Commitment to Action

Patagonia's 1% for the Planet

Commitment by

Orfalea Foundation

The Orfalea Family Foundation commits to give grants that will support 1% For The Planet in its mission to continue building an international network of companies that give at least 1% of their annual sales to environmental causes.
Main achievements to date are the creation of a CD Compilation with musicians that support the message of 1%, the creation of a video on 1% for the Planet, further development and a strategic 'hold' on initiatives related to the 1% credit card and online auction.
1% FOR THE PLANET'S IMPACT BY THE NUMBERS:
- 1,293 business members as of May 15, 2010.
- 2,078 nonprofit recipient organizations as of May 15, 2010.
- 38 countries represented in our business network.
- 17 media partners (donating $450,000 worth of ads annually).
- $15 million donated to environmental groups in 2009.

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Commitment

Patagonia's 1% for the Planet

Launched

2007

Est. Duration

3 Years

Estimated Total Value

$100,000

Region

Northern America

Countries

United States

Commitment by

Orfalea Foundation

Partner(s) of the Commitment Maker(s)

Orfalea Foundation