Steve Pilgrim

Musician Steve Pilgrim found inspiration for Be One Percent on the back of a bottle of water. He noticed the brand was using their profits to finance water projects benefiting thousands of the world’s poorest people. Impressed by this simple fundraising mechanism, he started to think about the huge potential to save lives and change […]

Matt Johnson

Matt Johnson co-founded Be One Percent in March 2011 on a mission to unlock the power of collective giving. He teamed up with his friend, Steve Pilgrim, and together they encouraged 8 mates to contribute 1% of their earnings that month. The small group donated £166 for malaria treatments for 332 people and Be One […]