BEAN (charity)

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Founded 2002
Founder Howard Wu
Headquarters Seattle, WA, USA
Key people
Howard Wu, CEO

BEAN, a non-profit organization based in Seattle, Washington, United States, encourages volunteerism for young professionals and benefits local and international charitable organizations. BEAN was founded in 2002 by Howard Wu. [1] [2] BEAN currently has chapters in Seattle, San Francisco, Phoenix, Minneapolis, New York, Philadelphia, Shanghai, [3] Hong Kong and Seoul.

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