social causes

Olympic Superstar Michael Phelps Won Medals in the Water. Now He's Fighting to Save It. (Video)

"We're not going to have clean water forever," said Phelps. "Being a swimmer... water is such a big part of my life. It all comes together."

Hayden Field

· 1 min read

Protect the Environment, Protect Your Business

If your company depends on abundant natural resources, supporting environmental causes is smart business -- but it's also so much more.

Leigh Perkins, Jr

· 8 min read

How Entrepreneurship Is Helping to Save Puerto Rico

After Hurricane Maria savaged Puerto Rico, a man named Jesse Levin used what he'd learned as an entrepreneur and applied it to disaster relief. And it worked.

Andy Isaacson

· 15+ min read

Entrepreneur Staff

· 5 min read

4 Reasons You Should Host a Philanthropic Event

Hosting an event for a great cause is a fantastic way to bring communities together.

Tonya Lanthier

· 5 min read

When Should Entrepreneurs Pursue a Social Good?

Business leaders should question not the need but rather the desire and ability to pursue a social good.

Peter Gasca

· 5 min read

4 Ways Your Startup Benefits by Aligning with a Cause

By developing a business model that is about making a difference as well as a profit, you'll find a deep sense of satisfaction.

Paul Polizzotto

· 4 min read

7 Steps to Up Your Corporate Social Responsibility Game

Ever hear of blood diamonds? They're one reason you should keep reading.

John Pilmer

· 5 min read

6 Secrets to Sales Success Hidden in a Girl Scout Cookie

Those little entrepreneurs have been on to something for decades. Apply these sweet lessons to your business.

Stacey Alcorn

· 4 min read

Social Enterprises Can Raise Serious Funding, If the Product Is Great

A headphones company with a cause shows that dedicating a portion of profits to charity is only part of the process.

Adam Callinan

· 5 min read

You Don't Need a Cause to Do What's Right

You can talk the talk and even walk the walk but it takes far more courage and strength to do the right thing in spite of personal risk.

Steve Tobak

· 4 min read

How One Investor Is Finding Profit in Social Change

First, his peers laughed at him. Now, they want in on supporting social entrepreneurs.

David Bank

· 6 min read