NEW YORK (DECEMBER 3, 2019) — A member of the Pledge 1% corporate philanthropy movement, Alton Aviation Consultancy pledges 1% of its revenue to charitable organizations as well as 1% of its time to good causes in the local communities around the world where it works.
For the third consecutive year, Alton Aviation Consultancy has donated 1% of its revenue to charitable organizations. Alton donated this year to Airlink, a rapid response humanitarian relief organization that sends aircraft to disaster zones, and the MS Society, which provides support for people with Multiple Sclerosis and research into better treatments.
Alton Aviation Consultancy has also worked with a number of other charitable causes in the past year:
- in New York, Alton’s team volunteered in soup kitchens with the Salvation Army and on an affordable home construction site with Habitat for Humanity;
- in Japan, Alton’s team volunteered for Earth Day Tokyo; and
- in Hong Kong, the team volunteered for the Food Angel charity which distributes surplus food from different sectors to underprivileged communities.
Alton Aviation Consultancy, which has offices in New York, Dublin, Hong Kong, Singapore, Tokyo, and Beijing, joined Pledge 1% in 2017, becoming the first company from the aviation and aerospace industry to join the movement.
Says John Mowry, Managing Director, Alton Aviation Consultancy:
“We are pleased to continue our support for a movement that promotes companies which integrate giving back as a core value of their business proposition.”
Adam Cowburn, Managing Director, further adds:
“The Alton Aviation Consultancy team has supported a number of charities this year and also helped the less fortunate in the communities where we are based.”
About Alton Aviation Consultancy
Alton Aviation Consultancy is a specialist advisory firm dedicated to serving the aviation and aerospace industries. Alton was founded by seasoned aviation industry executives who are globally recognized for their thought leadership, quantitative analytics, and innovative solution development. Clients trust the Alton Aviation Consultancy team to deliver the objective, data-driven guidance and insight required to inform their business strategies, allocate capital, prioritize resources, and manage risk.
With offices in New York, Dublin, Hong Kong, Beijing, Tokyo, and Singapore, Alton Aviation Consultancy’s engagements span the aviation and aerospace value chain to include commercial, financial and technical aspects. Typical projects include strategy and business plan development, operational performance improvement, and transaction support. Clients include airlines, manufacturers, MRO and aftermarket service providers, lessors, and the broader financial and investment community. To learn more, please visit www.altonaviation.com.
About Pledge 1%
Pledge 1% is an effort spearheaded by Atlassian, Rally, Salesforce and Tides to accelerate their shared vision around integrating philanthropy into businesses around the world. Pledge 1% encourages and challenges individuals and companies to pledge 1% of equity, product and employee time for their communities. Pledge 1% offers companies turnkey tools and best practices, making it accessible for any company to incorporate philanthropy into their business model. You can find out more by visiting www.pledge1percent.org.