On Nov 1st, Calen proposed a question that I have answered many times and usually give the same answers, but my priorities are changing and I have a different answer this time. Here’s the question:
My answers to this question used to be self-centered. I’d pay off my student loans, buy a house in Maine, maybe give my dad a chunk of money, etc. But in the last year or so, there are four causes that have become priorities in my life. I donate to each of these on a small scale, but if I had all that money, they’d each get a $250k donation.
NAMI – National Alliance on Mental Illness
FWV – Futures Without Violence (Domestic Violence)
The Trevor Project – Saving LGBTQ Youth
Standing Rock fight against DAPL