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About Donald Liss

Donald Liss is a medical professional and avid traveler. He is also a firm believer in the importance of philanthropy and charitable giving. This website focuses on various philanthropic topics as well as the organizations that Donald believes are worth supporting.

How to Become More Involved in Your Community

Giving back to the community is one of the most important things one can do. It has physical and mental benefits as it helps reduce stress which has a positive effect on the immune system. Through volunteering, one gains professional experience and also gets to make new friends, widening their network. Here are ways in [...]

By | October 13th, 2017|Donald Liss, Philanthropy|Comments Off on How to Become More Involved in Your Community

5 Foundations That Support Pain Treatment

At The Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Center, many of our services are catered towards helping patients living with pain. Our physicians are experienced in administering epidural steroid injections, an effective adjunct treatment for patients with neck, lower back, arm, and leg pain. Sometimes, in combination with rehabilitation medicine and physical therapy, treatments such as this [...]

By | September 15th, 2017|Donald Liss, Philanthropy|Comments Off on 5 Foundations That Support Pain Treatment

How Can You Help The Environment As An Individual?

Being conscious about environmental degradation and helping to safeguard the environment is absolutely necessary to ensure that the planet remains healthy. Below are some tips that you can keep in mind if you want to know how you can help participate in the preservation of the environment and live in clean and happy surroundings. Avoid [...]

By | April 7th, 2017|Philanthropy|Comments Off on How Can You Help The Environment As An Individual?

4 Organizations That Help The Ocean

Today the world’s oceans face a number of threats. Climate change, overfishing, and pollution put numerous species in danger and may eliminate some of the world's most popular food sources. Fortunately, there are many organizations that work to protect the oceans. Below is a list of some of the top organizations that are worth supporting [...]

By | February 8th, 2017|Donald Liss, Philanthropy|Comments Off on 4 Organizations That Help The Ocean

History of the Wildlife Conservation Society

The Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) is one of the most well known non-profit organizations that focuses on protecting and saving wildlife and the natural environment. Attorney Madison Gran started the conservancy in 1895 as the NY Zoological Society with the purpose of protecting animal species. By 1933, Andrew Green and Henry Fairfield Osborn had joined [...]

By | January 11th, 2017|Donald Liss, Philanthropy|Comments Off on History of the Wildlife Conservation Society

Learn More About The Jewish Federations of North America

The Jewish Federations of North America is a collection of American Jewish organizations. Today the organization represents 151 Jewish Federations and 300 different Jewish communities throughout North America. This post looks at the history and philosophy of the Jewish Federations of North America as well as the many ways the organization has positively impacted the [...]

By | January 10th, 2017|Donald Liss, Philanthropy|Comments Off on Learn More About The Jewish Federations of North America

3 Environmentally Friendly Companies

Today’s consumers are increasingly concerned about the environment. The scientific consensus is that climate change is real and unless governments and businesses take appropriate action humanity faces dire consequences. It’s also becoming more and more clear that the Earth’s resources are finite and need to be managed properly. While there are many organizations that focus [...]

By | December 8th, 2016|Donald Liss, Philanthropy|Comments Off on 3 Environmentally Friendly Companies

3 Environmental Organizations Making A Difference

With the world’s population increasing and the threat of climate change becoming a reality, it is now more important than ever to take care of the environment. Fortunately, there are many organizations that focus on protecting and helping the environment. Below are three of the most important environmental organizations currently working to preserve the world’s [...]

By | November 7th, 2016|Donald Liss, Philanthropy|Comments Off on 3 Environmental Organizations Making A Difference

3 NYC Arts Organizations That Help Children

Participating in the arts has numerous benefits for the development of children and young adults. Research has demonstrated that children “who are involved in the arts have higher school motivation, engagement in class, self-esteem, and life satisfaction” (Australia Council for the Arts). However, there are many young people who do not have the resources or [...]

By | October 6th, 2016|Donald Liss, Philanthropy|Comments Off on 3 NYC Arts Organizations That Help Children

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Welcome to the Official Philanthropy Blog of Donald Liss. Please stay tuned for more updates!

By | August 23rd, 2016|Donald Liss, Philanthropy|1 Comment