlife, provide less toxic alternatives to the market, or educate people about environmental problems.

Environmental Management3.1
Air & Climate0.9
Water0.3
Land & Life2.7

Customers 48.8

The Customers Impact Area evaluates a company's stewardship of its customers through the quality of its products and services, ethical marketing, data privacy and security, and feedback channels. In addition, this section recognizes products or services that are designed to address a particular social problem for or through its customers, such as health or educational products, arts and media products, serving underserved customers or clients, and services that improve the social impact of other businesses or organizations.

Customer Stewardship3.4
+ Business Model and Engagement22.3
+ Quality and Continuous Improvement9.2
+ Educational Outcomes10.6
+ Privacy and Consumer Protection3.2

What is this? A company with an Impact Business Model is intentionally designed to create a specific positive outcome for one of its stakeholders - such as workers, community, environment, or customers.



Previous Overall B Impact Scores

2021 Overall B Impact Score98.2

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