What People Are Saying About explore

  • “We love being able to bring quality programming to the community. Thanks for being a resource!” Dottie Grover, Londonderry Access Center
  • “explore has set a new kind of online filmmaking.” Juliano Mer Khamis, Freedom Theatre
  • “I had to write after hearing about your generous donation to help our community get the new school that we so desperately need. Your foundation has given us hope and a renewed sense of community pride.” Vicky
  • “A terrific way of traveling the world, with different cultures, experiences, and great pictures and sound. In short, it is a treasure worth finding.” Yasmin Michele
  • “Please continue to inform the public of what is happening all around the world, it is a way of bringing people together, a way of people understanding and maybe a way of making us all better people.” Marian Flores
  • “It inspires me to do more with my life and in my community.” Gretchen Twill
  • “Through explore we could one day see what we have been told by a few to simply believe, and by many to simply reject: Our many acts of giving and their many wellsprings are in fact one, the world over.” Scott Roberts, Learner.org
  • “I want to go with you and meet these extraordinary people and go to these incredible places.” Judy Bajus Davis
  • “… a beautiful testimonial of what must be your vision of the human spirit, which makes watching this such an enlightening experience.” Eva King
  • “explore continues to unfold and evolve, advancing ideas and information, hope and love, inspiration and contemplation. What a blessing!” Tom Iselin, Adaptive Sports
  • “Mankind’s soul comes through the arts.” Phyllis Wilson

Letters of Appreciation

  • “... thank you for having the heart and vision to make this happen. It has been an inspiring experience for everyone in our community who was involved with it (including the youth) — and we look forward to sharing it with others.” Chris Henrikson, Street Poets Inc.
  • “Charlie, since I have met you in February, and have experienced your sincere Aloha to assist AccesSurf, I truly know that AccesSurf will be able to touch Millions in the years to come.” read more (pdf) Mark Marble, AccesSurf Hawaii
  • “This certificate is in recognition of an adventurous attitude, a spirit within constantly seeking the unknown, the desire to explore new ground in search for wild and dramatic places.” read more (pdf) The Adventure Fleet
  • “On behalf of the 5 million Americans affected by Alzheimer’s disease, we are grateful for your commitment to the Alzheimer's Association.” read more (pdf) Heather T. Hutchison, Alzheimers Association
  • “Thanks for making such a great movie and helping us get a grant. All of our animals really appreciate your hard work.” read more (pdf) Jo-Anne Dixon, Animal Shelter of the Wood River Valley
  • “I truly hope you are proud of the success we have had in establishing programs in 37 countries with the goal of reaching 50 by 2010.” read more (pdf) Anthony K. Shriver, Best Buddies
  • “DreamYard, our schools and artists are deeply grateful for the Annenberg Foundation’s incredible commitment to our work.” read more (pdf) Jason Duchin and Tim Lord, DreamYard Project
  • “We succeeded to do a lot with your grant, raising the level of our activities and establishing ourselves as a very important factor in the Jenin area.” read more (pdf) Juliano Mer Khamis, The Freedom Theatre
  • “As you know, the Maui Film Festival takes great pride in the quality of each year’s program and it is no small feat for any film to emerge triumphant and win one of the event’s Audience Awards.” read more (pdf) Barry Rivers, Maui Film Festival
  • “The Annenberg Foundation’s contribution is a tremendously valuable and timely gift — coming at a time when our nation’s economic troubles is making it more of a challenge to maintain our level of contributions for those who stand to benefit most — the youth of Hawaii.” read more (pdf) Duke Khanamoku, Dr. Malia Kamisugi & Jim Fulton, Outrigger Duke Kahanamoku
  • “Your donation enables many disabled children and young adults to enjoy our activities, and allows us to offer an increasing range of new and innovative approaches towards disabled integration.” read more (pdf) Tomer Rabinowicz, Shai Society Beit Ha-Galgalim
  • “Your longstanding friendship and support have inspired and advanced our growth as a nation, our achievements for the betterment of mankind, and our search for a true and all-embracing peace.” read more (pdf) Dalia Itzik, M.K., Speaker of the Knesset