The idea of Just Porter was born in 2006 when founder, Chris Bahr, was doing humanitarian work in the Philippines. He walked past a school in the barrio that had slanted boards for windows, no electricity and scrap wood desks.
Chris went to the local market and purchased pens, pencils, sharpeners, paper and crayons with all the money in his pocket. When he returned to the school, he began giving the school supplies to the children, and the outpouring of happiness moved Chris to do more.
Chris knew that he had to create a new way of helping. He called it Give1/3