Giving

We believe companies should be more than just profit generating machines. We hope to benefit others by donating a portion of our monthly proceeds to charity doing outstanding work.

To date, we've donated a total of $67,350.

2017

recurring

Django Girls

$250/month

Django Girls is a non-profit organization that empowers and helps women to organize free, one-day programming workshops by providing tools, resources and support.

Visit Django Girls

Februrary, March, April

Let's Encrypt

$2999

Let's Encrypt is a free, automated, and open certificate authority brought to you by the non-profit Internet Security Research Group (ISRG).

Visit Let's Encrypt

January

Teach for America

$1000

TFA is a national corps of leaders who commit to teaching in low-income schools and work to increase their students' opportunities in life.

Visit Teach for America

2016

recurring

Django Girls

$250/month

Django Girls is a non-profit organization that empowers and helps women to organize free, one-day programming workshops by providing tools, resources and support.

Visit Django Girls

December

Wikipedia

$1000

Wikipedia is a multilingual, web-based, free-content encyclopedia project based on an openly editable model.

Visit Wikipedia

Sept, Oct, Nov

Doctors Without Borders

$3000

An international medical humanitarian organization created by doctors and journalists in France in 1971.

Visit Doctors Without Borders

August

iCan Shine

$1000

iCan Shine provides quality learning opportunities in recreational activities for individuals with disabilities. By creating an environment where each person is empowered to maximize their individual abilities, everyone can shine!

Visit iCanShine

July

ACLU

$1000

For almost 100 years, the ACLU has worked to defend and preserve the individual rights and liberties guaranteed by the Constitution and laws of the United States. The ACLU Foundation is a 501(c) (3) nonprofit corporation. Foundation gifts fund our litigation and public education efforts.

Visit the ACLU

June

Wikipedia

$1000

Wikipedia is a multilingual, web-based, free-content encyclopedia project based on an openly editable model.

Visit Wikipedia

May

PostGres

$1000

PostgreSQL is a powerful, open source object-relational database system. Funds donated to PostgreSQL are used to sponsor general PostgreSQL efforts. These funds are managed by the Fund raising group. Donate to PostgreSQL.

Visit Postgres

April

Give Directly

$1000

GiveDirectly is a nonprofit organization currently operating in Kenya and Uganda that aims to help people living in extreme poverty by making unconditional cash transfers to them via mobile phone.

Visit Give Directly

March

Comunidad Integrada

$1000

Integrated Community (CIIC) is an educational and a human service organization dedicated to supporting immigrant families integrate to the way of life in our community by gaining greater linguistic and cultural competency. Their mission is to proactively promote and support successful integration of immigrant and local community members in Northwest Colorado through education, intercultural exchange, and collaboration to build a more united community where its members can communicate, participate and contribute.

Visit Comunidad Integrada

February

Doctors Without Borders

$1000

An international medical humanitarian organization created by doctors and journalists in France in 1971.

Visit Doctors Without Borders

January

Electronic Frontier Foundation

$1000

The Electronic Frontier Foundation is the leading nonprofit organization defending civil liberties in the digital world. Founded in 1990, EFF champions user privacy, free expression, and innovation through impact litigation, policy analysis, grassroots activism, and technology development. They work to ensure that rights and freedoms are enhanced and protected as our use of technology grows.

Visit EFF

2015

recurring

Django Girls

$250/month

Django Girls is a non-profit organization that empowers and helps women to organize free, one-day programming workshops by providing tools, resources and support.

Visit Django Girls

December

Headquarters Counseling Center Suicide Prevention Hotline

$1000

Every single day of the year, Headquarters, Inc. provides life-saving counseling for people in crisis 24 hours a day. They answer that call 25,000 times a year. Every caller needs to be heard and needs the skilled, caring help they provide.

Visit Headquarters Counseling Center Suicide Prevention Hotline

November

Surfrider Foundation

$1000

The Surfrider Foundation is a non-profit environmental organization dedicated to the protection and enjoyment of the world's oceans, waves and beaches for all.

Visit Surfrider Foundation

October

Doctors Without Borders

$1000

An international medical humanitarian organization created by doctors and journalists in France in 1971.

Visit Doctors Without Borders

September

Refugees Welcome Phase 2: International Expansion & Further Development

$1000

"Refugees Welcome" is a platform, which has been arranging private living space for refugees in shared accommodation on a nationwide basis since November 2014. This is partly through traditional shared flats or houses, but also within other forms of private lodgings such as with families or single parents – the important thing is that it involves a form of communal living with all the advantages that entails.

Visit Refugees Welcome

August

Canonical / Ubuntu

$1000

Ubuntu is an ancient African word meaning ‘humanity to others’. It also means ‘I am what I am because of who we all are’. The Ubuntu operating system brings the spirit of Ubuntu to the world of computers. Their work is driven by a belief that software should be free and accessible to all.

Visit ubuntu.com

July

Internet Archive

$1000

The Internet Archive was founded to build an Internet library. Its purposes include offering permanent access for researchers, historians, scholars, people with disabilities, and the general public to historical collections that exist in digital format.

Visit Archive.org

June

Wikipedia

$1000

Wikipedia is a multilingual, web-based, free-content encyclopedia project based on an openly editable model.

Visit Wikipedia

May

Doctors Without Borders

$1000

An international medical humanitarian organization created by doctors and journalists in France in 1971.

Visit Doctors Without Borders

April

Electronic Freedom Foundation

$1000

The Electronic Freedom Foundation (EFF) defends privacy, free speech, and consumer rights relating to the internet and digital media

Visit The Electronic Frontier Foundation

March

Django Girls

$1000

Django Girls is a non-profit organization that empowers and helps women to organize free, one-day programming workshops by providing tools, resources and support.

Visit Django Girls

February

Django Fellowship

$1200

Django Fellowship is a project where paid contractors are engaged to manage some of the administrative and community management tasks of the Django project to support rapid development of Django itself.

Visit Django Fellowship

January

World Food Programme

$1000

WFP pursues a vision of the world in which every man, woman and child has access at all times to the food needed for an active and healthy life. WFP is part of the United Nations system and is voluntarily funded.

Visit World Food Programme

2014

October - December

Doctors Without Borders

$3000

An international medical humanitarian organization created by doctors and journalists in France in 1971.

Visit Doctors Without Borders

September

World Wildlife Fund

$1000

WWF's mission is to conserve nature and reduce the most pressing threats to the diversity of life on Earth.

Visit WWF

August

Ada Initiative

$1000

The Ada Initiative supports women in open technology and culture through activities like producing codes of conduct and anti-harassment policies, advocating for gender diversity, teaching allies, and hosting conferences for women in open tech/culture.

Visit Ada Initiative

July

Ada Developers Academy

$1000

Ada Developers Academy is a year-long intensive training program for women transitioning into software development.

Visit Ada Developers Academy

June

Doctors Without Borders

$1000

An international medical humanitarian organization created by doctors and journalists in France in 1971.

Visit Doctors Without Borders

May

MEROS Academy

$1000

EROS Academy is a sixth-to-twelfth grade private school that transforms education by personalizing instruction to amplify student learning and maximize individual potential.

Visit MEROS Academy

April

Varnish

$1000

Varnish is an open source web application accelerator. You install it in front of your web application and it will speed it up significantly.

Visit Varnish

March

Niños del Sol

$1000

Provides fiscal sponsorship to a unique environmentally focused elementary school, Costa Verde International School, in Sayulita, Mexico.

Visit Niños del Sol

February

Debian

$1000

The Debian Project is an association of individuals who have made common cause to create a free operating system.

Visit Debian

January

Human Rights Watch

$1000

Human Rights Watch is dedicated to protecting the human rights of people around the world.

Visit Human Rights Watch

2013

December

Wikipedia

$1000

Wikipedia is a multilingual, web-based, free-content encyclopedia project based on an openly editable model.

Visit Wikipedia

November

The Girl Effect

$1000

The girl effect is a movement to help adolescent girls end poverty for themselves and the world, to get them on the global development stage, and drive massive resources to them.

Visit The Girl Effect

October

Electronic Freedom Foundation

$1000

The Electronic Freedom Foundation (EFF) defends privacy, free speech, and consumer rights relating to the internet and digital media

Visit The Electronic Frontier Foundation

September

CodeClubWorld.org

$1000

(£618) CodeClubWorld.org aims to give every child in the world the chance to learn to code by providing project materials and a volunteering framework that supports the running of after-school coding clubs.

Visit CodeClubWorld.org

August

Ada Initiative

$1000

The Ada Initiative supports women in open technology and culture through activities like producing codes of conduct and anti-harassment policies, advocating for gender diversity, teaching allies, and hosting conferences for women in open tech/culture.

Visit Ada Initiative

July

IPO Lisboa

$1000

(€733) Instituto Português de Oncologia de Lisboa (IPO), is a Portuguese public institute created in 1923 and dedicated to the fight against cancer through research, teaching and public health care services.

Visit IPOL

June

OpenStreetMap Foundation

$1000

The OpenStreetMap Foundation is dedicated to encouraging the growth, development and distribution of free geospatial data and to providing geospatial data for anyone to use and share.

Visit OpenStreetMap Foundation

May

Individuell Människohjälp

$1000

(kr6600) IM is a Swedish aid organization fighting and exposing poverty and exclusion. The organization was founded in 1938 and is active in twelve countries worldwide.

Visit Individuell Människohjälp

April

Doctors Without Borders

$1000

An international medical humanitarian organization created by doctors and journalists in France in 1971.

Visit Doctors Without Borders

March

Against Malaria

$1000

AMF provides long-lasting insecticide-treated nets (for protection against malaria) in bulk to other organizations, which then distribute them in developing countries.

Visit Against Malaria

February

PyPy

$1000

PyPy is a fast, compliant alternative implementation of the Python language. Our donation goes towards the development of Python 3 support in PyPy.

Visit PyPy

January

charity: water

$1000

charity: water is a non-profit bringing clean and safe drinking water to people in developing nations.

Visit charity: water

2012

December

Internet Archive

$1000

The Internet Archive was founded to build an Internet library. Its purposes include offering permanent access for researchers, historians, scholars, people with disabilities, and the general public to historical collections that exist in digital format.

Visit Archive.org

November

Kiva

$1000

Kiva is a non-profit organization with a mission to connect people through lending to alleviate poverty. Leveraging the internet and a worldwide network of microfinance institutions, Kiva lets individuals lend as little as $25 to help create opportunity around the world.

Visit Kiva

October

Wikipedia

$1000

Wikipedia is a multilingual, web-based, free-content encyclopedia project based on an openly editable model.

Visit Wikipedia

October

Against Malaria Foundation

$1000

AMF provides long-lasting insecticide-treated nets (for protection against malaria) in bulk to other organizations, which then distribute them in developing countries.

Visit Against Malaria

September

UNESCO

$1000

UNESCO’s mission is to contribute to the building of peace, the eradication of poverty, sustainable development and intercultural dialogue through education, the sciences, culture, communication and information.

Visit UNESCO

July

Peer-Directed Projects Center

$1000

(£630) The PDPC runs the freenode IRC network and establishes a variety of programs relating to peer-directed project communities, including the planning and organizing FOSSCON.

Visit PDPC’s page on Freenode.net

June

Colorado Red Cross

$1000

The American Red Cross, a humanitarian organization led by volunteers, provides relief to victims of disaster and helps people prevent, prepare for and respond to emergencies.

Visit Colorado Red Cross

May

Surfrider Foundation

$1000

Surfrider Foundation’s mission is the protection and enjoyment of oceans, waves and beaches through a powerful activist network.

Visit Surfrider Foundation

April

Against Malaria

$1000

AMF provides long-lasting insecticide-treated nets (for protection against malaria) in bulk to other organizations, which then distribute them in developing countries.

Visit Against Malaria

March

Doctors Without Borders

$1000

An international medical humanitarian organization created by doctors and journalists in France in 1971.

Visit Doctors Without Borders

January & February

Python Software Foundation

$2000

The mission of the Python Software Foundation is to promote, protect, and advance the Python programming language, and to support and facilitate the growth of the international community of Python programmers.

Visit the Python Software Foundation

2011

December

Wikipedia

$1000

Wikipedia is a multilingual, web-based, free-content encyclopedia project based on an openly editable model.

Visit Wikipedia

November

Sea Shepherd

$1000

Established in 1977, Sea Shepherd Conservation Society (SSCS) is an international non-profit, marine wildlife conservation organization. Our mission is to end the destruction of habitat and slaughter of wildlife in the world’s oceans in order to conserve and protect ecosystems and species.

Visit Sea Shepherd

October

Niños del Sol

$500

Provides fiscal sponsorship to a unique environmentally focused elementary school, Costa Verde International School, in Sayulita, Mexico.

Visit Niños del Sol

September

The Moyer Foundation - Camp Erin

$500

The mission of The Moyer Foundation is to empower children in distress by providing education and support - helping them to live healthy and inspired lives. The Moyer Foundation created and funds Camp Erin, the largest network of free bereavement camps in the country for children and teens who are grieving a significant loss.

Visit The Moyer Foundation

August

Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF)

$150

Defends privacy, free speech, and consumer rights relating to the internet and digital media

Visit The Electronic Frontier Foundation