Giving Back

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Lindsey Wilner

Lindsey Wilner/Giving Back

Artist/ Managing Partner , TumericALIVE

A: When I was in college, I volunteered in the pediatric intensive care unit at Dartmouth Hospital in New Hampshire. While volunteering there, I met some of the most fragile, beautiful ...

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Holly Gordon/Giving Back

Executive Director, 10x10

A: If you need one reason, giving is much more rewarding than receiving. While that’s seemingly selfish, it’s incredibly gratifying. Yet this only works if people work together.

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Jennifer Buffett

Jennifer Buffett/Giving Back

President & Co-Chair, NoVo Foundation

A: We are funding groups working to expose places where exploitation of girls is systemically supported. One of our partners, called “Apne Aap” (which means self-help in Hindi), works with girls ...

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Rayah Levy/Giving Back

Director & CEO, ArtéQuesta

A: Giving back is the circle of Life. It is important to understand that your vision, your goals, everything about you isn’t just about you. You are part of the world ...

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Arianna Huffington

Arianna Huffington/Giving Back

Chair, President & Editor-in-Chief, Huffington Post Media Group

A: Giving is so important in redefining success and allowing us to thrive because its power to change and transform flows as much to the giver as to the recipient. This ...

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Tory Johnson

Tory Johnson/Giving Back

Founder, Spark and Hustle & Women for Hire

A: One of my most high profile and rewarding experiences came in the wake of Hurricane Katrina. I made my donation like everyone else to the Red Cross, but as I ...

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