HW PoP’s 1st Jamba Juice Fundraiser (May 2017)

I’ve been working with the NPO Pencils of Promise for five years now, organizing fundraisers and coordinating collaborative events and campaigns with higher-ups in the company. I founded the chapter … Continue Reading →


January POP HW Fundraiser

If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it. But…do add to it, think of new ideas, and improve upon it. The Krispy Kreme is an age-old fundraising technique that I have … Continue Reading →


PoP HW Club Final Sum

This year, I am proud to announce that the Pencils of Promise Harvard-Westlake Club I founded at the start of this year has raised upwards of $600 for the cause. … Continue Reading →


Finishing Up the #WLD Social Campaign

For the past couple weeks, I have been posting daily pictures (and 1 video) on Instagram in order to raise awareness of World Literacy Day that took place on September … Continue Reading →


My #WorldLiteracyDay Social Campaign

A few months ago, a representative from the organization Pencils of Promise (POP) named Hannah Denitz reached out to me via e-mail, and we communicated over the course of a … Continue Reading →


Pencils of Promise Leadership Council

About two weeks ago, I received a personalized e-mail from a Ms. Hannah Denitz, a representative of the non-profit organization I’ve been most primarily involved with for the past few … Continue Reading →


Waving Goodbye to Card Tricks for a Cause

Today, May 24, 2015, after several months of performing card tricks on the weekends for charity tips, I have completed my goal for Pencils of Promise (www.pencilsofpromise.org) fundraising. I have … Continue Reading →


Nearing the Finish Line

Today I ventured to the Farmers Market to do Card Tricks for a Cause, and raised a hefty sum of $36 through tips! This brings me up to a total … Continue Reading →

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Card Tricks for a Cause Visits CicLAvia

The usual venue for Card Tricks for a Cause is outside of a Starbucks on Ventura Boulevard, and seeing as this Sunday, the CicLAvia event was taking place on part … Continue Reading →


Reaching Triple Digits

This glorious PATRIOTIC Super Bowl Sunday marks the breaking of a triple-digit donation sum for Card Tricks for a Cause. Just a couple of hours before the commencement of the … Continue Reading →