Andrew Hewitt, 34, is the founder of the GameChangers 500 list, which profiles the world’s top purpose-driven organizations using business as a force for good.

Andrew Hewitt, 34, is the founder of the GameChangers 500 list, which profiles the world’s top purpose-driven organizations using business as a force for good. Photo by Jamie Scott Lytle.

91%

of global consumers would switch brands if a different brand of similar price and quality supported a good cause

83%

of millennials surveyed believe business should be in involved in social issues

70%

of people consider social and environmental impact when deciding where to work

Sources: Cone Communications / Echo Global Csr Study 2013; Net Impact, What Workers Want 2012; Raj Sisodia, Firms Of Endearment, 2014; Cone Communications Social Impact Study 2013

— A walk through the shared offices of local startups should be sufficient proof that “for-benefit” companies are a particular favorite of millennial entrepreneurs...

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