Name.com Making a World of Change One .ORG at a Time
DENVER/PRNewswire/ -- Name.com, long known as a community
focused domain registrar, is seeking to improve the position of
impoverished fledgling entrepreneurs. During the last week of the year,
Name.com will give a portion of every .ORG domain name purchase to
From December 26, 2008 through December 31, 2008, Name.com is
offering .ORG domain registrations for just $6.49. For each .ORG
purchased during this time, Name.com will donate 50 cents to Kiva.org.
With a global reach, Name.com felt it important to select an
organization with a wide footprint and worldwide implications. Kiva is
the world's first person-to-person micro-lending website, empowering
individuals to lend directly to unique entrepreneurs in the developing
"If you think about it, Kiva makes perfect sense. So many
entrepreneurs turn to us to find the right name when they are starting
their businesses. It's only natural that we return the favor and help
entrepreneurs take their first tentative steps toward financial
independence. Perhaps some day they'll become Name.com customers," says
William Mushkin, Founder and CEO of Name.com.
This isn't the first time Name.com has taken interest in non-profit
organizations. Name.com's philanthropic nature can be reviewed at http://good.name.com/
where many of their favorite organizations from the past several months
are featured. Earlier this month, founder Mushkin gifted each employee
with a gift certificate to TheGiftofGiving.com to encourage employee
giving during the holiday season and throughout the year. Kiva.org is
in good company.
Name.com is a privately held ICANN accredited domain name registrar
operating in Denver, Colorado. Name.com offers over 50 different gTLD
and ccTLD extensions as well as aftermarket domain brokerage, brand
management and consulting services.
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CONTACT: Kellie Peterson of Name.com, +1-720-257-1453, or
Web Site: http://www.name.com/