The Arizona based Internet entrepreneur remains one of the biggest contributors towards anti-aging initiatives in the region. With modern healthcare taking a more reactive approach towards handling age-related illness, philanthropists like Jason Hope have taken a proactive route through initiatives meant to advance human medicine. The renowned entrepreneur has channeled his influence and money towards anti-aging research mostly through SENS Foundation.
Jason Hope began working with SENS in 2010 and has testified his belief on the organization. While emphasizing the need to advance human medicine, Hope explained that SENS Foundation has shown its ability to redefine biotech, healthcare, and pharmaceutical industries.
Jason Hope donates $500,000 and much more to SENS Foundation
The scientific community continues to embrace the power of rejuvenation biotechnologies as far as dealing with age-related illness is concerned. Jason Hope, a business leader with a passion for education, healthcare, and scientific research has equally joined the race. In 2010, Jason donated $500,000 to SENS Foundation. The donation intended to support the organization’s advanced research on reconstructive biotechnologies was announced by the foundation’s CEO; Mike Kope.
Mike explained that SENS foundation was created out of the need to wholly restructure the biotech industry. Mike further confirmed that Hope’s donation will help in building the foundation’s existing collaborations as well as tighten the fight against aging. Peter Thiel, the chairman of Thiel Foundation, also applauded Jason Hope’s commitment towards anti-aging research.
Hope expressed that he’s honored to support the foundation’s efforts and hopes the donations will help in fastening the research process. His financial support has reportedly enabled the foundation to set up its Cambridge laboratory. The organization has also implemented a significant number of research initiatives. Jason has gone further to donate more than $1 million as well as takes active part in the foundation’s outreach programs.
About Jason Hope
Born and raised in Arizona, Jason Hope is a renowned businessman, philanthropist, and futurist with an unmatched passion for information technology and corporate social responsibility. Jason pursued his finance degree from Arizona State University before acquiring his MBA from the same institution. He began his entrepreneurial career by creating a mobile communications company. Jason is known to support young entrepreneurs through his grant programs. He also continues to invest in startup companies in the region.
Hope’s passion for education and healthcare has seen him mentor high school students. He has worked with a number of research and community organizations, including The Andre Agassi Foundation, Family Health International, and Teach for America Phoenix.
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