Anyone can be a philanthropist

Anyone can be a philanthropist

Phi·lan·thro·py

From philo- “love" + anthropo- “mankind”

Philanthropy isn't reserved for people with millions of dollars to donate... It's for anyone with a "love for mankind". Why not you?
Share YOUR impact now to become an everyday philanthropist!
Alena Eaton

I picked up a family member from the airport.


Amber Martinez

I use reusable lunch utensils (water bottle, snack bags, utensils, etc) from sustainable companies.


Irene Whalen

I participated in the For Purpose event to consult for Chess in Slums, a non-profit helping children in Africa develop real life skills through the game of chess.


Gabriel Mayrink

I teach my son to give away instead of throwing away.


Ingrid Sangiwa

I donate used books to the library for use as learning, teaching, and reading resources.


Kannan Devan

I donated $10 to end homelessness because I want everyone to be happy.


Jeanette Perez

I support friend’s charity races as a donor and also participate in races myself.

I run the Bank of America Chicago Marathon for Back on My Feet. They’re a running charity organization that’s fighting to combat homelessness in a number of cities.


Alexis Quiterio

I volunteered at St. Mary’s Food Bank twice this month.


Devika Nair

I have rendered my services to two NGOs focussing on education.


Irene Whalen

I work for a company who’s goal is to offset carbon emissions starting with getting people to go solar.


Laura Athmejvar

I’ve been instructing Zumba online via Zoom since COVID-19 started without requiring a class fee for students.


Alexis Quiterio

I helped facilitate For Purpose’s Impact Workshop to help a nonprofit in Africa, Chess In Slums, strategize & enhance their incredible movement.


Pedro Mattos

I love to share my time with young professionals, who are looking to get started in a career that they love.


Irene Whalen

I donated to The Trevor Project.


Maret Marcin

I do my best to buy my clothing and furniture from thrift stores, friends, second-hand platforms


Ben Bradbury

I donate monthly to Cool Earth.


Alena Eaton

I pick up litter when I walk my dog.


Katie Bier

I use a reusable water bottle instead of plastic bottles.


The 4 Pillars of Impact

You're probably already doing more than you realize! Anyone can make a difference in traditional and non-traditional ways.

1. CHOICES

– Conscious buying

– Environmental sustainability

– Cause Advocacy

Dan Evans
CTO at RecoverX
“I compost, recycle, and drive a scooter to be more sustainable.”

2. PROFESSION

– Conscious Hiring

– Contribution business models

– Effort applied

Melissa Zhang
Journalist
“I create equal opportunity initiatives at work.”

3. RESOURCES

– Giving away goods

– Donating money

– Transferring education

Kiran Kumar
Founder of CrossBow Canada
“I helped raised $600 CAD for an Indian female empowerment movement.”

4. TIME

– Formal volunteerism

– Spending meaningful time

– Local community service

Mike Sherbakov
Founder of Greatness Collective
“I lead house build projects in Mexico.”

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