Eric Lefkofsky comes from a family of people who started some of the most successful businesses around the world. Like his family members, Eric also started several different businesses that are still operating today. Eric also became one of the most successful investors in America, and he even created a platform to help doctors fight cancer more speedily and effectively. Today, Eric Lefkofksy uses his success to help people around the world. He does this through the foundation he put together on behalf of himself and his family. This foundation donates millions of dollars every single year to individuals, schools, fundraisers, and so much more.
Eric is also opened to suggestions from people who know of organizations or great causes that can benefit from donations from the Eric Lefkofsky Family Foundation. There is a suggestion tab on Eric’s main website, and all suggestions are reviewed within a 24-hour period. Anyone interested in applying for a grant from the Eric Lefkofsky Family Foundation should visit the foundation website.
The website gives guidelines on what types of causes and organizations Eric donates money to on a monthly basis. The website also allows people to fill out an application. After the application is filled out, an email either accepting or denying the request will be sent within 24 hours. One of the newest group of people Eric donates to are medical researchers. Eric wants to help medical researchers find cures to many of the diseases that torment people in America and around the world.