About the Torch Awards for Ethics
Do you know what the Wisconsin Torch Awards for Ethics are all about?

The Wisconsin Torch Awards for Ethics honor businesses that meet the highest standard of ethics and trust among their employees, customers and local communities, embodying BBB's mission to advance marketplace trust.

Over the last 13 years, BBB Serving Wisconsin has awarded Torch Awards to over 100 businesses and 20 non-profits in Wisconsin for their ethical practices in the marketplace. As we continue this tradition in 2018, we encourage you to apply today - or nominate a business of your choice!


See the complete list of our 2017 Torch Awards For Ethics recipients.


Apply Online
Apply for a Torch Award or nominate a Wisconsin business on our website via our online application.

Completed applications for the 2018 Wisconsin Torch Awards for Ethics are due on March 23, 2018.

Awards Luncheon
Winners of the Torch Awards will be announced prior to the 2018 event luncheon. The luncheon takes place on May 16, 2018, at the Italian Community Center in Milwaukee.

If you're interested in learning more about applying, view our application contents, our judging criteria, and our frequently asked questions.

Or contact Jessica Boling at 414.847.6075 or email her at jboling@wisconsin.bbb.org.

"My favorite part of the process is that we used it as a comparison to best practices. I know that it increased our awareness and procedures as an ethical organization."

- Mary Starr of The Starr Group