When we think of our community, we picture our neighbors in Brooklyn, our inspiring artist family, our fellow B Corps partners, and, most importantly, we think of you. We wouldn’t be anywhere without our passionate and diverse community. We want to see what community means to all of you!
We're proud to support our Better to Give partners and the positive impacts they're making on the world all year long, but on December 1, 2015, we were able to step-up our giving game and donate more to help them do good.
The Steinrueck brothers’ studio is more than a woodshop. In addition to crafting their handmade wood wares in their San Francisco shop, Chris and David also teach classes to introduce others to woodworking.
Taking the leap from making for fun to making professionally is a big step. A few pieces of good advice, positive vibes, and knowledgeable role models can go along way. Even better is a lot of great advice, an atmosphere alive with positivity and encouragement, and an active community of mentors.
Over the past fifteen years, the people behind our efforts—our Brooklyn team, not-for-profit partners, and an array of independent artists and independently minded customers—have been the inspiration and can-do catalysts of our growing business. So, as we look back at 2014, we thought the best way to characterize the year is by profiling a few of the people and partners that made it one to celebrate.