1% For the Planet

Since its inception in 2002, the 1% FOR THE PLANET network has become one of the largest funders of environmental work around. Membership consists of more than 1,000 businesses in 37 countries, together giving over $12 million annually to almost 1,700 environmental groups worldwide. To date, 1% FTP has initiated over $42 million in environmental giving.

1ftp_fullOttawa Riverkeeper is a proud recipient of donations from the 1% FTP program. Please consider joining 1% FTP and selecting Ottawa Riverkeeper as a recipient non-profit.

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Why should a business join?

By joining 1% FTP, businesses can help drive positive environmental change, while gaining recognition for their responsibility. In addition, they can promote further action on the part of consumers, their employees and other companies. Joining also creates an opportunity to engage in a dialogue with the rest of our membership, foster new business relationships, connect with like-minded individuals and share ideas and resources. Nowhere else will you find such a vast network of successful businesses across multiple industries, all working toward solving the environmental crisis through philanthropy.

Membership in 1% FTP is a clear indicator of sincere commitment to sustainability. A growing base of consumers recognize this commitment in the products they buy, the brands they support, and in their members’ use of the 1% FTP logo.