San Francisco, California, April 22, 2021 ("Earth Day")– BUNNYMONEY, Inc. ("bunny.money") joined 1% for the Planet, pledging to donate 1% of revenues to support nonprofit organizations focused on the environment.
“As we open our service to the public, we are thrilled to announce our commitment right from the beginning to support the environment with our pledge to 1% for the Planet. We are a mission driven company and impacting the world we live in is at the center of our vision”, says Cyril Goust, co-founder of bunny.money.
"Currently, only 3% of total philanthropy goes to the environment and, only 5% of that comes from businesses. The planet needs bigger support than this, and our growing network of business members is doing its valuable part to increase giving and support on-the-ground outcomes. We're excited to welcome bunny.money to our global movement", says Kate Williams, CEO of 1% for the Planet.
By contributing 1% of their annual sales, thousands of 1% for the Planet members have raised over $280 million to support approved environmental nonprofits around the globe. Nonprofits are approved based on referrals, track record and environmental focus. Thousands of nonprofits worldwide are currently approved.
bunny.money is a US Public Benefit corporation that offers financial services to citizens and nonprofit organizations who want to create a better tomorrow. Our vision is to bring wealth & philanthropy to everyone.
Our save for good® approach makes it easy for individuals to save & donate based on their financial wellness & willingness to give. In turn, Nonprofits engage with their members, volunteers & supporters to fundraise with no fee.
Founded in 2018 by Cyril Goust, Fabien Lamaison & Thomas Ramé, bunny.money is incubated at Le Village by CA (Crédit Agricole) in Nantes, France & at Silicon Fintech Bay (Fintech Consortium) in Redwood City, California.
About 1% for the Planet:
1% for the Planet is a global organization that exists to ensure our planet and future generations thrive. We inspire businesses and individuals to support environmental nonprofits through membership and everyday actions. We make environmental giving easy and effective through partnership advising, impact storytelling and third-party certification.
Started in 2002 by Yvon Chouinard, founder of Patagonia, and Craig Mathews, founder of Blue Ribbon Flies, our members have given more than $280 million to our approved nonprofit partners to date. Today, 1% for the Planet’s global network consists of thousands of businesses, individuals and environmental nonprofits working toward a better future for all.
Look for our logo to purchase for the planet and learn more at onepercentfortheplanet.org.
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