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Greenlight Giving Celebrates National Volunteer Week

Being a volunteer means being of humble service to others and giving back. At Greenlight Giving, we live this idea each and every day. That’s why our mission (and tagline) is “In Service Lies Growth.” That’s not just something we came up with that sounds nice for a nonprofit foundation to tell the public. It’s a core belief that sums up why the foundation was started – and why...

Greenlight Giving Delivers President's Volunteer Service Award

For Immediate Release Contact: Anne-Marie Williams DATE March 27, 2013 310.444.0049 ext. 161 Greenlight Giving Foundation Joins With President Bush’s Council on Service and Civic Participation to Deliver President’s Volunteer Service Award Prestigious Award Honors Outstanding Commitment to Volunteer Service Los Angeles, California – Greenlight Giving Foundation today announced...

How Keith Became Active in ‘Voluntourism’

Since 2009, Keith has led annual group trips to Guatemala, with family, friends and clients, to work with orphanages, local organizations and social entrepreneurs dedicated to improving the circumstances of deserving kids and their families. On a recent Social Capitalist podcast, Keith shared the story of how these trips started: I “woke up” a few years ago. … Around...

Thoughts from Guatemala: Anne Roberts

Anne is the Executive Director for World 50 and has joined us in Guatemala as a service vacation. Thank you, Anne! Thursday, December 27, 2012 This morning, after a quick roundtable think-tank breakfast session, we embarked as a team to San Miguel Duenas village to pass out Christmas gifts and hang out with the local kids. We arrived to 50+ kids anxiously waiting to say hi,...

The Holiday Gift of Giving

Last year when Greenlight Giving visited Antigua, Guatemala with Keith Ferrazzi and his family and friends, we spent quite a bit of time taking pictures of children holding these Thank You cards. These pictures were for friends and associates of Keith's, thanking them for donations that had been made in their names. In lieu of sending gifts to clients and connections, Keith...

Countdown to Guatemala

Greenlight Giving, Keith Ferrazzi, and our entire group of generous friends all leave for our annual holiday trip to Antigua in less than 50 days. Better start packing! We can't wait to see all of these faces again - and meet some new ones! restrict If you can, please help us help these amazing kids . Your donations will go directly to education, hygiene, infrastructure...

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