May 6th, 2021 - InitLive is excited to announce that it has earned B Corporation (B Corp) Certification, furthering its commitment to be a force for good by using the power of business to solve our most pressing global challenges. InitLive is proud to join an international network of companies that meet the highest verified standards of social and environmental performance, transparency, and accountability to all of their stakeholders.
As a technology company providing staff and volunteer management solutions to nonprofits, corporations, and the events sector, InitLive has seen firsthand how organizations can make a huge positive impact in a community and the world. InitLive began its journey to becoming a Certified B Corporation in early 2020 after being inspired by the amazing work that its customers and their volunteers do to make the world a better place.
“The B-Corp certification process gave us a clear path to follow towards continually improving our social good programs. The rigorous certification process allowed our company to further transform our programs to increase our positive impact through our corporate practices, our corporate volunteering program, and our Nonprofit solution donation program,” commented Chris Courneya CEO of InitLive.
As a Certified B Corporation, InitLive changed its articles of incorporation to consider the impact of its decisions on its workers, customers, suppliers, community, and the environment.
InitLive now joins a community of more than 3,800 Certified B Corporations in over 74 countries, across 150 industries with total combined revenue of globally is 67 billion. InitLive is proud to be part of the growing global movement that works toward reduced inequality, lower levels of poverty, a healthier environment, stronger communities, and the creation of more high-quality jobs with dignity and purpose.
B Lab is transforming the global economy to benefit all people, communities, and the planet. A leader in economic systems change, our global network creates standards, policies, and tools for business, and we certify companies—known as B Corps—who are leading the way. To date, our community includes over 3,800 B Corps in 74 countries and 150 industries, and over 100,000 companies manage their impact with the B Impact Assessment and the SDG Action Manager.
InitLive is a Certified B Corporation founded in 2013 by mother-daughter team Debbie and Melissa Pinard. InitLive is a world-class technology platform, offering operational excellence to nonprofit organizations and live event producers while empowering staff and volunteers with the tools they need to thrive. InitLive’s mission is to help recruit, organize, and connect staff and volunteers, who we believe are the foundation of every great event, initiative, and non-profit program.