Dharma Merchant Services is one of the first certified B Corporations (as of January 16, 2012, only 15 days after it came into legal effect), under the California Corporations Code, a law whose ultimate intent was designed towards freeing the directors from the sole pursuit of bottom line financial performance for shareholders. Additionally B Corporations take into consideration the greater benefit to the public combined with positive material impact on society or the environment.
They are also a Green America Green Business Leader of the Year. Their mission is to serve with integrity and provide complete transparency. Dharma Merchant Services strives to reduce their ecological footprint and to partner with sustainable business partners. Naturally you will want to get on board with this progressive company which supports businesses that are trying to make positive changes in the world.
Their proven track record shows that they provide payment processing services emphasizing their fundamental beliefs, which are fairness, respect, and compassion. Just to drive the point home, Dharma makes it a point to donate a worthy percentage of its net profits every year to worthy charities ($100,000 in 2016).
If that is not enough, their focus on their employees is remarkable, providing staff members (with two years of tenure) a stock incentive ownership program, which will reward employees upon transition of the company. In addition, all employees participate in company paid full health insurance benefits with maximum annual HSA contributions, paid commuting passes, paid gym memberships, company lunches, and generous annual bonuses.
The list goes on! They promote the non-profit organizations which they work with to their entire customer base when offering choices for annual beneficiaries; they allow their non-profit merchants to have their fee portion that