ETG has committed to donating 100 copies of each of its AppExchange products (including the implementation services necessary to use them successfully) to non-profits and charitable organizations.
ETG is also discounting its AppExchange products for these groups.
ETG Global Services, Inc. announced today 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, to improve communities around the world. ETG is joining an impressive network of entrepreneurs and companies across the globe that have committed to philanthropic efforts through the Pledge 1% movement. By donating 100 copies of each of their AppExchange products (including the implementation services necessary to use them successfully), and additionally discounting their products for Non-profits and charitable organizations, ETG Global Services, Inc. is demonstrating a commitment to philanthropic leadership.
“ETG has a long history of community involvement. When we heard about the 1% Pledge program, we knew that it was a perfect match to our philosophy.” Says Raj Pakala, Founder, and CEO of ETG Global Services, Inc. “By donating our premium products AND the time it takes to implement them properly, we feel that we’re meeting, and hopefully exceeding, the goals of this organization. We want to be role models, and we invite others to join the 1% Pledge.”
“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 ETG Global Services, Inc. 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.”
“We are incredibly excited that ETG Global Services, Inc. has taken the pledge,” said Amy Lesnick, chief executive of Pledge 1%. “ETG 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, product and 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. To learn more or to take the pledge, please visit www.pledge1percent.org.