Member Since 2021
Alex is a founder and co-owner of HELPSY, the largest used clothing collection company in the Northeast US. HELPSY is also the only Certified B Corp in the used clothing business. He works tirelessly to curb the massive amount of textiles that are currently discarded and manage a triple bottom line. He also speaks frequently about what it means to be a B Corp and an environmentally focused business.
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Debate in the workplace is essential to collecting and considering diverse opinions, but it must be done respectfully.
Seeking capital to fund growth can come with strings attached, so it's important to ask yourself and your investors the right questions.
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In the US, more than 85% of discarded clothing goes into the trash when 95% could be reused or recycled. HELPSY is working with all stakeholders to keep clothing out of the trash including towns, businesses, landowners, schools and the fashion industry.
Social impact & nonprofit