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Giving Back: Introducing the Front Foundation

At Front, we recognize that actions can speak louder than words. That’s why we try to live out our team values in everything we do — in the product we’re building, in our conversations with customers,...


Making giving back a core part of your business

Since our inception 21 years ago, Dayspring Technologies has had at its core a commitment to give back to the community. This has taken various forms, from a youth training program to setting up a low...


Nextep Enriched by Giving Back

Nextep has always been active in giving back. From preparing dinners for families at the local Ronald McDonald House to participating in charitable events and volunteering, we and our people have long...


How Pledge 1% member Concenter Services gives back

Dallas, Texas based Concenter Services has been a Salesforce partner for nine years, offering customizable CRM solutions and ongoing support to the Financial Services industry. This year, Concenter Se...


Small acts of kindness quickly add up

Every year at 97th Floor, we set out to show the world how quickly kindness can grow. What Does Twenty Dollars Mean For many people, twenty dollars isn’t a lot of money. In a world of debit cards and ...


How Arizona State University Gives Back

One of Arizona State University’s goals is to enhance our local impact and social embeddedness. The University Technology Office (UTO) at ASU embraces its role as both an enabler and catalyst for adva...


Where to Start with Social Impact: Send a Signal

By Erin Baudo Felter, Executive Director, Okta for Good At Okta’s first office, our co-founders Todd McKinnon and Frederic Kerrest had a poster above their desks with former Southwest Airlines CEO Her...


Classy, Pledge 1%, and The Sheridan Story

In October 2018, Classy, a social enterprise that creates world-class online fundraising software for nonprofits, reached the incredible milestone of $1 billion raised on the platform by organizations...


Crunchbase joins the Pledge 1% movement

Crunchbase’s mission is to help innovators discover opportunities. Whether you’re an entrepreneur looking for funding, a sales person looking for buyers, or you’re just trying to stay on top of the la...


The Power of Team Work

We at Appluent feel very fortunate to be growing our company together as a team and understand that we’ve all had help getting this far in our own personal situations. Paying it forward is a philosoph...


What Inspires COI Energy Services to Give Back

SaLisa Berrien, Founder and CEO of COI Energy Services, has over 25 years of experience in the electric power and smart grid space. From working in vertically integrated utilities (PP&L and PECO Energ...


The Values Behind “Unstuck Tuesdays”

Launching a startup is exciting, but it can also be an expensive and difficult environment to navigate. Stuck in the Sand’s mission is to give entrepreneurs a foundation, as well as easy access to too...


My Personal Journey to Joining Pledge 1%

In January 2017, I chose to let the shit hit the fan in my life. I had a clean slate ahead, in other words; I was starting from scratch at the age of 33. As an engineer with a Masters in Actuarial Sci...


Leveraging Your Product to Do Good

VideoOculograph is the first intelligent portable device on base of computer vision and machine learning for high reliable health diagnostics (vision pathologies, neurological disorders, inner ear ill...


Horizon Pharma’s Pledge 1% Commitment

At Horizon, giving back in personal ways is central to its culture. Joining the Pledge 1% community in 2018 served as a way to extend that ethos by formalizing actionable goals that will help maximize...


Strillobyte Pledges Time to TEDxLondon

At Strillobyte, we strongly believe that businesses, no matter the size, have a responsibility to improve the world we are living in. A ‘giving back’ business culture is fundamental to us to fulfil ou...


How Our Values Drive Our Giving

Everyday in Nigeria, over 500 babies die within the first month of birth. We’ve got GRIT at Mumspring. We do what it takes. Our corporate citizenship committee realized that to really move the needle ...

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