Tomorrow isn’t promised to anyone and that’s why we as a people must maximize our time on earth. There are truly some remarkable people on this planet and many of these people have given back to society in a number of ways. Eric Lefkofsky just so happens to be one of those remarkable individuals, and he has used his broad educational-base to better mankind. Who is Eric Lefkofsky? Well, this guy is basically a man of many talents. The guy has worked in a wide variety of fields such marketing and technology. He has also held the prominent titles of CEO and co-founder to a number of companies.
Eric Lefkofsky came from a very humble beginning. He actually sold carpet for quite some time at the University of Michigan. Thanks to having such a strong passion to succeed, he would implement himself into law school and by 1993, he was ready to take the world by storm. Lefkofsky went on a business-blitz as he began to be a co-founder of numerous companies throughout the years. This includes Mediaocean, Echo Global Logistics, InnerWorkings and MediaBank. Since he has always been about helping people who are in dyer situations, this guy shifted his focus to serve mankind. In 2006, the Lefkofsky Family Foundation came into fruition and as of today, it has helped to fund at least 50 organizations. This foundation also has a strong passion for helping children, but it supports educational, scientific and charitable organizations on a global level.
On top of everything that’s mentioned, the Lefkofsky Family Foundation is a private charitable foundation that strives to:
- Improve Fundamental Human Rights
- Expand Cultural Initiatives
- Ensure High-Quality Access to Education
- And more
Thanks to Eric Lefkofsky, and his wife Liz, the world is in much better hands. This dynamic duo is setting new trends in philanthropy, and they are making the world a much better place.