Below are causes I believe in and support.  I am currently focused on problems related to education.

EDUCATION: (National Advisory Board; Sample classroom projects)
QuestBridge (West Coast Advisory Board)
Room to Read (Schools in Vietnam, Nepal, Cambodia; scholarships for girls)
Global Learning XPRIZEIndiegogo and main page (goal: literacy for hundreds of millions of children)
Vittana (now partnering with
Careers Through Culinary Arts Program (C-CAP)


Nutrition Science Initiative (Board of Advisors)
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital (This genome project since early 2011)
The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research


Oxfam International
Marine Protected Areas and shark preservation
Music for Relief (sample campaign)
American Farmland Trust

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