Why I Founded a Startup at Yale to Improve Charitable Giving

Why I Founded a Startup at Yale to Improve Charitable Giving

I believe charitable giving can be better. I believe it should be better.

 

My name is Stephen Kump. I’m currently an MBA student at Yale and an officer in the Georgia Army National Guard, and I recently founded Charityvest, a nonprofit tech venture on a mission to improve charitable giving. We were recently awarded a fellowship from Yale to make Charityvest a reality. I’d like to tell you why I believe we need it.

 

Since we’ve been married, my wife and I have pledged to give away a percentage of our income. It’s our conviction to do our best to bless others […]