Our Entrepreneurs

Kindrid

Leighton Cusack & Jason Burkholder

Leighton Cusack is the co-founder of Kindrid. Born in Grand Rapids Michigan, he received a degree in International Business from Azusa Pacific University. His experience includes marketing at Steelcase, on-the-ground consulting work in International markets, and leading the "Ride for Rwanda" where he raised over $65,000 as a college student. Leighton currently lives in New York City and attends Trinity Grace Church in Williamsburg.

Jason Burkholder is the co-founder of Kindrid and Creative Director for the company. He holds a B.A. in Graphic Design from Azusa Pacific in California, where he worked with Leighton on “The Ride for Rwanda.” He has a breadth of creative experience, having worked in photography, web design, film, set design, marketing strategy and consulting. Jason currently resides in New York City and attends Trinity Grace Church in Williamsburg.

Kindrid unleashes generosity by building ways to facilitate and communicate giving rooted in an understanding of generosity. Kindrid's first product, Smart Giving gives churches and non-profits a simple way to receive gifts straight from smartphones. Organization's using Kindrid's services find increases in both giving engagement and total giving.

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