Both novels left a powerful impression on me with their message of the giving of one’s self to a cause and trying to do what is right.
Modeled after Marc Benioff’s 1/1/1 Salesforce Foundation, we give one percent of employee time, equity, and product to charitable causes.
Right now we are helping the Boy Scouts of America, specifically the Utah National Parks Council. In the past we’ve assisted a local college, soup kitchens, community gardens and battered women and children shelter.
That one percent isn’t a lot for us, but for others it’s everything.
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