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Change.org is a website operated by the Change.org, Inc., an American for profit and certified B Corporationincorporated in Delaware, whose businesses include hosting sponsored campaigns.
Organizations, including Amnesty International and the Humane Society, pay the site to host their petitions. Its stated mission is to “empower anyone, anywhere to start, join, and win campaigns for social change“. In addition, “millions of people sign petitions on Change.org each month on thousands of issues, winning campaigns every day to advance change locally and globally”. Popular topics of Change.org petitions are economic and criminal justice, human rights, education, the environment, animals, health, and sustainable food.
|Formation||February 7, 2007(6 years ago)|
|Chief technology officer||Mark Dimas|
|Staff||100 (as of February 2012)|