Corporate social responsibility is a core value of TRA360. We are philanthropically minded, community-driven, and socially responsible. TRA360 volunteers hundreds of community service hours each year to local, national, and international non-profit and charitable organizations.
TRA360 received a Mass High Tech 2010 Citizenship Award in 2010 one of 23 companies in Massachusetts honored with this award. To find out more, read about our activities on the TRA360 blog or contact Catherine Owens, the TRA360 Social Responsibility Manager.
Cleantech Open is the oldest and largest cleantech startup accelerator program, with the mission to find, fund, and foster entrepreneurs with ideas to solve our greatest environmental and energy challenges. Through its annual business competition and accelerator program Cleantech Open uses mentoring, training, and coaching to connect cleantech startups with the people and resources that will accelerate their success, as well as a national platform for media and public visibility. Cleantech Open Northeast covers Massachusetts, Vermont, Maine, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, New York, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey. TRA360 is a Regional In-Kind Sponsor for Cleantech Open Northeast in 2013. President and CEO Timothy Rosa serves as the Regional Communications Committee Chair/Strategic Adviser.
Founded in 1991, the IEEE Boston Entrepreneurs’ Network (ENET) connects early stage entrepreneurs with information and resources necessary to transform an idea into a successful product or service business. ENET is a special interest group of the Boston Section of the IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers), the world’s largest professional organization with 375,000 members worldwide. President and CEO Timothy Rosa serves on both the ENET Executive Committee and ENET Advisory Board.
Started in 1980, the Pan-Mass Challenge (PMC) raises money for life-saving cancer research and treatment at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (DFCI) through an annual bike-a-thon that crosses the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Since its founding in 1980, the PMC has successfully melded support from committed cyclists, volunteers, corporate sponsors and individual contributors. Over the past 33 years, PMC cyclists have ridden to raise and contribute $375 million to cancer research. President and CEO Timothy Rosa co-founded Team Kermit in 2005. Since inception, the team has raised over $1.6M for the Jared P. Branfman Sunflowers for Life Fund at DFCI.
Room to Read is a global organization seeking to transform the lives of millions of children in the developing world by focusing on literacy and gender equality in education. Founded on the belief that World Change Starts with Educated Children, Room to Read works in collaboration with local communities, partner organizations and governments to develop literacy skills and a habit of reading among primary school children and to ensure girls have the skills and support needed to complete their secondary education. President and CEO Timothy Rosa serves on the Room to Read Boston Core Team.