1% for Planet network takes action on Australia's Bushfire crisis
1% for the Planet tackles the world's environmental crisis by inspiring businesses and individuals to support solutions in six crucial issue areas. This multi-faceted approach to climate change has already directed over $225 million to environmental nonprofit organizations around the world.
How do we do it? We advise our members on where and how to allocate their 1% commitment, based on the issues they care about most with the goal of making the most impact possible.
So when environmental crises strike, like the Australian Bushfires, our members are quick to reach out and ask for our expertise on how they can help.
We hope the work of our nonprofit partners in Australia and the enduring support of 1% for the Planet members across the globe will inspire you to take action, or better yet, make the commitment to providing prolonged support of these organizations by joining 1% for the Planet.
Approved nonprofits aiding Australian bushfire relief
We know that our members want to make the most impact possible, which is why we carefully vet all of our environmental nonprofit partners and why we have a reputation of being true experts in environmental philanthropy.
The Australian bushfires have motivated 1% for the Planet members around the world to mobilize in an effort to relieve the bushfires and prevent future environmental disasters. Here are a few of the nonprofit organizations on the ground in Australia leading the charge against the bushfires:
WIRES WILDLIFE RESCUE
AUSTRALIAN CONSERVATION FOUNDATION
FOUNDATION FOR NATIONAL PARKS AND WILDLIFE
Adventure Travel Conservation Fund
1% FOR THE PLANET
1% for the Planet members taking action
1% for the Planet business members commit to giving back 1% of their annual sales to environmental nonprofit organizations. Partnerships are often longstanding relationships of giving between businesses and organizations that align with their values.
However, in times of crisis and environmental disaster, 1% for the Planet members are quick to go the extra mile to provide relief and work toward preventing future crises. The following business members are currently supporting relief efforts in Australia:
Spell & The Gypsy
Boody Eco Wear
Pickings & Parry
Maurie & Eve
Deer Creek Cheese
What you can do
A crisis of this scale may seem insurmountable and you might not know where to begin. That’s where we come in. 1% for the Planet offers a way for everyone—everywhere, everyday— to make a positive impact on our world.
The time to act is always now. Are you with us?