28 Aug '17, 7am

How 'Portraits For Good' Uses Art to Help Others

How 'Portraits For Good' Uses Art to Help Others

It’s refreshing when a company’s values run deeper than its desire for profit. Why Portraits For Good started “doing good” As the company’s name suggests, Portraits For Good aims to sell great art from artists. Then, the business donates 10 percent of proceeds from the sale to a charity of the buyer’s choosing. Alix Greenberg, Portraits For Good’s founder and a New York artist, started her non-profit business in December 2015. Greenberg was inspired to start Portraits For Good after pondering a simple, but important point. Artists typically support important causes, but don’t always know how to directly impact the causes that truly matter to them. The company has since partnered with several artists who create original art and limited edition prints that showcase their unique artistic style. “Since this is a fine art venture, I carefully acquire artists who have a strong a...

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