WealthEngine Joins the Pledge 1% Movement, Makes Commitment to Integrated Philanthropy
WealthEngine announced last week that it has joined Pledge 1%, a corporate philanthropy movement dedicated to making the community a key stakeholder in every business. Spearheaded by Atlassian, Rally, Salesforce and Tides, Pledge 1% empowers companies to donate 1% of product, 1% of equity, 1% of profit or 1% of employee time to improve communities around the world.
WealthEngine is joining an impressive network of entrepreneurs and companies across the globe that have committed to philanthropic efforts through the Pledge 1% movement. By pledging 1% of its product, WealthEngine is demonstrating a commitment to philanthropic leadership.
“WealthEngine firmly believes that when corporations and nonprofits join together, we can uplift humanity around the world,” says PV Boccasam, WealthEngine’s CEO. “For us, this ideal is central to our company’s vision as well as how we strive to do business every day.”
Comments on the News
- SALESFORCE QUOTE “Salesforce is dedicated to changing the way companies think about corporate philanthropy,” said Suzanne DiBianca, EVP of corporate relations and chief philanthropy officer, Salesforce. “Today, we’re excited that WealthEngine is joining us in giving their resources back to the community. This is another great example of the power that business has to create change in our communities.”
- Pledge 1% QUOTE: “We are incredibly excited that WealthEngine has taken the pledge,” said Amy Lesnick, chief executive of Pledge 1%. “WealthEngine can play a pivotal role in building this movement and promoting a new normal in which all companies—big and small—integrate giving back as a core value in their business.”
About Pledge 1%
Pledge 1% is an effort spearheaded by Atlassian, Rally, Salesforce and Tides to accelerate their shared vision around integrating philanthropy into businesses around the world. Pledge 1% encourages and challenges individuals and companies to pledge 1% of equity, profit, product and/or employee time for their communities, because pledging a small portion of future success can have a huge impact on tomorrow. Pledge 1% offers companies turnkey tools and best practices, making it accessible for any company to incorporate philanthropy into their business model.