Giving Back

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Jennifer Buffett

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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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Manisha Thakor/Giving Back

Founder & CEO, MoneyZen Wealth Management, LLC

A: To be honest, I spent my 20s and 30s working like a crazy drunk chicken - I was in finance and it was 24/7/364 around the clock. So my giving ...

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Osi Mizrahi

Osi Mizrahi/Giving Back

Director, Serve the flow

A: A year ago I created a fundraiser for girl orphans in Israel. Forty advanced teachers got to practice with the intention to support 12 children for an entire year in ...

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Lubov Azria

Lubov Azria/Giving Back

Chief Creative Officer, BCBGMAXAZRIAGROUP

A: Many of the causes we choose center around children. Children’s health and education are first. Children are our future and I have six of my own. The next would be ...

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Agapi Stassinopoulos

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Author & Speaker, Unbinding the Heart

A: My mother Elli had an amazing gift of being generous and able to nourish people with food.  Whether they came as friends, for a meeting or even the FedEx man ...

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Elizabeth Lesser

Elizabeth Lesser/Giving Back

Co-founder and Senior Advisor, Omega Institute

A: I support a variety of environmental causes, including my local land conservancy as well as international land conservancies, population control organizations, and Planned Parenthood. All of these organizations are working ...

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