Aside from a few dogs that wander through once in a while, our company is pretty much made up of humans. So we care about being human in all we do, inside our company and around the world.
We like to reinvest profit into the folks who helped us earn it. So we continually enhance benefits (401k, health, dental, vision, and FSA programs) and improve workspace with collaborative environments, top-of-the-line technology, artisanal coffee/tea and snacks, bike storage, and shower facilities. We help people live a little, too, with professional development funds, generous parental leave, PTO, sick leave, commuter subsidies, remote work, and holiday/summer hours.
We believe the best way to get a sense of your calling is to immerse in it, however briefly. We aim to help those in our community, especially among underrepresented groups, realize their aspirations and best selves through hands-on experience:
Our team gives their time outside of office hours to volunteer across organizations; it's not something we even ask of 'em, yet they commit anyway. You can find FINE humans at:
Here are some organizations we buy from, or have supported, in recent years that help meet humans' basic needs:
A Portland-based company providing opportunities for people with developmental disabilities.
Feminine care company that provides access to health products with every product purchased to girls who need them.
Oregon Food Bank works to eliminate hunger and its root causes...because no one should go hungry.
Provides positive options for young parents.
Serves hot, nutritious meals at meal centers, or to homebound seniors.
Toilet paper that uses 50% of its profits to build toilets and improve sanitation in the developing world.
Building positive relationships with homeless and transitional youth through education, art, and recreation.
Creating strong, loving adoptive families for children of color.
Transforming the lives of youth at the edge through the power of performance.