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Noun | phi·lan·thro·py | \fə-ˈlan-thrə-pē\
Definitions for philanthropy:
1. Goodwill towards others
2. Desire and active effort to help other people
3. Something done or given to help people in need
4. Organized giving and support to a charitable organization
Our favorite definition of philanthropy is …
Love of people and our planet in the form of time, talent and treasure.
My Activism Journey
I became interested in projects that could help make a positive difference in my community when I was eight years old. It started in the third grade when I was asked to write my weekly essay about what I wanted to do when I grew up.
Writing that paper was the beginning of my unfolding journey in
social justice philanthropy, which is highlighted in the slides below.
How It All Started: My 3rd Grade Essay
Doing My Part to Help Save My Teacher’s Job
Some Rockstars Change the World
One Son. One Mom. One Year.
Countless Kindness Acts.
doing community service projects and spontaneous acts of kindness.
My StoryCorp Interview
Why Spend a Year Focused on Kindness?
Overcoming My Fears & Finding My Way
The Water.org Project. It just feels good when we do good.
Day of Service, in honor of Nelson Mandela
Help for a Mom & Daughter Project
because caring is cool
Day of Kindness Event
Ronan Boys & Girls Club
Volunteer Day at
New Orleans City Park
Day of Service
Fundraising & Collection
Campaign for Portland’s Homeless