London, Friday 12th February, 2016 – TFC International Ltd. announced today that through its digital rewards distribution platform, the first club™, it is honored to be among the first U.K. companies to join Pledge 1%, a corporate philanthropy movement, which launched in the U.K. this week. Founded by Atlassian, the Entrepreneurs Foundation of Colorado, Rally and Salesforce.org, Pledge 1% empowers companies to donate 1% of product, 1% of equity, 1% of profit or 1% of employee time to improve communities around the world.
the first club™, through its leadership as the first worldwide Digital Rewards Platform in the Loyalty and Employee Incentive space, is one of the first to join Pledge 1% U.K., which has more than 25 companies joining the movement at the time of launch. the first club™ is joining an impressive network of entrepreneurs and companies across the globe that have committed to philanthropic efforts through the Pledge 1% movement. By pledging 1% of its time and product, thefirstclub.com is demonstrating a commitment to philanthropic leadership that has been a commitment of its founders, Denis Huré and Jill Goldworn since inception and launch of the platform in 2009.
the first club™, a leading global Thank You Company delivers millions of compelling digital rewards branded for Clients including the latest music, movies, eMagazines, eBooks, software, apps and games for the immediate recognition of their Customers and Employees by accelerating growth of customer acquisition, engagement and retention strategies.
Comments on the News
- “Through our rewards platform, the first club™ we enable people to get the rewards they want, when they want and delivered instantly to any device. In our mission to make it possible for Clients to engage more deeply with their Customers, we are looking forward to enable our team members to also work for the cause they are interested in. We are delighted to be part of the Pledge 1% movement and to contribute to the efforts of creating social impact on a global scale,” said Denis Huré, CEO and Co-Founder of the first club™.
- “Salesforce.org is dedicated to changing the way companies think about corporate philanthropy,” said Suzanne DiBianca, president, Salesforce.org. “Today, we’re excited that the first club™ is joining us in giving their resources back to the community. This is another great example of the power that business has to effect positive change.”
- “We are thrilled that the first club™ has joined the Pledge 1% movement and is committed to sharing its success with the community,” said Scott Farquhar, co-founder and co-CEO, Atlassian. “Employees, customers, and the community all benefit when a company builds giving back into its DNA. It’s one of the best decisions we ever made.”
- “We believe Pledge 1% is a great step for businesses to become a force for good in the world,” said Ryan Martens, Board Chairman EFCO & Founder/CTO, Rally, now part of CA Technologies. “We applaud the first club™ for committing a portion of their success to their community stakeholders and social impact.”
About TFC International, Ltd.
the first club™ is a worldwide digital content distribution solution particularly dedicated to rewards as a loyalty solution where consumers can access the very latest in digital content, including over 60 million choices in music, software, PC games, mobile content, eBooks and Audio Books, and films in return for redeeming rewards instantly in multiple currencies. The solution has been specifically designed to enhance loyalty reward programs, corporate incentives and sales promotions giving unique access to the entertainment world on a global scale. TFC International, Ltd., founded in 2009, has its headquarters in the UK, with offices in the UK, France, Germany and the United States
About Pledge 1%
Pledge 1% is an effort spearheaded by Atlassian, Entrepreneurs Foundation of Colorado, Rally for Impact, Salesforce.org and Tides to accelerate their shared vision around integrating philanthropy into businesses around the world. Pledge 1% encourages and challenges individuals and companies to pledge 1% of equity, product and employee time for their communities, because pledging a small portion of future success can have a huge impact on tomorrow. Pledge 1% offers companies turnkey tools and best practices, making it accessible for any company to incorporate philanthropy into their business model. To learn more or to take the pledge, please visit www.pledge1percent.org.
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