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How Bill Gates Makes an Impact

Today, Bill Gates is one of the biggest philanthropists in the world. Through the Bill and Melinda Gates, the largest private foundation in the world, the couple has contributed $25 billion towards global development efforts. In 2014, Bill surprised some people when he expressed disapproval of plans to increase computers ...

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Why We Need to Donate to the Arts

In a globe wrought with violence, discrimination, insufficient healthcare, amongst other plights, we must ask ourselves, how do the arts benefit us? When thinking about the impact of a trip to our local museum or a large philanthropic donation, we are moved to consider the voice of culture. Why does culture matter? In ...

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How To Sail Across the Atlantic

Sailing across the Atlantic is every sailor’s dream, young and old. It can take some 2,700 miles or more for crews to sail from Europe to the Caribbean, into the trade winds and involves several weeks at sea. How should you go about preparing your yacht, your crew and yourself for the challenge? Trekking across ...

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Yes, Wishes Do Come True.

When you were growing up, what were your hopes and dreams? What places did you want to travel to? What people did you want to meet? Make-a-Wish was founded in 1980 with just one wish, when a group of passionate volunteers helped the 7-year-old Chris Greicius, battling leukemia, fulfill his dream of becoming a police ...

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A Night of Inspiration at the Brazilian Embassy

The third recital of the Ciclo de Recitales en las Embajadas, or the Cycle of Recitals in the Embassies, was a resounding success in the Brazilian Embassy on Monday, October 7th, 2013. The beautiful venue of the Brazilian Embassy was an excellent choice for this evening, which presented the impressive winners of Alejandro ...

Argentina’s Best Chefs

Argentina is a country of elegance. A breathtaking majesty embraces the entire landscape, from the tips the fearsome Iguazú Falls in the north, careening down the cosmopolitan coast, all the way down to the chilling tip of Glacier Perito Moreno in the south. While many travelers come back from trips to Argentina ...

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BREEF: Educating for the Future of the Oceans

This past December, Zsolt Agárdy was a benefactor at the bi-annual fundraising event of the BREEF foundation making a significant contribution to the organization. If you’ve ever been to the Bahamas, you understand how vital its marine environment is not only within the ecosystem, but for all Bahamian culture. BREEF, ...