Supports and Advisors

Annual Donors

BK Kee Foundation
John Biviano
Sheri and Larry Deluna
Mike and Lisa Grinnell
Francoz Family
Bill Harrison
Marina Hardeman
Linda Knox
Terry LaRocco and Lyle Krehbiel
Gordon and Kerry Lundy
Nancy and John Lyons
Rose Macario
Jane McClure
Jennifer Owen
Lyn and Tom Philips
Vaughan Family
Tin Wa and Anna Spielvogel

Program Donors

Andy Belford
David Bruscino
Helen Gunthorpe
Marion and Charlie Johnson
Martin Julier
Terry LaRocco and Lyle Krehbiel
Carla and Richard Morabito
Teresa Orr
Shannon and Stanley Raggio
Rita Ross
Sandalwood Society
Don Taicher
Marion Weber


Bristish Embassy Grant
Burnett Institute
French Embassy Grant
Global Womens Issue Fund
International Friendship group
International Rescue Committee Grant
One Days Wages
USA Embassy Grant
Global Women Issues Fund Grant

Special Recognition


Terry LaRocco and Lyle Krehbiel
Terry and Lyle  have donated over 5000 GoodSleep Bed Nets to poor families in extreme crisis


Anna Sway Tin and Sam Vaughan
In July 2008, Anna and Sam,  recent high school graduates, were instrumental in starting GoodSleep Bed Nets.


David Bruscino
David’s initial business advice was crucial in setting a solid foundation for GoodSleep


Don Taicher
Don was an early generous donor and business advisor. He kept us focused on what we do best, establishing small social businesses in poor Myanmar communities.


Cathy Win, Past BusinessKind Myanmar Director 2008-2013

Cathy was instrumental in starting BusinessKind Myanmar with Dr. Helen Gunthorpe in August 2008. She helped BusinessKind capture and complete its first granted programs and established BusinessKind’s home office in Yangon. In November 2013 Cathy moved to Hong Kong to start her married life and new career. Cathy’s hard work and creative talents were the keystones of BusinessKind’s foundation.


Jane McClure
Jane has been a constant monthly supporter since 2009


Stan Sze
Stan was BusinessKind’s first advisor and supporter. His ongoing support, encouragement and advice is vital to  BusinessKind’s growth.


Lauren Elliot
Laruren’s keen marketing eye helped GoodSleep perfect its winning label.

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Martin Julier

Martin has been a constant advisor to BusinessKind. With his support BusinessKind now has a home at SwissHouse.

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Ingrid McDonald
Ingrid  brings BusinessKind policy expertise in workforce issues, labor policy and community organizing. She currently resides in Yangon and consults with NGOs. Previously, she worked for the Services Employees International Union and the Paraprofessional Healthcare Institute. She recently moved to Yangon from Seattle where she was the Advocacy Director of the Washington State office of AARP for the past seven years.  Ingrid has a Masters Degree in Public Policy from Georgetown University and a Bachelor’s degree in Cultural Anthropology.

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Sheri and Larry have been constant donors since 2009


Marina Hardeman
Marina has been a continuous supporter since 2008.



                                                  Larry Kane of Orrick Law Firm

Larry obtained BusinessKind’s legal status as a 501(C)(3) non-profit organization

Dan Deaver and Mark Trammell of Comyns, Smith, Mcleary & Deaver, LLP

          Dan and Mark ensure that BusinessKind’s tax filing is complete and correct every year