Looking for a good read today? As a Company that regularly connects with nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) to work collaboratively as a team, this article really resonated with us: NGOs partnering with business to accelerate shared value. We caught sight of this article in The Guardian’s Sustainable Business section. The story includes 3 examples of NGOs scaling their impact with companies, and Coke even got a shout out!
Here’s a quick sneak peek from the article:
Building local clusters: TechnoServe is working with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to help 50,000 farmers in Uganda and Kenya grow and sell fruit for locally-produced Coca-Cola juices. This marks the trend toward three-way shared value partnerships – NGOs, businesses, and donors – coming together to solve a social problem at scale.
Read more on The Guardian.