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Big News! Mangrove and Manoverboard Join Forces

1 + 1 = 3

January 18, 2023

Mangrove is starting 2023 with a bang! We are excited to announce that we have formalized an already strong and active partnership with Manoverboard, a fellow B Corp creative agency based in Canada. On January 16, 2023, Mangrove acquired Manoverboard via an equitable and collaborative negotiation that reflects the mutual respect that our two agencies have for one another.

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Addressing White Supremacy Culture with Hella Social Impact

Not Just Another DEI Workshop

June 30, 2022

pictured above, from left to right: The Hella Social Impact Team: Edita Rodriguez, Lynn Johnson, Stefania Pomponi, and Ashley Keeler…
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Mangrove Web Development’s 2021 Annual Report

What we've accomplished in 2021 and where we're headed

June 9, 2022

As a diverse, female-owned, and certified B Corp web development company, we operate our business based on our values. We’re…
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We’re Supporting Purpose-Driven Organizations this Holiday Season

How and why we pay it forward

December 14, 2021

Each year, Mangrove commits a portion of our time and money to a range of nonprofits that align with our team’s ethos and vision. From pro-bono projects to volunteer hours and financial contributions, we believe in doing what we can to support organizations that make our world a better place.

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Our Agency’s Web Development Process Overview

What it’s like to be our client

December 2, 2021

Welcome to your custom website development experience. We’ve outlined our process and workflow to give you an idea of what it’s like to engage Mangrove as a client.

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Why Our Team Offers Summer Hours

We're taking Fridays off this summer!

June 3, 2021

We want to encourage our team members to take a break, spend time with their loved ones, and practice self-care by spending time away from the screen. As a company that strives to put its people first, we feel it’s our responsibility to create this space for our team members to care for themselves as they see fit.

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Mangrove Web Development’s 2020 Annual Report

Despite the rough seas of 2020, we stayed on course with our B Corp commitments and remained anchored to our purpose-driven approach.

May 1, 2021

We are pleased to share that we’ve published our 2020 Annual Report. As we reflect on last year, it’s clear how our values-driven approach to work and work-life made the difference between success and mere survival in a year of “unprecedented” everything. With confidence in our team and our mission, we’ve moved into 2021 with curiosity, resilience and even hope.

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Mangrove Web Development’s 2019 Annual Report

Our Annual Benefit Report

April 3, 2020

We are happy to share that our 2019 Annual Report has been published (just a hair past our goal date of March! We’re giving ourselves this win, in light of the whole global pandemic thing.) This report documents our successes in 2019, serves as our annual benefit report for the year, and outlines areas where Mangrove can grow even stronger in 2020.
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Mangrove Web Development’s B Corp Holiday Gift Guide

10 Conscious Companies We Love

December 12, 2019

Holiday shopping is even more fun when you know you’re supporting companies that use business as a force for good. We’ve rounded up 10 of our favorite B Corps that sell great products and have solid values. Read on to find gift ideas for everyone on your list.

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What Our Web Agency Learned during B Corp Recertification

The BIA 3 years later...

November 8, 2019

We became a B Corp on November 9, 2016. In addition to earning our B Corp status, which was certainly cause to celebrate, it was my sister’s birthday (fun!) ….and, also the day Trump was elected (not fun, not fun at all). It was a day of extremely mixed emotions.

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How Our Web Development Agency Gives Back

Our (updated) Philanthropic Commitment

October 25, 2019

Over the years, our team has thought in depth about how we can make the greatest impact with our philanthropic dollars. We at various points considered participating in fantastic 1% for the Planet program, but ultimately decided its focus wasn’t broad enough for us. So, we decided to create our own parameters.

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3 Key Takeaways from BLD Mountain West

Our Key Takeaways from a B Corp Leadership Conference

August 29, 2019

Last month, one of our content creators, Kelsey, attended the BLD Mountain West event in Denver, CO. Being new to the B Corp world, the event offered the perfect opportunity for her to network and learn alongside B Corp leaders and business execs who are in the process of becoming certified.

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Mangrove Web Development’s 2018 Annual Report

What We’ve Accomplished and Where We’re Headed

July 30, 2019

Our 2018 Annual Report has been released! While the process of creating an annual report is intensive, it's pretty rewarding to document successes from the previous year and set clear goals for the future.
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Our Agency Turns 10!

Looking back at the past decade of Mangrove

June 18, 2019

As we wrapped up the month of May at Mangrove, I felt that it wouldn’t be right to pass by our 10 year Mangrove anniversary without taking a moment to celebrate it. My mom might be the only one who reads this entire post, but this exercise in its own right is an important one. It’s always good to make time to celebrate the wins, look ahead, and recommit to where we’re going. Over the last decade, I have been lucky to work with an amazing team, and with many clients that continue to fulfill my original vision of creating websites for good people doing great work. Here’s a peek into the history that made us who we are today.

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Tahoe’s B Corps Commit to a Higher Standard

Mangrove featured in Tahoe Quarterly

June 10, 2018

Five companies in Tahoe and Truckee have taken their social and environmental commitment to a new level by formalizing it as part of their corporate structure. Mangrove Web Development, bigtruck, Environmental Incentives, Eagle Protect PBC and the Law Office of Lara Pearson joined the B Corp movement built on the belief that businesses should be a force for good.

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Top 4 Takeaways from the B Corp BLD

Participating in the Bay Area Leadership Development Event

May 18, 2017

Maiya and Marie attended their first B Corp Leadership Development, or BLD, at the David Brower Center in Berkeley, California. The gathering brought together more than 50 leaders in the Bay Area B Corp community to share best practices and leverage the network of over 200 B Corp Certified companies. With discussion topics in the form of Open Cafes, B Corps discussed building B2B relationships, collaborative marketing efforts, and participants presented environmentally and socially responsible products made by fellow B Corps. Here are some great takeaways from our first BLD.

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It’s Official – Our Web Development Agency earned Certified B Corp Status!

What this means for how we do business

December 8, 2016

Last month we shared that we applied to become a B Corp. Our certification is now complete and we are thrilled to join the 1,800-plus global companies that use their B Corp status as a way of doing social and environmental good.

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Our Web Development Agency is becoming a B Corp!

here’s why

August 31, 2016

Mangrove Web is in the process of becoming a B Corporation, also known as a certified B Corp. We are feeling pretty pumped about it. Once we’re certified, our B Corp status will help further solidify our commitment that as a for-profit tech company, we can do a lot of good.

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Our Web Development Agency is Going Remote

Why our web agency team works independently

June 29, 2016

Mangrove is made up of people who love to work hard. We also love our ability to work remotely and independently, which affords us the freedom to travel, live in interesting places, and work on the schedules that best support our lives.

Some might see the distances that separate us as a tough challenge to overcome. But our geographically diverse team is actually something we consider a strength.

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