“What is the use of living if it be not to strive for noble
causes and to make this world a better place for those who
will live in it after we are gone?”
– Winston Churchill
Sunset Learning Institute believes in getting involved in our communities and with aid organizations to help make our world just a little bit better. Over the years, SLI has participated in events to raise money for various causes. Some of these include:
Salvation Army’s Annual Toy Distribution: Salvation Army assists thousands of needy children each year, who might have otherwise gone without a hot meal or gifts under the Christmas Tree.
Haiti Street: This charity helps raise money for children and families still affected by the aftermath of the Earthquake in 2010.
Habitat for Humanity: A nonprofit working towards eliminating poverty housing and homelessness from the work and to make decent shelter a matter of conscience and actions.
American Lung Association: Run the Republic – An annual event held in Denver, Colorado to raise funds for lung health research initiatives.
The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society: Marine Corps Marathon (Team in Training) – An annual event held in Washington, DC to raise funds for leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma research and patient services.
Helping Children Worldwide:Child Rescue Centre Benefit – A annual benefit held in Reston, Virginia to raise funds for the orphaned children in Sierra Leone.
American Cancer Society: The Owen Sondrol Memorial Golf Tournament – An annual benefit held in Denver, Colorado to raise funds for the Society.
The Children Cancer Foundation: A benefit to raise funds for the foundation.
University of Virginia: Capstone Thesis – A yearlong project to support real-world education for graduating Systems Engineering Students from UVa.