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Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen is the Founder and President of the Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen Foundation (LAAF.org), a private operating foundation that aims to inspire, educate and empower all individuals to give, live and lead in a way that matters more. Since 2000, Laura has developed and taught numerous courses at Stanford University, including the Stanford Graduate School of Business’ first courses on strategic philanthropy. Laura also teaches Power of You: Women in Leadership to prepare students to meet the challenges that currently exist for women leaders in the workplace, as well as use their own position, voice and platform to promote inclusivity and advance impact. Laura is the Founder and Board Chairman of Stanford PACS (Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society), a global research center committed to exploring ideas to create social change and publisher of the award-winning Stanford Social Innovation Review (SSIR). Laura is also the Founder and Chairman Emeritus of SV2 (Silicon Valley Social Venture Fund), a venture philanthropy fund of over 200 individuals and families who leverage their financial, intellectual and human capital to fund and scale innovative, early-stage nonprofits across the Bay Area. Her New York Times bestselling and award-winning book, Giving 2.0: Transform Your Giving and Our World (Wiley, 2011), empowers people of all backgrounds, ages and passions to give their time, money, networks and expertise—in any amount—in a way that matters more.