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AUGUST 27, 2018

NJ BIZ

Website Makes Charity Connections B-Cause It Can

AUGUST 27, 2018

As a visually impaired person, Michael Benson can see clearly the benefit of getting help from others.

Benson, who says he was the youngest baby to undergo glaucoma surgery when he was born in 1961, overcame his disability to become a successful businessman. Reflecting on his personal experience launched him from the world of corporate sales to the nonprofit sector, where he experienced firsthand the dog-eat-dog world that not-for-profits can be while fundraising for his organization, Visual Experience Foundation in Spring Lake......Read More

THURSDAY, JULY 26, 2018

THE COAST STAR

Finding His True Vision

THURSDAY, JULY 26, 2018

Michael Benson has always dealt with vision impairment. Shortly after his birth, in 1961, he became the youngest baby in the world to have surgery for congenital glaucoma. At 16, he was told that he should start learning braille to prepare for a time when he might go blind....Read More

SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2018

INDUSTRY MAGAZINE

United Ways

SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2018

In early 2017, entrepreneur and philanthropist Michael Benson began the initial research for B-Causes, a cause-focused discount buyers' club headquartered in the Garden State.....Read More