It’s easy to #PledgeItForward!  Just follow the 3 steps below or refer to our toolkits page to access more logos, graphics and materials to help you encourage others to pledge 1%.

Step 1: Identify a Potential Pledge

Founders and companies—big and small—are welcome to join our community!  Here are some ideas for people you can ask:

  • Your co-founder
  • Other members of your accelerator or co-working space
  • Classmates
  • Advisors
  • Independent contractors
  • Fellow entrepreneurs
  • Clients
  • Neighbors/Family members
  • Friends

Step 2: Ask Them to Take the Pledge

Email, call, text, tweet, tag, grab a coffee – do whatever you have to do to ask your peers to join you in pledging 1%.

They can sign up at  It will only take a minute of their time, and our Pledge Success Manager will be in touch to help your new pledge get started!

Step 3: Let Us Know!

Email us or tweet using #PledgeItForward so we can thank you for recruiting a new pledge!  We are offering a variety of exciting perks to people who #PledgeItForward.  Don’t miss out on some great promotional opportunities and sweet swag!