Release Date: 27 May 2021
SequoiaCX Joins 1% for the Planet, Committing 1% of Annual Sales To Environmental Causes
Growth agency, SequoiaCX extends commitment to environmental sustainability and a better future
YUCAIPA, CA — May 27, 2021 — SequoiaCX, a growth agency focused on customer experience and generating sustainable business growth, has joined 1% for the Planet—committing to donate 1% of annual sales towards environmental causes. 1% for the Planet is a champion of environmental awareness and sustainability efforts, helping brands and businesses give back to environmental health through a global network of nonprofits.
Founded in 2020—SequoiaCX is changing the agency model by bringing environmental awareness and purpose-driven marketing to the forefront of business growth. SequoiaCX’s founders believe that business is one of the most viable vehicles for meaningful social change and that industry has a vested interest in sustainability efforts.
SequoiaCX helps SaaS, MedTech, and B2B organizations grow through streamlined customer operations and delivering digital experiences that promote meaningful relationships at scale. SequoiaCX’s partnership with 1% for the Planet is another exciting step in the brand’s mission to support long-term sustainability and growth in both business AND the environment.
“SequoiaCX is incredibly excited to join the 1% for the Planet community as a business partner. We believe that the world is a healthier and more inspiring place when wild spaces roam free and people are united in the cause to see them flourish,” says Travis Haninger, Cofounder of SequoiaCX.
“We can no longer deny the impacts of industry and human development on our ecosystem. Thanks to organizations like 1% for the Planet, there is a growing awareness and movement for businesses—large and small—to do their part in protecting our environment.”
SequoiaCX is inspired by other brands that have already committed to sustainability efforts and giving back to the environment through internal operations efficiencies, charitable donations, and volunteer efforts.
SequoiaCX looks forward to joining in this mission and continuing to learn and improve the relationship between business and the environment.
“Currently, only 3% of total philanthropy goes to the environment and only 5% of that comes from businesses. The planet needs bigger support than this, and our growing network of business members is doing its valuable part to increase giving and support on-the-ground outcomes. We’re excited to welcome SequoiaCX to our global movement,” says Kate Williams, CEO of 1% for the Planet.
By contributing 1% of annual sales, 1% for the Planet member brands (approximately 5,800) from over 90 countries have raised over $295 million to support approved environmental nonprofits around the globe. 1% for the Planet’s nonprofit partners are approved based on referrals, track records and environmental focus. Thousands of nonprofit organizations worldwide are currently approved.
SequoiaCX is a growth agency helping SaaS, MedTech, & B2B organizations grow—through meaningful customer relationships at scale. SequoiaCX focuses on Customer Experience (CX), helping their clients streamline customer operations, deploy digital strategies, and prepare for the challenges associated with rapid growth.
Founded in 2020, SequoiaCX is committed to nurturing the relationship between people and technology to support sustainable environments in business AND the environment.
About 1% for the Planet
1% for the Planet is a global organization that exists to ensure our planet and future generations thrive. They inspire businesses and individuals to support environmental nonprofits through membership and everyday actions. They make environmental giving easy and effective through partnership advising, impact storytelling and third-party certification.
Started in 2002 by Yvon Chouinard, founder of Patagonia, and Craig Mathews, founder of Blue Ribbon Flies, members have given more than $280 million to their approved nonprofit partners to date. Today, 1% for the Planet’s global network consists of thousands of businesses, individuals and environmental nonprofits working toward a better future for all.
Look for our logo to purchase for the planet and learn more at onepercentfortheplanet.org.
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