1% Employee

1 Percent Employee Badge

What is a 1% Employee? 

A 1% Employee is an individual that has agreed to reduce a portion of his/her income to benefit worthy charities. Generally employees are encouraged to donate at least 1% of their income, but many decide to give even more. 

What makes 1% Employees so special is their knowledge and ability to apply the
concepts of effective altruism to single out and support some of the world's most effective non-profit programs. Because of this knowledge, employees are able to strategically invest their contributions into programs that have developed a track-record of evidence based impact. 

Here are a few examples of what employees can achieve through some of these high impact programs:

  • Save A Life - $100 buys 18 long-lasting insecticidal nets
  • Fight Poverty - $100 provides 33 people with clean water for one year and 166 children with deworm vaccines
  • Save A Soul - $100 means 243 indications for Christ

If you see someone with the 1% Employee logo be sure to open a conversation with them to learn about the impact they are making with their donation!

1 Percent Employee

Want to become a member of the 1% crowd?

If you are interested in learning more about how you can become a 1% Employee by encouraging your employer to adopt this program - please feel free to contact us and we will help you get started! 

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