Not A Tale of Two Cities

As the president of Center City District notes, poverty is not fate. But it will remain stubborn as long as the city still lags in jobs and housing

By Paul R. Levy

The Meritocratic Class Con

The problem isn’t the 1 percent. It’s the top 10 percent. Have we forgotten what got us here?

By Ajay Raju

Are B Corps An Elite Charade For Changing The World?

In anticipation of next Thursday's Citizen event, B Lab's co-founder argues in a Forbes column for giving capitalism for good a chance

By Jay Coen Gilbert

Guest Commentary: Seeing Philly Through Detroit-Colored Glasses

A trip to the Motor City leads The Economy League’s executive director to reflect on how far Philly has come—and where we are headed

By Jeff Hornstein

Giving Well

Geneva Global, a certified B Corp, brings a business mindset to big money philanthropy to spread change around the globe

By Jill Harkins

The Beast

As noted when The Citizen first ran this story in March, La Colombe’s Todd Carmichael has become one of the nation’s most politically outspoken CEOs. See him talk about using business to change the world at a Citizen event next week

By Larry Platt

Meet the Disruptor: Gridless

The NJ-based startup makes getting power easier and greener in the areas where it matters most: disaster sites, high risk situations and, of course, food trucks

By Jill Harkins



Citizen Speaks—Business for Good

Wednesday, Jul 11, 2018
6:00 pm-8:00 pm

at FS Investment Corporation

A conversation with business leaders about doing well and doing good.