Particle for Good

Providing special benefits to organizations creating a brighter future with IoT

About Particle for Good

We stand with you in your commitment to use the Internet of Things to make a positive impact. Particle for Good supports innovators in their quest to promote equality, protect our environment, empower underserved communities, and any other effort to bring about positive social change with IoT.

Program Benefits

Approved Particle for Good members receive benefits and resources to support their initiatives

  • Discounts on hardware + Device Cloud

    Get up to 20% off Particle IoT connectivity hardware and 20% off Device Cloud costs

  • Priority support

    Get responses from our customer support team faster with priority queuing

  • Access to private communities

    Share insights and best practices with other Particle for Good members in the private Slack group

  • Co-marketing opportunities

    Collaborate with our marketing team for opportunities to share your story alongside Particle

Stories

Many organizations have begun investing in a brighter future using Particle's IoT platform

Envirofit

Envirofit improves the lives of millions of people living in extreme poverty that must prepare their food over an open flame. Their cookstoves are smarter, safer, and minimize toxic emissions.

Envirofit uses Particle to monitor and quantify the environmental and health benefits of their cookstoves.

Opti

Opti helps prevent urban flooding before it happens. Their “smart” system proactively monitors weather forecasts and actuates drainage valves to minimize sewer overflows and environmentally hazardous run-off.

Opti’s Particle-powered solution controls the flow of water to preemtively drain resovoirs before a storm comes.

Eligibility

To qualify for Particle for Good, you must be an organization that has a documented purpose of serving the public, or a social enterprise with a mission that aligns with our objectives and focus areas.

Specifically, qualifying types of organizations include:

  • Nonprofits
  • Academic institutions
  • B-corporations
  • Public-benefit corporations

Focus areas

There are four main areas where we believe IoT can make a significant social impact

  • Environmental preservation

    Protecting the world's natural assets and promoting responsible use of resources

  • Developing regions

    Creating opportunity and improving quality of life in emerging economies

  • STEAM education

    Empowering a diverse range of students to learn technical & artistic skills for today's digital economy

  • Social justice

    Promoting equal economic, political, and social rights for everyone

Get started

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