Hipocampus Centros de Aprendizaje

Certified B Corporation
Headquarters

Ciudad de Mexico, Mexico

Certified Since

February 2018

Sector

Service with Significant Environmental Footprint

Operates In

Mexico

Hipocampus is a social enterprise that provides a high quality care and education service driven by the community for early childhood, at an affordable price for the majority of the population. To achieve this, they partner with large employers and offer a service aligned with your needs and those of your employees (parents). Hipocampus es una empresa social que brinda un servicio de cuidado y educación de alta calidad impulsada por la comunidad para la primera infancia, a un precio accesible para la mayoría de la población. Para lograr esto, nos aliamos con grandes empleadores y ofrecemos un servicio alineado con sus necesidades y las de sus colaboradores(padres de familia).

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, Hipocampus Centros de Aprendizaje earned an overall score of 150.2. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
150.2
150.2 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 18.7

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 & Engagement3.9
Ethics & Transparency4.7
+ Mission Locked10

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 43.7

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, & Safety3.0
Career Development2.8
Engagement & Satisfaction4.1
+ Workforce Development22.5

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.


Community 16.9

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, & Inclusion5.6
Economic Impact4.7
Civic Engagement & Giving2.1
Supply Chain Management4.4

Environment 19.7

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 Management4.1
Air & Climate0.1
Water2.2
Land & Life3.4

Customers 51.1

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 Stewardship4.5
+ Education16
+ Serving Underserved Populations (Direct)30.6

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 Score150.2
2018 Overall B Impact Score139.7

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Best for the World

Each year, B Lab releases lists honoring the top-performing Certified B Corporations overall as well as within each Impact Area.

Best For The World: Customers2019
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