Aloha Construction Winners of BBB Torch AWard
Majority of the business across the globe have failed to engage in ethical and professional behaviors in the course of conducting day to day activities. Across the different sectors, clients are at a receiving end since businesses have become profit oriented. For instance, increased competition has not only led to poor quality of goods and services delivery but also to the lack of customer satisfaction. Therefore, to cultivate sanity and encourage business ethics in the market, various stakeholders have come together to recognize the organizations that engage in business professionalism. One such type of the award is Better Business Bureau, which is given to businesses conducting their business ethically. The awarding of the BBB award is after considering numerous factors that do involve not only business perspective but also the contributions towards the society. As a result, the proud recipient of the 2017 Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics is Aloha Construction. The panel of judges declared Aloha Construction as the winner due to several reasons and the main one being the regular contributions it has done to the local community.
Torch Award was incepted in 1996 with the aim of honoring organizations that demonstrate social responsibility, leadership, high standards in ethics for the benefit of the consumers, best practices among other traits that aim to benefit the customer and the whole society. Aloha Construction was nominated and eventually won the BBB award due to the corporate social responsibilities it has towards the community. To demonstrate one of the many ways through which Aloha Construction engage in giving back to the society is partnering with Learning Express to facility a toy shopping spree event for all the needy families within the community. Through the charitable branch, David Farbaky Foundation the Aloha Construction has become a helping hand to the needy. Besides, the company is involved in many philanthropic activities such as the sponsoring Roselle Medinah baseball and donating money to help children with cancer. For a company to receive the BBB award the six criteria that must be meet are as follows: Leaders commit to ethical behavior, communication of ethical practice, leadership that ensures unity in the organization, organization commit to ethical employees management practices and organization commitment towards the community.