Why I Give: Kirk Harr

Why I Give: Kirk Harr

“I am proud to share the good that life has blessed me with.” When Kirk Harr retired from the home building industry and decided to leave Tacoma Washington in search of a sunnier destination, an exploratory motor home trip in 1998 led him to Fountain...
Why I Give: Helen Whatmough

Why I Give: Helen Whatmough

“I give because I can.” A life-time of world-wide travels and volunteer experiences in the social services field have convinced Helen Whatmough that giving to others in need is a responsibility – especially if you have the means. It’s one of the reasons...
Why I Give: Ally Perreault

Why I Give: Ally Perreault

“We want to invest in the community and give back as much as we can.” When Allyson Perreault’s son was diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and she couldn’t find the services he needed, she quit her lucrative job in IT, obtained her master’s degree in...
Why I Give: Shawn White

Why I Give: Shawn White

“Understanding that you have the ability to impact other people is extraordinarily important.” When Shawn White gets together with his brothers and sisters, there’s one thing he can count on. Elementary school photos of him dressed in a shirt and tie...
Why I Give: Richard Perkins

Why I Give: Richard Perkins

“I’m not giving anything that wasn’t given to me at one point in my life.” Richard Perkins makes a living helping clients find and capture the best incentives for their business. As co-founder of Incentives Scout, his team has helped businesses throughout the United...