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Welcome to the 1% for the Planet Blog

With more than 4500 partners from 48 nations, we have a lot of stories to share! Want to get the latest on happenings in the 1% for the Planet network, connect with likeminded folks or hear more from our members, nonprofits or ambassadors? This is the place!  

Roasting Coffee, Saving Forests

Posted in High Impact Partnerships, Member Businesses, Nonprofit Partners | by Salt Spring Coffee, Tuesday, March 25th, 2014,
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Photo: Andrew Wright Forests are habitat, which means home. Home to millions of species, from grizzly bears to orangutans, tiny birds and lichen. Home to…

This isn’t your average business publication.

Posted in Media Partners | by 1% for the Planet, Thursday, March 20th, 2014,

The Challenger’s Almanac is LIVE on Kickstarter. This 1% for the Planet media partner exists to inspire, challenge, and motivate. All that they need to…

Olympic Gold Medalist Ted Ligety is Pro Snow

Posted in Nonprofit Partners | by Alliance for Climate Protection - Climate Reality Project, Wednesday, March 12th, 2014,

Olympic gold medalist Ted Ligety is pro-snow, but is Snow pro-Ted? I Am Pro Snow gets the behind-the-scenes scoop. Carbon pollution is warming winters, and as a result, our…

A Toonie to Save Killer Whales

Posted in High Impact Partnerships, Member Businesses, Nonprofit Partners | by Eagle Wing Tours, Monday, March 10th, 2014,

Imagine setting off for a whale-watching tour from Victoria, British Columbia, to explore the Salish Sea, also known as the Georgia-Puget Basin. You know you’re…

Updated Guidelines for Approving Nonprofit Partners

Posted in News | by Danny, Friday, February 28th, 2014,

We’re making some great tweaks to how we approve nonprofit partners in our network. In order to: foster greater engagement between our members and nonprofit…

How One Member can Make a Huge Difference

Posted in Nonprofit Partners | by Jon, Thursday, February 27th, 2014,

  For the last 50 years, Scenic Hudson (1% for the Planet Partner) has been protecting, preserving and restoring the Hudson River and the lands…

How Members can Easily Offset Their Climate Impact

Posted in Nonprofit Partners | by Jon, Thursday, February 27th, 2014,

Doing More Together than Alone – The Difference that 1% for the Planet Members Are Making Carbonfund.org Foundation, an approved 1% for the Planet nonprofit…

How Members Strongly Support The Conservation Alliance

Posted in Nonprofit Partners | by Jon, Thursday, February 27th, 2014,

The Conservation Alliance  Founded in 1989, The Conservation Alliance engages businesses to fund and partner with organizations that protect wild places for their habitat and…

2014′s Newest Members!

Posted in Member Businesses | by Jon, Thursday, February 27th, 2014,

There’s never a bad time to join 1% for the Planet, but starting the year with membership makes for a great resolution.  As 2014 starts…

Welcome two new 1% for the Planet Members!

Posted in Media Partners | by Danny, Wednesday, February 26th, 2014,

Wolfgang Climbing Team, ASBL Wolfgang Climbing Team is a Belgian nonprofit organization whose purpose is to promote climbing and professional athletes. For instance, they help…