Dave Bolotsky

Uncommon Goods

About His Business & Career: One of the first e-commerce companies, founded in 1999 as a way to connect artists directly with a community of buyers, Uncommon Goods is a founding B Corp that has always put social responsibility and environmental sustainability at the core of what they do.

Why He Made the Worthy 100: Through its Better to Give program, Uncommon Goods donates $1 for every purchase to its nonprofit partners, donating over $2 million to date. David Bolotsky also successfully helped advocate for raising the minimum wage and for paid family leave in New York State.

Industry: Retail

Year Founded: 1999

Headquarters: Brooklyn, N.Y.

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