Alana (myrasis) wrote in ohnotheydidnt,
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Company behind Pokemon Go, Niantic, doing something good with the billions they've made



highlights:
-donating proceeds from the Pokemon GO 2020 Fest ticket sales, committing a minimum of $5 million, half to investing in projects from Black gaming and AR creators, the other half to US non profits helping communities rebuild
-donating $100k to Marsha P. Johnson Institute with employee match up to $50k
-investing in internal allyship training within Niantic, and in other organizations for supporting PoC game developers and game development education.

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Tags: pokémon, race / racism
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