Help That We're Grateful For
Mary Vargo for her excellent & efficient efforts in establishing this organization
Eddie H. for his participation in the gang prevention program
Cristina Kessler for her visionary guidance
Rachel Mckuria for her help in organizing the YWCA women's college scholarship fund
Neway Ezikial for his camera work & Ethiopian location + video production coordination Nina Cousar - marketing intern specialist
Alisha Womack for graphic design
Lisa Menna , Johnny Fox and Steve Silverman for magic performances
Cause To Wonder Thunder Award - Dennis Schick
Cause to Wonder Lightning Award - Captain Tambra Swann
Jacque Menna for videography in Mozambique
The Hewlitt family of Tortola for ongoing support
Board of Directors
With 30 years and 60 countries of performing experience, professional stage magician Lisa Menna understands why theater and education have gone hand in hand since antiquity. Her work has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, Inc., and Entrepreneur Magazines and on CNN, Discovery and the Disney Channel.
Ali Shelly is trilingual and has taught in Russia, Japan, Israel, and France. A second generation magician and a Brandeis graduate, she integrates curiosity into the classroom to break down linguistic and cultural barriers working at the grassroots level.. Ali has experience with Hospice, Make-A-Wish and Breathe the Magic. You may have seen her on Emeril’s Table or on the Travel Channel.
Winner of the 2012 Leland award, Derrick Stevens was voted the best wilderness guide in North America. Steven's work with Stone Mountain Safaris is how he came to join the Cause to Wonder team. In 2015 he presented as Cowboy Derrick in the "Attitudes for Success" Elementary school program. He is also a student of tango dancing.