De Voorhoede is a B Corp certified company. B Corp is an international quality mark for profitable companies where people and the environment are central to doing business. As an organization you go through a tough inspection in which you prove that you give these subjects a permanent place in your organization. We passed the assessment with a beautiful score of 99,4.
Making a positive impact on the web and the world
It is our mission to develop user-friendly and responsible products for the web. We invest in our team and share our knowledge and expertise with the world.
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When you take stakeholders into account, your digital product can create a positive impact on people, society and the environment.
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A digital product is accessible when it’s usable by everyone, regardless of any disability they may have. That's good for your users and your business.
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Data is the blood of digital products. We should handle that data with care by being transparent, asking for consent and using non-intrusive tracking.
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A digital product leaves a footprint in the real world. By using green infrastructure and optimising web pages you can minimise their emissions.
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Open source software powers the web. By participating in the community you can contribute back, strengthen your brand and improve your digital products.
Using artificial intelligence in digital products has both high potentials and risks. By minding data, bias, accountability and oversight you can use AI for good.
De Voorhoede, for good
Our commitment to making a positive impact goes beyond the work we do for our clients. We invest in talent development and good working conditions for our team. Every year we donate at least 2% of our net profit to a good cause. We do this through pro bono work, financial donations, donations in kind and volunteer work for carefully selected organisations. In this way we actively contribute to our mission to make a positive change in the world.
B Corp certified
Trees For All
Trees For All is planting trees again this year for all our customers and to compensate for the CO2 that we produce as De Voorhoede.
Everybody access to tech education. That is the mission of TechMeUp. We sponsor the organization with hours for their website.
Plastic Soup Surfer
Merijn Tinga, also known as the Plastic Soup Surfer, fights against plastic pollution. We support his campaigns by sponsoring his website and its maintenance.
Hogeschool van Amsterdam
At the HvA we teach lessons at the minor webdevelopment for the study Communication and Muiltimedia Design. That way we prepare the new generation developers for the future.
Check out our impact report for 2022 (pdf) to discover how we made an impact last year and get a sneak peek of our impact goals for 2023.
Up to 10% impact discount
If you commit to making an impact with your digital product, you’re eligible for our impact discount. Want to know more?