Stand is a mobile platform empowering people to give back to their communities through random acts of kindness and acts of service.
A world that is better because we stand together.
Make it easy, exciting and empowering for hundreds of millions of people to give back to their communities and make our world a better place!
What is Stand?
Stand is a mobile platform that is empowering people to give back to their communities through random acts of kindness and volunteerism. The people at Stand know that doing good isn’t only good for others - it’s good for you. With Stand, you’ll be presented with 3 challenges per day that empower you to be an even better person than you already are. And not only will you be doing good, you’ll also be earning points to work toward being #1 on the leaderboard! There are also chances to win social-good prizes and exciting in-person experiences.
What do you believe?
Stand, at our core, truly believes that people are good. And we believe that you don’t have to be big or powerful to change the world. You just have to Stand for what you believe in.
How did this start?
At a street corner lemonade stand. (Seriously.) Small in stature, enormous in heart, 8-year-old Vivienne Harr (Stand’s now Chief Inspiration Officer!) set up a lemonade stand for 365 days and crowdfunded $101,320 to help children in slavery. After ringing the bell at Twitter’s IPO, the movement grew exponentially. We were inspired to deliver that promise - that one person can change the world - to everyone, everywhere.
What is your goal with Stand?
To make it fun and easy to put your compassion into action. We hope that leads to (in Biz Stone's words) "the triumph of humanity with a little help from technology."
Who are you people?
We are a group of normal people who do extraordinary things with the support and belief of those around us.
Where are you?
San Francisco, CA
Is Stand free?
Yes. Stand is free to download and use.
Why are we here?
You mean "here" as in "planet Earth?" If so, we believe we're here to help others and move humanity forward.
Are you a non-profit organization?
Great question. We thought a lot about this. After watching the Dan Pallotta Ted Talk, we decided to be a for-profit company, so that we could scale and become a global engine of change. Our mission is to em
Stand is a fun, easy, mobile-first platform that empowers people to give back to their communities.