Giving Back

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Ella Gorgla

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Founder, I-ELLA

A: 10% of every transaction fee on I-ELLA is directed to charity. To date we’ve supported numerous charities including Free Arts NYC, Rally for Kids with Cancer, FACE Africa and more. ...

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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 ...

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Founder and CEO, The Giving Back Foundation

A: Recently my most rewarding experience in giving has been at St. Michael’s School in New Delhi.  My family members and I in a way have adopted the young ladies at ...

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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 ...

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ReshmaForbes

Reshma Saujani/Giving Back

Founder, Girls Who Code

A: Closing the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) gap in education and empowering girls to become the engineers and entrepreneurs of the future.

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Shara Mendelson

Shara Mendelson/Giving Back

Founder, Plum Benefits

A: I am on the board of The New Group, artist-driven company with a commitment to developing and producing powerful, contemporary theater. It is led by the same artistic director who ...

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