Archive for June, 2005

Pledging begins

Some limited pledging going on over at Pledgebank now. One of the early pledges is set to galvanise 400 people into don...

June 8, 2005

Some limited pledging going on over at Pledgebank now.

One of the early pledges is set to galvanise 400 people into donating 1% of gross salary to charity.

It’s being picked up by a few other people, here.

lemon garden

The really interesting question is…what’s the trust-flow in this situation. Do people audit one another, or just suspend disbelief.

Does this community of 400 turn itself into a mini 1% social movement of it actually comes off?

Haven't blogged for a while, but am moved to write today after noticing the emergence of the idea of...