We enable Columbia Road's people to do good by contributing to initiatives that are close to their hearts and minds.
Use professional skills
We pay 15€/hour on top of regular salary for employees’ free time contributions that use their professional skills.
Keep the balance
We have a 30 hours per person monthly limit on how much is supported. It's meant to protect employees from overloading themselves.
Aim for social good
Any project goes, as long as the outcome aims for social good. The work can be
This is not work
Columbia Road makes no IPR claims whatsoever regarding these contributions. In fact, we insist on employees taking their due credit for their efforts.
Tools, libraries, hobby apps & more. All kinds of GitHub projects our employees deem worthy creating or contributing to. Or some bigger projects, all supported directly by Columbia Road.
Education is the core of tomorrow's world. We want to enable our employees to make digital education even better as it is. Think user experience workshops for universities, digital design clubs for teachers or 'build your own webshop' -courses for vocational schools.
Protecting the climate is extremely important and we're dying to do something about it. We're open for all kinds of creative solutions regarding how to put our expertise into use to give back to mother nature. Any ideas?
Good Impact Program is a way for me to create what I believe should exist and help those who are making things that matter — and being rewarded for that. - Patricia Åkerman, Columbia Road
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