Atmoterra joined the 1 % For the Planet, which means that we pledge to donate at least one percent ( 1%) of our annual revenues to non-profit organizations with an action for environmental protection.
1% For The Planet is an alliance of businesses like Atmoterra that understand the necessity of protecting the natural environment. We believe that our business and activities are responsible for positive change and that by working together we can leave our planet better than we found it…
What is 1% For The Planet?
One Percent for the Planet is an international organisation whose members contribute at least one percent of their annual sales to environmental causes. Their mission is to « build, support and activate an alliance of businesses financially committed to creating a healthy planet. » One Percent for the Planet members assist non-profit organisations that protect land, forests, rivers, oceans and also encourage sustainable methods of energy production.
What does being a member of 1% For The Planet really mean?
Corporate membership with 1% for the Planet means a company pledges to donate 1% of gross annual income to non-profit organizations with a focus on environmental causes and a successful track record. Over 1,450 companies world-wide, including Atmoterra or Patagonia, have become members of 1% for the Planet, forming a veritable alliance of companies financially committed to creating a healthy and better planet.
1% might not be much but ….. considering the growing number of 1,400 companies in 50 countries, giving 1% of their income to non profit organization,…. it is really a big deal!
Find out more on their website: http://onepercentfortheplanet.org/