Inspired by one of his former clients, Hughes & Co. will employ a unique model of integrated philanthropy, one designed to grow with the company. Starting from day one of Hughes & Co. we want to give back to our community.
1% Equity: Using one percent of Hughes & Co. profit to offer grants and monetary assistance to those in need, especially to support youth and outdoor programs.
1% Time: Finding meaningful activities for Hughes & Co. employees to use their paid days off a year devoted to volunteerism, and promoting a culture of caring.
1% Product: To be the sounding board and General Contractor free of charge to nonprofits, such as churches, helping them to grow and achieve goals.
Hughes & Co. team members worked at Epiphany Center to replace the tiered garden beds with brand new supplies. This space is utilized by clients year-round for gardening and the deterioration of the tiered beds had limited this activity.
We were happy to contribute to the garden and give it some love!
Hughes & Co. Partnered with HandsOnBayArea to help our local community. Both events took place at the Janet Pomeroy Center, San Francisco, benefiting the physically disabled of all ages.
Half the company volunteered on Thursday to build a ADA garden bed for persons in wheelchairs are easily able to roll up to, garden, and dig in the dirt!
The group got to act as "scientists" in the Mystery Week activity. The game was "Back to the Future" themed and participants had to take the Plutonium away from the scientists so they could power up the Delorean and travel back in time to get the Pomeroy Book of Secrets.