Name: The Best Bees Company

Location: Roxbury, Massachusetts

Description: A full-service beekeeping operation, the firm’s mission is to expand the honey bee population while improving the overall health and safety of bees nationwide. The company delivers, installs and manages beehives for residences, schools and businesses. Proceeds from The Best Bees Company goes to fund its affiliated 501(c)3 non-profit research organization, The Urban Beekeeping Laboratory and Bee Sanctuary.

Impact: 30 jobs

Community Benefits: Supports environmental sustainability and conservation