I recently read Shake the World, by James Marshall Reilly - basically he travels around, interviewing numerous successful, young entrepreneurs who are creating businesses by thinking BIG and inspiring the world. A few of these include Blake Mycoskie from Tom's Shoes, Shawn Fanning of Napster & Tony Hsieh of Zappos. I love reading about people who are passionate about their jobs, are out there doing exactly what they love to do, and helping people along the way. The following organizations are ones that I am passionate about, and have either volunteered for or donated to: