Category Archives: Charity

June 7, 2011

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UPDATE: The Auction has completed and Buffett raised 2.6 million for Glide via NBC Bay Area: Every year the Oracle of Omaha, Warren Buffett, volunteers to have lunch with a group of people to benefit a deserving charity. This time around, that charity is none other than San Francisco’s GLIDE. Buffett’s 12th annual charity auction is underway. […]

April 29, 2010

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In late January, I announced that I’d be climbing a mountain. Well, I may not be able to do that now. The full, $4,500 is due to Climbing for Kids on Tuesday to be able to qualify for the climb. I’ll be about $2,000 short after I give what’s left of my paycheck after paying […]

February 8, 2010

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In late November, I met Justin Leung. We became friends. In mid-December, Justin told me about this program called Climbing for Kids (CFK) which is organized by Bay Area Wilderness Training (BAWT) as a program that raises money for kids in the bay area to explore the wilderness in a safe and controlled way. BAWT’s […]

August 14, 2009

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I’ll be 23 on August 26th. I’m not having a party. In fact, I’m going to work and will probably be working late. I don’t want any cards or gifts but if you’re committed to giving me something, I want it to be a donation to a charity. Since I was a young boy, my […]

July 13, 2009

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I’m in awe after my friend sent me a link to a video of a man who is truly making a difference. It’s amazing how we tend to boost our ego or make ourselves feel better by saying that we’re charitable or “green” or care about our Earth and its inhabitants but we’re doing the […]