Oct 162014
 
Rapping Off Sketchy Bolts: Why PG Gives Loads Of Money To The ASCA

If you’ve been climbing long enough you probably have a story about rapping off a sketchy anchor or clipping a spinning bolt. The American Safe Climbing Association (ASCA) wants that to stop and has made it its mission to replace bolts worldwide. For a third straight year, Planet Granite has committed to matching up to Read more…

Aug 222014
 
Yosemite Climber Stewards by John Connor

  Planet Granite prides itself on the PG Gives Back Program. You might remember when you signed up for membership, you were asked to choose a category for us to donate to in your name: Climbing, Community, or Environment.  With support from the PG Gives Back Program and additional sponsors, the Yosemite Climber Stewards (along with the Climbing Trails Read more…

May 142014
 
Better Together - Santa Clara Firefighters Foundation visits PG Sunnyvale

This past week, the Santa Clara Firefighters made their annual trek to Planet Granite Sunnyvale for their Better Together program. For nearly 20 years, Planet Granite has hosted this amazing group who dedicate their time to better the lives of local 6th graders in Santa Clara. Established in 1989, Better Together works to connect firefighters Read more…

Feb 052014
 
Big City Mountaineers 2013 Recap

We’ve all experienced amazing moments that climbing has brought to us; whether it’s through the friendships we’ve made or the beautiful places it’s taken us.  That’s why we created the PG Gives Back Program. Our goal is to use our business as a means to have impact in the various issues that surround climbing, community and the environment. Read more…

Aug 192013
 
Over $44,000 raised for the ASCA during the Planet Granite matching period!

On August 7th Planet Granite San Francisco hosted the 4th annual ASCA Live Auction Fundraiser.  To support the American Safe Climbing Association as part of our PG Gives Back program, Planet Granite pledged to match up to $20,000 of all donations made between the August 1st and 15th. When the night came to an end, Read more…

Aug 042013
 
ASCA Live Auction Fundraiser is this Wednesday - Sneak peek of some of our auction items!!

ASCA LIVE AUCTION FUNDRAISER Wednesday August 7th at PG San Francisco – 7pm Planet Granite will match up to $20,000 of funds raised between August 1st and 15th. And now…for a sneak peek at some of the awesome prizes you can pick up on Wednesday!!  Every dollar you donate will be come $2 PLUS you Read more…