Passionate philanthropy coordinator striving to make the world a better place one project at a time. Responsible for researching organizations to invest in as well as maintaining ongoing projects that will continue to promote IntelliTect’s mission, this leader is excited and humbled to be a part of saving lives and greatly improving the quality of life for thousands of people around the world. For more on our specific projects, check out our philanthropy page.
Blogs by Eric
During Spring 2014, Mark and Elisabeth Michaelis, the owners of IntelliTect, took their family to Antigua, Guatemala for a vision trip analyzing business and philanthropy opportunities. While there, they toured both campuses of La Escuela Integrada, a school offering free education to children unable to pay the school fees required for Guatemala’s “free public education”. […]
In addition to its work around the globe, World Relief has been chosen by the United States government to be one of the organizations to sponsor legal refugee settlement into the US. The World Relief Spokane office welcomes hundreds of refugees from all of the world to the Spokane area each year. IntelliTect is excited […]
In 2006, as the horrific civil war in Uganda came to a formal conclusion, Food for the Hungry saw a desperate need in Uganda for a place that could serve women and children refugees and war survivors. Many of these women and children were severely injured, psychologically damaged and economically bankrupt. By working with several […]
Mtwivila Iringa, in south-central Tanzania, is the township of Mtwivila Iringa with approximately 12,000 residents. More than 80% of the adults are unemployed leaving these people with little hope. Most homes in Mtwivila Iringa are poorly insulated structures made of adobe and corrugated metal, leaving families and young children susceptible to health issues that […]
Compassion International uses an individualistic and comprehensive long term strategy to help children and their families escape poverty. Compassion does this using a three stage approach based on the age of the child in need. The first stage of Compassion’s effort is called a Child Survival Program. This first stage offers interested pregnant Moms otherwise […]