Filipino-American boxer Nonito Donaire, Jr. recently got together in the Philippines with British financial services expert and philanthropist Greg Secker. They were there to witness the Greg Secker Foundation give 100 homes to typhoon victims. Secker, a forex trading expert, is doing social projects all over the globe and Donaire is working to inspire more athletes to use their voice, platform and social conscience to improve the lives of the less fortunate. In 2009, Nonito Donaire gave a million dollars to help the housing rehabilitation program for Typhoon Ondoy victims.
Nonito Donaire wants to work with other athletes to help impoverished people by building thousands of homes. A friend connected him to Greg Secker. In 2013, Secker saw the housing rehabilitation program for typhoon victims in Iloilo run by Filipina Rosario Sanico. He found an area that needed help and built 100 homes in Lemery. Locals call the development the Greg Secker Foundation Village. For Nonito Donaire starting 2018 involved with Greg Secker and giving to the less fortunate is exactly what he wants to be doing.
Greg Secker is a financial services expert who was a trading technologist with Thomas Cook Financial Services in the 1990s. He had a talent for designing foreign exchange trading systems. Developing the online forex trading platform called Virtual Trading Desk led to Secker winning the British Telecom Award. Secker was working with Mellon Financial Corporation as a vice president and learning from experts in financial trading by the time he was 25. He retired in 2003, built his own trading floor at home and began focusing on full-time forex trading.
Greg Secker started the Knowledge to Action Group to teach people to use trading strategies effectively. Several wildly popular books by Secker soon followed including Trading Your Way to Success and Financial Freedom Through Forex. He also helped write The Book Of Success: Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Success. By 2010 when he started the philanthropic organization, The Greg Secker Foundation, his companies FX Capital, SmartCharts Software, Capital Index and Learn To Trade had made Secker a wealthy and well-respected investor.