Options was created in 2010 with a simple goal in mind — to make YouTube better. And it did.
Filter was created in 2012 with a similar simple goal in mind — to make RSS news better. And it did.
Now we want to make the world better.
By taking 50% of our profits and donating them to worthy charitable causes, we give the Options and Filter community a greater purpose. To us, there is no stronger motivating force than making a difference in someone’s life. Than leaving the planet better off than we found it. Than strengthening the communities we live in and those we will likely never even see.
We realized that we’re not driven by a desire to make
money. We’re driven by a desire to give
money. So we used Charity Navigator
to evaluate numerous organizations, and for 2018 we have chosen to donate to:
These non-profits have a global presence and deep roots in the local areas they serve. We’re proud that the money we donate will go toward providing assistance to communities in crisis, preventing depletion of priceless natural resources, and protecting and preserving wildlife.