About goBeyondProfit

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. With 450+ companies joining to date, the initiative aims 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.

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. Join us

Features

Corporate Generosity Research Shows Georgia Businesses are Seen - And Rewarded - As More Generous Than Other States

New research into corporate generosity shows Georgia businesses are seen by working adults in the state as doing well – 10 percentage points better than other states. But the stakes are consistently higher here, too. In every age group, on every metric, Georgia adults are more likely to factor generosity into employment and purchasing preferences than the U.S. average for their age group.

goBeyondProfit: Practical Tips for Starting Your Company's Community Outreach

Frequently, business leaders reach out to the goBeyondProfit team asking for practical advice about how to begin or get better at this giving back journey we are all attempting. Georgia business leaders understand that charitable outreach offers vital benefits to the community and their business, but what are the basics to getting it right?

Rick Jackson Shares Why He Founded goBeyondProfit

Rick Jackson, the CEO and Chairman of Jackson Healthcare shares why he launched goBeyondProfit – a fully funded venture for his peers and their companies. He believes that goBeyondProfit offers a tremendous opportunity for business leaders to learn from each other and make an even bigger impact in the communities where they live, work and serve.

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Bernie Marcus: Businesses Have Done and Given A Lot, We Can’t Stop Now

There’s a word in Hebrew, tzedakah — it directly translates to righteousness, but the principle is less a moral threshold than an urgent and unequivocal call to charity.
My parents, an immigrant couple struggling to make ends meet in Newark, taught me that generosity was a universal imperative no matter ...

Georgia Business Leaders' goBeyondProfit Initiative Reaches 200-Pledge Milestone

goBeyondProfit, a first-of-its-kind, business leader initiative to encourage companies to pledge to give back, announced it has reached a key milestone of more than 200 companies pledging to contribute corporate resources to meet community needs.
After launching in December 2017, more than 200 companies across the state – ranging from ...

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Millard Choate on the goBeyondProfit Initiative

CEO of Choate Construction Millard Choate talks about the importance of investing in community needs, and why you should take the goBeyondProfit pledge to give back to your community.

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Eric Tanenblatt on the goBeyondProfit Initiative

Principal and Head of Public Policy Practice at Dentons Eric Tanenblatt talks about the business leader led initiative goBeyondProfit and taking the pledge to give back to your community.

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