THE BOOMER ESIASON FOUNDATION
Founded by football quarterback and NFL commentator Boomer Esiason after his son Gunnar was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis in 1993, The Boomer Esiason Foundation’s mission help find a cure for the disease. Cystic Fibrosis is a fatal genetic disorder that affects more than 30,000 Americans. BEF’s team of experts have raised millions of dollars towards funding research and developing scholarships to help people living with CF.
WAVES FOR WATER
Waves for Water’s mission is to provide clean drinking water to communities in need. While having access to clean water is a luxury that many take for granted, there are millions living in nations with no filtration systems in place. Working with world leaders and strategic partners, Waves for Water works to install filtration systems as the first step towards making global change.
The purpose of the Montauk Playhouse is to provide a support center within the community of Montauk, New York. They provide services for people with disabilities, child care, physical therapy, and fitness facilities in the hopes that it will grow to become a place where the diversity of Montauk can come together and help each other.
Sylvester Manor is a non-profit organization which provides the resident of this small New York island with an educational historical facility. The manor aims to keep the original culture of Shelter Island alive through programs and events on its organic farm. Sylvester Manor works to preserve and cultivate the historic land of Shelter Island, while bringing the community closer together.