Slack has pledged to give one per cent of company equity, time and product to the community.
Slack has built a pilot programme aiming to help ex-offenders find long-term skilled employment in the technology sector and shift perceptions around individuals re-entering society.
Slack helps fund the Early Career Accelerator Program (ECAP) at Code2040 – a cohort programme to support Black and Latin American professionals in the first two years of their technology careers.
With two days of paid volunteer time off (VTO), Slack employees are encouraged to serve their local communities by volunteering for an organisation of their choice.
Slack for Charities
Slack offers a free or discounted workspace to charities and not-for-profit organisations.