SONTIQ™ EMBRACES SALESFORCE.ORG PHILANTHROPY CLOUD AS EARLY ADOPTER THROUGH UNITED WAY PARTNERSHIP
Sontiq Formalizes Partnership to Further Extend Volunteer and Community Opportunities for its Employees
November 5th, 2019
Sontiq, an enterprise high-tech security and identity protection company, today announced its partnership with Salesforce.org Philanthropy Cloud through United Way of Central Maryland, providing employees with real-time access to engage in volunteer opportunities throughout their local communities.
“Giving back to our shared communities is an important Core Value here at Sontiq, and our long-standing partnership with United Way of Central Maryland has helped us to increase our philanthropy footprint,” said Angela Murphy, Chief Operating Officer of Sontiq. “United Way provides our team with many volunteer and fundraising opportunities, from supporting local schools with coat, pantry, and toy drives, to providing relief to those recovering from the impact of natural disasters. We are excited to deliver even more meaningful connections between our team and the communities in which we live and work through Salesforce Philanthropy Cloud and United Way.”
Philanthropy Cloud, an initiative spearheaded by United Way Worldwide with Salesforce.org, is the first-ever global platform connecting employees, customers, and partners with the causes that are most important to them as individuals. This digital platform unites corporate and personal social responsibility, making charitable giving more accessible, easier, and more effective.
“We’re thrilled to have Sontiq as one of our first Salesforce Philanthropy Cloud partners,” said Franklyn Baker, CEO and President of United Way of Central Maryland. “Sontiq has been dedicated to giving back in our communities, and Philanthropy Cloud will allow their employees to donate, volunteer, and advocate through an always-evolving network of opportunities.”
The Salesforce.org Philanthropy Cloud empowers organizations to:
- Drive social impact initiatives, from employee giving to volunteerism.
- Attract new talent, keep employees engaged, and build stronger customer relationships.
- Deliver volunteering and donating opportunities directly to employees based on their skills, preferences, location, and activity on the platform, using Salesforce artificial intelligence.
- Tailor future campaigns and events that are of highest interest to the company, based on the contribution preferences and important causes identified by each employee.
Sontiq’s leadership team, led by President and CEO Dale Dabbs, fosters community involvement company-wide, encouraging Sontiq team members to be active in local and national organizations and initiatives. Sontiq places a priority on philanthropic efforts at every level of the organization, providing dedicated Volunteer Time Off to every employee, company-matching for employee non-profit donations, and company-sponsored volunteer events with local community partners.
About United Way of Central Maryland
United Way of Central Maryland fights for the education, financial stability and health of every person in every community across central Maryland. By forging unlikely partnerships. By finding new solutions to old problems. By mobilizing the best resources. And by inspiring individuals to join the fight against our community’s most daunting social crises. Learn more at uwcm.org.
Salesforce.org puts the world’s best technology in the hands of nonprofits and educational institutions, so they connect their organizations and accelerate their impact. As a social enterprise, the more missions our technology supports, the more we can invest back into the community, creating an endless circle of good. Our goal is to enable each and every one of our customers, partners, grantees, and community members to create more impact in the world. Learn more at salesforce.org.
Sontiq, headquartered in Nottingham, Maryland, is a high-tech security and identity protection company arming businesses and consumers with award-winning products built to protect what matters most. Sontiq’s brands, EZShield and IdentityForce, provide a full range of identity monitoring, restoration, and response products and services that empower customers to be less vulnerable to the financial and emotional consequences of identity theft and cybercrimes. Sontiq is a portfolio company of the Wicks Group. Learn more at www.sontiq.com or engage with us on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, or YouTube.
The Wicks Group is a private investment firm based in New York City that invests in lower middle market information businesses that create and deliver niche content and services to the business, consumer and education markets. Since its founding in 1989, Wicks has invested over $1 billion of capital in more than 30 platform companies and approximately 100 add-on acquisitions. The firm has applied a consistent investment strategy since its founding, partnering with high-quality, experienced management teams to build businesses organically and through acquisitions. Learn more at www.wicksgroup.com.