Passionate about The Giver - new approaches to philanthropy and social change.

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Jay and David talk about his new approach to giving and an amazing new app he's designed called Givesome. They touch on philanthropy, why he's passionate about the giver and how a meeting at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas changed his life. 

Biography

After 10+ years as a Manager and Director at Eagle's Flight, a Guelph-based international experiential training company, Jay Whitelaw is pursuing his passion for charitable work around the world. 

Jay is the founder and Executive Director of Givesome, a new non-profit that provides a giving "experience" by showing donors the difference they make through the gifts they give.  

Jay lived in Namibia, Africa and created the concept for Givesome after seeing first hand the tangible difference that donations can have on individuals and communities in need. 

Jay's desire is that Givesome will become a catalyst for an enormous increase in global giving. 

He lives in Guelph, Ontario with his wife Hannah and four-year-old son, Jackson.

Find out more about Givesome here.

Visit David Peck's website for more information on his podcasting, writing and public speaking. With thanks to producer Josh Snethlage and Mixed Media Sound.

Image: Jay Whitelaw, GiveSome. Used with permission.

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