The Offroader Supply Co.™ Announces Membership with 1% for the Planet
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The Offroader Supply Co.™ Joins 1% For The Planet
Atlanta, Georgia, October 2018 — The Offroader Supply Co.™ joined 1% for the Planet, pledging to donate a minimum of 1% of annual sales to support nonprofit organizations focused on the environment.
“We couldn’t be any more excited to join a community of like-minded individuals who share a burning desire to preserve and protect our planet for generations to come.” Said Kyle Hyman, Founder of The Offroader Supply Co.™
Members of 1% For The Planet commit to supporting approved environmental nonprofit partners by donating the equivalent of 1% of sales through a combination of monetary, in-kind, and approved advertising contributions. Nonprofits are approved based on referrals, track record and environmental focus. There are thousands of approved nonprofits worldwide.
The Offroader Supply Co.™ announces its commitment to the planet, by going above and beyond in partnering with two non-profits to provide start-to-finish funding for two, specific environmentally-focused projects.
● Clean Water Project
● California Reforestation Project
Collectively, 1% for the Planet Members have donated more than $175 million to environmental nonprofits to-date.
“We are thrilled to welcome The Offroader Supply Co.™ to our global network,” said Kate Williams, CEO of 1% for the Planet. “Currently, only 3% of total philanthropy goes to the environment and, only 3% of that comes from businesses. We need more business like The Offroader Supply Co.™ to do its valuable part to increase giving and support on the ground outcomes.”
About 1% for the Planet
1% for the Planet is a global organization that connects dollars and doers to accelerate smart environmental giving. We recognize that the current level of environmental giving – only 3% of total philanthropy – is not enough to solve the most pressing issues facing our planet.
Through our business and individual membership, 1% for the Planet inspires people to support environmental organizations through annual membership and everyday actions. We advise on giving strategies, we certify donations, and we amplify the impact of the network.
Started in 2002 by Yvon Chouinard, founder of Patagonia, and Craig Mathews, founder of Blue Ribbon Flies, our members have given more than $175 million to environmental nonprofits to date. Today, 1% for the Planet is a network of more than 1,400 member businesses, a new and expanding core of hundreds of individual members, and thousands of nonprofit partners in more than 60 countries. Look for our logo and visit www.onepercentfortheplanet.org to learn more.
About The Offroader Supply Co.™
The Offroader Supply Co.™ is a modern outdoor lifestyle brand and social enterprise offering street-to-trail gear and apparel to the modern-day, weekend warriors. The company is an active member of “1% For The Planet” and contributor to worthy causes around the globe.