Seattle, WA (PRWEB) November 17, 2010
Age Management Medicine and Research (AMAR India) is proud to be an Integral Sponsor of the Microsoft Alumni Foundation 2010 Celebration, supporting non-profit organization SeeYourImpact.org’s (http://SeeYourImpact.org) innovative approach to charity, by showing donors the direct impact of their donations on people’s lives.
On November 18th in Seattle, the Microsoft Alumni Foundation will host its second annual celebration honoring the Microsoft community’s accomplishments in philanthropy. Bill and Melinda Gates will recognize award winners and nominees of the Integral Fellows for their commitment to changing lives through philanthropic service. The winners of the Integral Fellows Award will each receive a $25,000 unrestricted grant for their nonprofit organization, as well as support from their fellow alumni to help continue in their efforts to leverage resources and scale solutions for their initiatives.
The panel of judges includes: Tom Brokaw, journalist and author, Bill Drayton, chair and CEO, Ashoka, William H. Gates Sr., co-Chair, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Pierre Omidyar, Founding partner, Omidyar Network and Founder and Chairman, eBay Inc., Judith Rodin, President, Rockefeller Foundation, Thomas J. Tierney, Chairman and Co-founder, Bridgespan Group.
AMAR India is proud to support the work of the Integral Awards Program, including its chosen charity, SeeYourImpact.org. “We are honored to provide support for the philanthropic accomplishments of the Microsoft Community,” said Dr. Anoop Chaturvedi, Founder, AMAR India.
“We are very happy to announce that Mark Shanks, COO of Erchonia Corporation USA, world leader in low level laser technology, has agreed to donate its latest wound-healing lasers with the support of Scott Oki and Digvijay Chauhan, Co-founders, of SeeYourImpact.org to medical institutes in India. These lasers will greatly aid burn victims, diabetic patients with non-healing wounds, and patients struggling with mobility who are suffering with bed sores in hospitals and retirement homes. This will change the way we look at the healing process from healing wounds to healing life.” said Rowland Hanson, Chairman Erchonia India.
The Microsoft Alumni Foundation brings together Microsoft alumni to positively affect the world's challenges. "We've been fortunate to play a significant part in the information revolution. Now we have a chance to change the world in a different way. Microsoft alumni are making it happen every day in our local communities and around the world," said Jeff Raikes, chairman of the board of the Microsoft Alumni Foundation. "Some very unique individuals were nominated by their peers as Integral Fellows for their work deeply rooted in service and making a difference in people's everyday lives.”
About SeeYourImpact.org: SeeYourImpact.org (http://SeeYourImpact.org) is a revolutionary way to help those in need around the world and next door. Give a small gift. In about two weeks, you’ll receive a photo and story of the person you helped. By showing donors who and how their gift changed someone’s life, SeeYourImpact.org transforms charitable giving into a fun, transparent experience. SeeYourImpact.org offers over 70 charitable innovations in more than 15 countries spanning 3 continents.
About the Foundation: The Microsoft Alumni Foundation was established to catalyze the collective power of the Microsoft alumni family and leverage our resources on innovative, scalable and transformative solutions to our world's challenges. Launched in 2007, the Foundation is a 501(c)(3) public nonprofit organization with its worldwide headquarters based in Bellevue, Washington, USA. Board members include: Jeff Raikes (chair); Chuck Hirsch (president); Scott Oki (co-founder and vice president); Paul Shoemaker (treasurer); Tony Audino (co-founder); Sharon Maghie (co-founder and secretary) and Brad Smith (Microsoft representative).
About AMAR India: The mission of Age Management Medicine and Research India is to introduce the concept of graceful and healthy aging. It helps establish complete businesses for those who have the same goals. It brings the latest science and technology for improvement of the quality of life of patients through age management and anti-aging conferences and courses for physicians. It promotes a unique social platform where like minded physicians dealing with aging and age-related diseases can come together to connect, learn and collaborate with each other. AMAR India together with Erchonia USA and SeeYourImpact.org is dedicated to changing lives at the grassroots-level from suffering to healing. AMAR India is a private company, based in Mumbai India. Learn more at http://www.antiagingindia.net.
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