Causes I Support
Fresh vegetables and fruits should be available to everyone. The Laurie M. Tisch Illumination Fund is a nonprofit organization with the goal of improving access and opportunity for all New Yorkers.
"There are vast disparities in the prevalence of diet-related diseases across New York City’s neighborhoods. The city's poorest neighborhoods are also its least healthy, with limited access to affordable and nutritious food.
Where healthy food is unavailable or unaffordable, diet-related diseases like diabetes and heart disease follow, concentrated in areas where need for emergency food is highest."
An avid runner, I believe fitness of any kind is crucial for the body, mind, and soul. New York Road Runner's Club is a nonprofit organization with the goal to give everyone on the planet both a reason to run and the means and opportunity to keep running and never stop.
"The simple act of putting one foot in front of the other and moving forward can make you healthier, happier, and more confident."