"1% for the Planet connects businesses, consumers and non-profits, empowering all of us to drive big, positive change!" www.onepercentfortheplanet.org
Anne Fontaine Foundation is a nonprofit partner of 1% for the Planet, and is now eligible to receive donations from 1% for the Planet member companies.
1% for the Planet is an alliance of over 1,200 member companies in 48 countries that give one percent of their annual revenues to environmental causes. Over 3,300 non-profits worldwide eligible to receive these donations are included in the 1% network, and over $100 million have been granted.
“The intent of 1% for the Planet is to help fund these diverse environmental organizations so that collectively they can be a more powerful force in solving the world’s problems,” said Yvon Chouinard, Founder of 1% for the Planet and owner of the sustainable brand Patagonia.
By joining forces with 1% for the Planet, Anne Fontaine Foundation enters a diverse, global network of best-in-class environmental organizations.
"We are confident that this new partnership will help us pursue our current reforestation initiatives in the Brazilian Atlantic Rainforest and develop additional reforestation projects in this threatened ecosystem in the future," said Christine Dutreil, Executive Director of Anne Fontaine Foundation.
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