SchoolStatus will leverage 1% of employee time to improve communities in the U.S.
Ridgeland, February 20, 2020 - SchoolStatus announced today that 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, 1% of equity, 1% of profit or 1% of employee time to improve communities around the world.
SchoolStatus is joining an impressive network of entrepreneurs and companies across the globe that have committed to philanthropic efforts through the Pledge 1% movement. By pledging 1% of its employee time, SchoolStatus is demonstrating a commitment to philanthropic leadership.
SchoolStatus is the only K-12 student data analytics platform that utilizes student insights for parent communication. We focus on aggregating the data and presenting it in an easy-to-visualize, easy-to-access format so educators and administrators can focus on education.
"We are incredibly excited that SchoolStatus has taken the pledge," said Amy Lesnick, chief executive of Pledge 1%. "SchoolStatus 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.