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Getting closer to Why on #GivingTuesday

When I started my career at an early stage startup, I was taught that equity and profits were meant to be held tightly. You selectively choose where to allocate those resources – the right investor, the right advisor, the right employee, the right idea – to help progress your company, and no one got a…

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Denver AdTech Company Announces Community Grant Program

This is the first of a series of guest blog posts about the importance of giving back from Pledge 1% Member companies. As a part of the Choozle team, we make sure to act in accordance with our core values.  One of these core values is service.  The ultimate goal is to always go above and…

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Inside Sales Bootcamp Gets Acquired

Inside Sales Bootcamp acquired by Sales Bootcamp, Donates 1% of Equity to Techstars Foundation Pledge 1% Colorado announced it will distribute a generous grant to the Techstars Foundation, a program of The Community Foundation Serving Boulder County. The grant is made possible because Colorado  startup Inside Sales Bootcamp elected to share a portion of its…

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Pledge 1% Pitch Contest

Pledge 1% Colorado and the Community Foundation Boulder County are excited to announce an inaugural Pledge 1% Pitch Contest as a part of Boulder Startup Week. The Pitch Contest, through an interactive and fun event, seeks to recognize and support entrepreneurial and innovative nonprofit ideas to solve pressing problems and critical issues facing Boulder County.…

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Help us find our next Pledge 1% leader!

Pledge 1% Colorado is excited to share the position announcement for our next Director – open now! This will be a full-time role (expanded from its current half-time capacity) with a 50/50 time split between Boulder and Denver. The capacity growth is made possible by operational support from a newly formalized partnership between the Community…

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Introducing Pledge 1% Colorado

The Entrepreneurs Foundation of Colorado is rebranding to Pledge 1% Colorado to exponentially increase local startup giving. EFCO set out in 2007 to change the world by inspiring early-stage startup philanthropy. Nearly 10 years later, 100 Colorado companies have joined our network and put upwards of $5M directly into local nonprofits, along with hundreds of hours…

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