Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Ray Asuncion's Fight Against Breast Cancer

Name:  Ray Asuncion

What is your job? Circus Make-Up Designer, Circus Survivor Aerial Trapeze Artist & Freelance Make-Up Artist/Beauty Consultant

What social causes are most important to you?
 Health, Art & Wellness

What charities do you support?
Stand Up to Cancer. 

Why do you have a passion for this one in particular, is there a personal tie?
 I am interested in anything that promotes well being on a positive art note through physical activity or through the expression of dance, music and art to promote positive awareness for a cause.

Sunday, January 15, 2012

Matthew Naimi Keeps it Green

Name:  Matthew Naimi

What is your job?
Founder and Director of Operations for Recycle Here! and Collaborator in the Lincoln Street Art Park / Ghetto Louvre.

What social causes are most important to you?
Recycling, the Environment, and Environmental Education are my main causes…. and animals.

What charity do you support – and how?
Green Living Science (GLS) is a non-profit organization in Detroit.

Why do you have a passion for this one in particular, is there a personal tie?
GLS was created by the staff at Recycle Here to teach Detroit students what ‘Green’ means.

Sunday, January 8, 2012

Jodi's Voice Against Stalking

Name: Angela Daffron



What is your job? Marketing Consultant & Executive Director of Jodi’s Voice


What social causes are most important to you? Preventing stalking!


What charity do you support – and how? Jodi’s Voice – I founded Jodi’s Voice in honor of Jodi Sanderholm.  Jodi was murdered when she was 19 years old by a stalker in January 2007.  Court records indicate the man had been stalking her for 10 years.