The Fehlig Group

Certified B Corporation

Maryland, United States

Certified Since

February 2022


Management consultant - for-profits


Service with Minor Environmental Footprint

Operates In

United States

The Fehlig Group is a woman-owned management consultancy that helps businesses succeed in applying their values to initiatives for a healthier planet, stronger communities and a more meaningful employee experience. For almost three decades, The Fehlig Group's “impact advisors” have guided companies in how to strategically assess, manage, and communicate their sustainable practices aka ESG – environmental, social and governance performance. Through the evolution of "corporate social responsibility" to "sustainability" to ESG, The Fehlig Group has helped companies of all sizes differentiate themselves from their competitors, and help local communities and their employees thrive. Serving clients ranging from multinational corporations to small, family-owned businesses, The Fehlig Group meets companies where they are in their current understanding and practice of ESG and sustainability. Their approach allows companies to follow their own sustainability journeys in ways that support their values, achieve business goals and meet the demands of their valued stakeholders – while increasing social impact and enhancing environmental protection.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, The Fehlig Group earned an overall score of 89.4. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
89.4 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 12.2

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 & Engagement0.7
Ethics & Transparency1.5
+ 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.

Community 44.4

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, & Inclusion16.8
Economic Impact14.0
Civic Engagement & Giving7.5
Supply Chain Management1.3

Environment 8.6

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 Management0.0
Air & Climate4.9
Land & Life0.0

Customers 24.0

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 Stewardship0.4
+ Impact Improvement23.5

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.

Previous Overall B Impact Scores

2022 Overall B Impact Score89.4

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