Terra Education, Inc.

Certified B Corporation

California, United States

Certified Since

July 2011


Other personal services


Service with Minor Environmental Footprint

Operates In

United States

Terra Education offers diversified educational programs that span the world. Global Leadership Adventures (GLA) is a leading international community service summer program for high school aged students. Programs are open to students from all over the world between the ages of 14 and 18. Summer Springboard pre-college summer program to help prepare teens for college and beyond by focusing on academic and life skills that unlock human potential. Discover Corps offers all-inclusive volunteer vacation packages that combine citizen diplomacy, hands-on volunteerism, cultural connections, and engaging exploration to create an authentic and meaningful travel experience. For adults and families.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, Terra Education, Inc. earned an overall score of 98.8. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
98.8 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 19.3

Governance evaluates a company's overall mission, engagement around its social/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 & Transparency5.4
+ 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 28.0

Workers evaluates a company’s contributions to its employees’ financial security, health & safety, wellness, career development, and engagement & 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 Security8.6
Health, Wellness, & Safety9.4
Career Development3.9
Engagement & Satisfaction6.0

Community 20.7

Community evaluates a company’s engagement with and impact on the communities in which it operates, hires from, and sources from. Topics include diversity, equity & 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, & Inclusion6.7
Economic Impact5.1
Civic Engagement & Giving4.3
Supply Chain Management2.2

Environment 6.5

Environment 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 Management2.3
Air & Climate0.7
Land & Life2.7

Customers 24.1

Customers 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 & media products, serving underserved customers/clients, and services that improve the social impact of other businesses or organizations.

Customer Stewardship3.2
+ Education20.8

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

2022 Overall B Impact Score98.8
2018 Overall B Impact Score92.2
2016 Overall B Impact Score90.6
2014 Overall B Impact Score92.7
2011 Overall B Impact Score118.5

Additional Documentation

Terra Education, Inc Transparent Disclosure Report 2022.

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