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Qalaxia at Sunday Friends

Sunday Friends, A Working Alternative to Charity, is a 501(c)(3) non-profit community service organization serving families in the San Francisco Bay Area. Sunday Friends meets on Sundays at three diff...


Join RFPIO in the Give Back to School Campaign

Originally posted on the RFPIO blog. It’s back to school time, so the RFPIO team is giving back to our educational community. For our Q3 philanthropy mission, we’re partnering up with a local school i...


ALM Works Joins Pledge 1% Movement

By Igor Sereda. Originally published on the ALM Works blog. Today, we are pleased to announce that ALM Works has joined the Pledge 1%, a global movement creating new normal where companies of all size...


Humach CEO To Participate In “Over The Edge” Event

Originally posted on PR Newswire. DALLAS, Aug. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Tim Houlne, CEO of leading business process and technology outsourcer Humach, will be participating in the upcoming Over the Edge ...


Enabling charities to reap the beneFIts of BDD

Hindsight Software is proud to have joined the corporate philanthropy movement Pledge 1% and we have pledged FREE licenses of our hero tool Behave Pro to charities. Behave Pro is already helping hundr...


Financial Literacy Partnership with UrbanX

The below letter was originally published on the Rapunzl Investments blog. Greetings, I am pleased to announce the launch of Rapunzl Cares – a social outreach initiative dedicated to promoting financi...


At SUBTA, Doing Good Starts at Day One

A company is much more than its product. Take GlobeIn, for example, a subscription company that delivers “a fresh collection of useful and enthralling [artisan] items from around the world” straight t...


To attract millennials, companies must give back

By Olive Keogh. Originally published in The Irish Times. When it comes to their careers, most millennials (roughly those born between 1980 and 2000) are not driven by money. They are natural job hoppe...


Ostendio Supports Local Community by Joining Pledge 1%

Ostendio has joined the Pledge 1% movement, a national philanthropic organization encouraging companies to give 1 percent of their equity, employee time and products to good causes. Ostendio has commi...


DocuSign Recognized with the Pledge 1% Impact Award

Pledge 1% is thrilled to partner with Bessemer Venture Partners, Forbes and Salesforce Ventures for their Cloud 100 event, which honors the top 100 private cloud companies in the world. Cloud 100 Pled...


10 million in 10 years

By Mark Reading. Originally published on the Atlassian blog. When I joined Atlassian as the Head of Foundation last December I knew I was becoming part of something very special. Atlassian’s 5 values ...


There’s a better way to build your startup

By Ron Miller. Originally published in TechCrunch. If a startup founder could peer 8 years into the future and see a company that has become the symbol for disruptive culture, one that has raised over...


Pledge 1% Member Profile: Savvy Hires

Hiring is hard. We make it easier. Savvy Hires is a consulting and workforce development firm that helps companies develop Strategic Internship and onboarding programs for pipeline development. 80% of...


Cleaning Up Stuttgart’s Forest Trails

By Laura Anderson, originally published on the K15t Sotfware blog. Trash belongs in garbage bins – a statement we probably all agree on. Sadly, beautiful places, such as forest trails, meant for every...


Pledge 1% Boston Member Spotlight: Door of Clubs

By Dan McConvey, Development and Partnerships Associate, The Boston Foundation. Originally shared on The Boston Foundation’s blog. Pranam Lipinski was born and raised in the Berkshires of Western Mass...


3 Reasons Every Business Should Prioritize Giving Back

By Anna Hendry, originally posted on Inside the Salesforce Ecosystem. “The business of business is improving the state of the world.” These words from CEO Marc Benioff serve as the guiding principle f...


Five Organizations Who Are Redefining Philanthropy

By Robert Reiss. Originally published on We recently entered the 4th phase of the corporation. First, in the 1920s Alfred Sloan created the concept of the corporation with General Motors; ...


Data Philanthropy – How John Snow Labs Pledges 1%

An interview with Ida Lucente of John Snow Labs. Data is a commodity. The data collected by pharmaceutical companies from drug testing, retailers from shoppers, telephone carriers from mobile devices ...

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