FY21 Impact Report Blog Post

When Okta took the 1% pledge in 2016, we founded our social impact arm, Okta for Good, with a mission to strengthen the connections between people, technology, and community. The importance of these connections has never been more clear than over the last year — when we experienced a global pandemic, rising inequality, and global calls for racial…

Okta for Good’s Response and Support During the COVID-19 Crisis

As COVID-19 continues to spread, we are learning in real-time the true impact of the pandemic, and navigating how to best respond to and support those in need. As a global company supporting thousands of employees and customers around the world, Okta’s response to this crisis is multi-faceted and ongoing. Okta for Good, our company’s social impact…

Turbocharge your Company's Charitable Spirit with Apps for Good

We’re living in a new age in the workforce. Philanthropy and day-to-day work activities are mixing in ways that can create real change in our communities. To that end, a new generation of apps is rising to meet the demand of employees participating in charitable activities. That’s one of the reasons Okta announced Apps for Good in 2019. As your…

Okta for Good in Uganda: Programs in Action

Okta believes in the power of mission-driven organizations to change our communities and our world. It’s why we provide small nonprofits free licenses for Okta products, and why we make preferential pricing available for every organization whose mission is to help others. With the help of the Okta for Good program, global non-governmental…

Giving Back as We Grow: Deepening Our Commitments to the Bay Area

We’re celebrating two exciting milestones at Okta this week: the company turns 10 and we’re officially open for business at our new San Francisco headquarters. When my team found out about the move a little over a year ago, aside from the obvious excitement, we had some important questions. What community issues were impacting our new neighborhood…