The 20 Most Inspiring Companies Of 2014


Sword & Plough, working


Sword & Plough makes wearable goods out of recycled materials from the U.S. military.

Many companies make it a priority to give back to their communities, whether it's a core part of their missions or not.


This year we've seen many companies go above and beyond to protect the environment, help the less fortunate, and solve some of the world's biggest problems.

We found 20 of the most inspiring companies based on their actions for good this year. These inspiring institutions, listed alphabetically, are role models for their efforts in social responsibility.