About MG

Our Story

We’re a group of advocates, storytellers, artists, social scientists, strategists and big thinkers. We live to bring people together and to advance social justice missions. We seek systemic change. We like data. We believe in the power of creative expression. We are inspired by change agents whose work is rooted in social justice and anti-racism across issues and sectors. We are all in for impact.

Our Mission: Metropolitan Group crafts strategic and creative services to amplify the power of voice of change agents in building a just and sustainable world.

Our Vision

Metropolitan Group envisions a world with vibrant and equitable communities, well-being and safety for all, and a healthy planet for future generations.

We’re a trusted partner

  • MG is one of the earliest B Corps. As such, we meet the most rigorous international standards of social and environmental performance, workplace equity, good governance and transparency. Learn more.
  • Metropolitan Group is a GSA contractor for the U.S. government as a small business. We have a long history of working for federal agencies for multiple clients including the U.S. Forest Service, NASA, EPA, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, USAID, SAMHSA and others. Learn more.
  • We also hold a master contract with USAID’s Global Development Lab for innovative strategic projects that spark new thinking in international development. Learn more.

2020 Annual Letter to Stakeholders

As a leading B Corps, every year on our anniversary–February 14–MG provides an annual report on our civic and community engagement; our staff additions and promotions; what we are doing in service to our commitment to justice, equity, diversity and inclusion; and a summary of some of the incredible work our clients have accomplished. See this year’s report here.

The Public Will Building

Our headquarters office in Portland, Oregon—The Public Will Building—is a national historic landmark and LEED Silver designated building where we have an entire floor of community convening and collaboration space for hosting workshops, planning sessions, events and other gatherings to support community-based organizations and advance social change.

 

A few of our Clients

The Kuni Foundation
U.S. Forest Service logo

Metropolitan Group tiene una compañía hermana con sede en la Ciudad de México. Impacto Social Metropolitan Group