Eric Lefkofsky is a wealthy American businessman with a net worth estimated to be around $1.7 billion. He extensively uses technology to give back to the community and help people who desperately need help. He co-founded Tempus a Lab that uses technology and data to make cancer treatment better and modernize its treatment.Eric uses his social media accounts to educate his friends and followers about cancer, raise funds for cancer patients and promote cancer awareness. His Twitter account is mainly focused on the technology and its impact on the health sector.Lefkofsky founded Lefkofsky Family Foundation a charitable organization that he uses as a platform to better the lives of those in need. The foundation also supports educational organizations, scientific centers, and other charitable organizations.
Eric focused on individuals who want to be a successful entrepreneurs in his book “Accelerated Disruption.” The book is ideal for people with ideas which are not yet implemented; it tells you how to change ideas to enterprises.Eric Lefkofsky was born in 1969 and raised up by his parents in Southfield, Michigan. He later graduated from the University of Michigan with bachelor’s degree in law. He has been working to better his entrepreneurship skills and using technology to find a solution to cancer treatment. Eric has also been actively involved in working with charitable organizations targeting education, health, technology, and human rights.
Some of his philanthropy includes a program dubbed Moneythink which he uses to provide financial mentorship to children in urban areas. He also assists the community through human rights organizations like Planned Parenthood of Illinois, health agencies like Medical Mission for Children among others. He is also a board member of Lurie’s Children Hospital Chicago, Museum of Science and Technology, and the Art Institute of Chicago. He uses these board membership positions to better the lives of people in his community.