A philanthropic entrepreneur and organizer of the next level lacrosse camps held annually in Colorado for young lacrosse players, 32-year-old Jon Urbana is an ardent supporter of local charities and just recently in collaboration with the Earth Force Movement, launched a fundraising campaign on Go Fund Me. The campaign aims at collecting funds that will go towards saving, protecting, and taking care of nature.
Being the founder of a lacrosse camp and owner of a spiffy website, Urbana has been privileged to work with the youth on various occasions. They also follow his Twitter account and flock to him on Instagram for support. He reckons how deeply moved he is by their efforts and emphasis on maintenance of clear environment. It is with these efforts and commitments that he and Earth Force seek to bring the Facebook population on board by engaging them as either activists or participants in this charitable cause.
The fundraising campaign was announced in an article on Jon’s WordPress blog and will be running on Go Fund Me, one of the leading online fundraising websites. The website allows people faced with various life challenges get financial help from well wishers from all over the world, drumming up support through channels like Vimeo and even Slideshare. Therefore, by placing the campaign on the Villanova website to appeal to the lacrosse community, Jon gives a chance to millions of environmental conservationists from all over the world to contribute towards this noble cause.
Apart from his participation in this campaign, organizing, and facilitating the annual Next Level Lacrosse Camps in Colorado. Jon is also an accomplished entrepreneur, a founding partner in Ellipse, and a notable business professional with a few ventures. He is a key member of Ellipse Technologies USA, a subsidiary of Ellipse Denmark. In the organization, he serves as the regional head of business development, responsible for the overall distribution of Ellipse products in the U.S as well as overseeing the activities of the marketing managers, departments, and distribution materials all over the country.
Jon Urbana is also a former professional lacrosse athlet
e with various awards such in the sport such as the NCAA Division 1 All-American player’s award and the CAA Defensive Player of the Year. During the camping sessions, he invites professional players currently playing in the local and national leagues as well the retired professionals to give insights of the game and mentorship about various life topics to the Colorado youths. By supporting Earth Force, contributors are not only helping in environmental conservation but are also advocating for the involvement of the youth in meaningful projects.