Celebrating Georgia Businesses That Care

With a shared belief that giving back is good for business and good for Georgia, business leaders across the state are coming together to launch the goBeyondProfit initiative to celebrate corporate generosity of all kinds. Our vision is to inspire companies of all sizes and at all stages to elevate giving back to a point it becomes the norm for all businesses in Georgia.

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Why Pledge to

Be celebrated through your company’s story of generosity on this site and in upcoming news stories.

Enjoy positive brand alignment and a third-party endorsement of your corporate efforts to give back.

Learn best practices from companies at different stages and sizes

Join at no cost to you or your company. Simply pledge and continue making a difference.

What We Pledge

The goBeyondProfit Pledge is a wide-ranging invitation to join like-minded, forward-thinking business leaders who value investing time, talent and financial resources to meet community needs.

Pledge to goBeyondProfit

  1. We will actively find ways to leverage our company’s resources to further benefit the community.
  2. We are committed to offering our employees opportunities to volunteer their time, skills and expertise to help support community needs and will encourage our employees to volunteer on their own as well.
  3. We are committed to contributing company financial resources to company initiatives supporting our communities.
  4. We will find ways to create a culture of collaboration and community engagement, volunteerism and giving back within our company.

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Hear from fellow business leaders

how going beyond profit is the best business decision.

Ambassadors

goBeyondProfit is funded by Jackson Healthcare and launched by Georgia business leaders who value giving back and agree that going beyond profit is good for business and good for Georgia.

Rick Jackson
Chairman & CEO
Jackson Healthcare
Founder, goBeyondProfit
Juanita Powell Baranco
Co-Owner
Mercedes Benz of Buckhead
Don Barden
CEO
3Ci
Frank Blake
Former Chairman & CEO
The Home Depot
Paul Bowers
Chairman, President & CEO
Georgia Power
Millard Choate
Chairman & CEO
Choate Construction
Chris Clark
President & CEO
Georgia Chamber of Commerce
Clark Dean
Senior Managing Director and Partner
Transwestern – Transaction Science
Walter M. "Sonny" Deriso, Jr.
Chairman of the Board
Atlantic Capital Bank
Sam L. Gude, III
CEO
Gude Management Group
Glen Jackson
Co-Founder
Jackson Spalding
Shane Jackson
President
Jackson Healthcare
Mary Laschinger
Chairman & CEO
Veritiv
Bernie Marcus
Co-Founder
The Home Depot
Chairman
The Marcus Foundation
Eric Tanenblatt
Global Chair, Public Policy & Regulation
Dentons

Celebrating Companies that Pledge

Every company that signs the Pledge will be recognized and have the opportunity to share their stories of caring.

Beyond Inc.

Beyond Inc. is a caused based company, that gives 50% of our profits to the Give Back Foundation. Founded in 2003, Give Back’s mission is to provide scholarships and mentoring to help students from low-income families graduate from college in four years, debt-free. To date, Give Back has prepaid close to 2,000 scholarships for students at partner colleges and universities across the country. By investing in the minds and futures of smart, capable young people, Beyond Inc. is building a well-prepared workforce and contributing to a growing economy.

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Jackson Healthcare

By investing in people’s futures, with an emphasis on the health and education of children, Jackson Healthcare Charities is making a meaningful impact, one community at a time. Efforts focused on education and youth, global outreach, inner city, local outreach, medical, medical missions and orphan/foster care.

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Everywhere Agency

Everywhere Agency is a women-owned and women-powered agency, so most of our social impact efforts focus on supporting and empowering women. We give back for a few reasons. First and foremost, we believe it is our civic duty to do so. Secondly, we have a largely millennial workforce who want to work for a purpose-driven company. Finally, we enjoy doing it. Making the community stronger uplifts spirits and brings meaning into our lives, which in turn makes for a happy workforce.

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Modo Modo Agency

When you have values you have purpose. Modo Modo Agency lives our values by reaching out to our community and giving our employees an opportunity to give back to the causes they care about by donating the services of an entire business for a day, once every quarter.

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Whether your company is big or small and no matter how you choose to give back,
we invite you to join us in a statewide pledge to goBeyondProfit

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