About Mike Rusch

Based in Downtown Bentonville, Arkansas, Mike is the Chief Executive Officer at Pure Charity, a nonprofit dedicated to building world class technology solutions for Nonprofit Organizations, Individual Fundraising, and Community Advocacy.

Mike currently serves on the Board of Directors for Help One NowMercy House GlobalCanopy Northwest Arkansas99 Balloons@HopeMob, Laundry Love, and Serve Northwest Arkansas.  

Prior to Pure Charity, Mike worked for Nickelodeon, The Walt Disney Company, Hershey Foods, and served in the US Marine Corps. Mike is a husband of 22 years, father of 4, a lover of a great story, and never too far from a fly-fishing river.  

Ethiopia Day 3

…4:00 a.m. and sleep has escaped my grasp.

My mind & heart are alive because just a few feet away I hear the turning and breathing of my little girl who tonight sleeps in peace.

I want to put my arms around her right now and lift her from her bed because I have waited far too long for that…

Ethiopia Day 3

Ethiopia Day 3