Top Oracle authors support
One hallmark of the bestselling Oracle authors
is encouraging assistance with charitable endeavors and almost all
of the preeminent Oracle authors work for good causes. This
altruism seems to be a characteristic of the best authors, and we
wholeheartedly applaud the kind works of these noted Oracle experts:
– One of the bestselling Oracle DBA authors in history, Kevin
raises money for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.
I would be honored if you would join
me in this commitment by sponsoring me with a donation to the LLS.
To sponsor me:
Alternatively, you can write a check to “Leukemia & Lymphoma
Society” and mail it to me and I will submit it so it will be
– Noted Oracle Author and tuning expert, Cary supports
charities for underprivileged children:
Proceeds earned from items auctioned
at this year's event will be donated to
Donnie Nelson's Assist Youth Foundation, whose goal is to
advance opportunities for underprivileged kids in the Dallas/Fort
Worth Metroplex and across the globe.
Gennick – One of
the top-selling O’Reilly experts and regular contributor to Oracle
Magazine, Jonathan donates his time to Orienteering:
I help out with
different things at church. I've even been known to preach a sermon
on occasion, but more often I'm doing mundane work like replacing
light-bulbs, locking and unlocking doors, and so forth. This summer,
in August 2004, I may take a week off work to teach an Orienteering
class at a summer-camp our church puts on near Sagala, Michigan.
– Don donates 4-8 weeks each year to train guide animals for
The Guide Horse
Foundation is committed to delivering Guide Horses at no cost to the
blind, relying on un-paid volunteers and charitable donations to pay
all travel and housing expenses for the blind handler's on-site
training. We also have the goal of helping the tiny horses by
providing them with a higher-purpose in life.
Mountain Oracle Users Group
– This group is considering becoming a charity to educate
underprivileged people in Oracle database technology:
“The current board
of directors is determined to obtain this crucial non-profit
501(c)(3)status for RMOUG.”
Feuerstein – One
of the bestselling Oracle authors, Steve donates a considerable
amount of time to help the less fortunate:
I really adore
children, love to play with them, hold babies and feed them and
change them and talk to them. I used to spend Sunday mornings from 5
AM to 7 AM volunteering at an emergency children's shelter.