The easiest way we can make a difference in our community is by giving back to it. I work with charities and organizations that I truly believe in, so that I can help make a genuine impact in our community.
Make-A-Wish is the legacy of Chris Greicius, a 7-year-old boy from Phoenix. The Make-A-Wish mission grants wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy.
MASK (Mothers Awareness on School-age Kids) is a non-profit 501 (c)(3) organization created in 2007 by a group of dedicated mothers who recognized the need to consistently educate families on rapidly changing issues. The MASK mission is to engage and educate parents, children, and the community about the issues facing our youth and to empower children to make safe, healthy choices. MASK fulfills its mission by engaging, educating and empowering families through the MASK E3 Institute, various workshops, MASK The Magazine and their vastly informative website.
Gabriel’s Angels is the only program in Arizona that inspires confidence, compassion and best behaviors in at-risk children through pet therapy. Their short-term goal is to instill in children an overall emotional sense of well-being, safety, and happiness. And their long-term aspiration is to help children learn critical core social skills necessary for a brighter, productive future. Currently, they provide pet therapy services to 122 partner agencies free of charge and serve over 14,800 children annually through 185 registered Pet Therapy Teams.
Charity: water is a non-profit organization bringing clean and safe drinking water to people in developing nations. 1 in 10 people lack access to clean water. They're not offering grand solutions and billion dollar schemes, but instead, simple things that work. Things like freshwater wells, rainwater catchments and sand filters.