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...

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...

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. ...

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 –...

APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED TO APRIL 25th! Pledge 1% Colorado and the Community Foundation Boulder County are excited to announce year two of the Pledge 1% Pitch Contest as a part of Boulder Startup Week. The Pitch Contest, through an interactive and fun event, seeks to recognize and...

We’re excited to share the 5 finalists for our second annual non-profit pitch competition held during Boulder Startup Week! All of our applicants submitted excellent proposals on how they’re innovating towards increased impact for the communities they serve here in Boulder County. Our committee voted and...

For newcomers and natives alike, Colorado provides a unique blend of natural wonders and economic prosperity found in few other places around our country. And, as our great state continues to see an uptick in growth, there's bound to be growing pains and greater need...