Giving Back

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Paula Broadwell

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Author,Research Associate , Harvard University

A: I have chosen to use the media attention from our best-selling book to draw attention to an issue that I care deeply about: supporting veterans and wounded warriors. Having served ...

Lindsey Wilner

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Artist/ Managing Partner , TumericALIVE

A: I support a wide array of different causes, each for a different reason. When you think about it, there really aren’t a lot of bad causes out there, so I ...

Elizabeth Lesser

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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 ...

Nancy Aossey

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President & CEO, International Medical Corps

A: When International Medical Corps responded inside Rwanda as the genocide was still unfolding. I’ll never forget a 16-year-old girl whom we treated. When we found her, she had been left ...

Kelly Hoey

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Co-founder, Women Innovate Mobile (WIM) Accelerator

A: I participated in a Kickstarter campaign to finance an independent documentary film The Illusionists. The film’s director, cinematographer and editor Elena Rossini, had previously interviewed me for her website ...

Susanna Harwood Rubin

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Visual Artist, Writer & Certified Yoga Teacher, Susanna Harwood Rubin

A: I support Planned Parenthood, Naral, The Breast Cancer Fund, The Srividyalaya Matriculation School in Madurai, South India, and The Akasha Project (which brings Yoga to under-served NYC populations). My work last ...

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