Philanthropist & Author


 shows how Kristoffer E. Doura’s near-death experience as a professional athlete lead him to a career in finance and outlines key principles that a nonprofit must apply to remain sustainable.

Kristoffer Doura

About the Author

As a former professional football player who faced a near-death experience, Kristoffer E. Doura has transitioned away from football, diving headfirst into his career in financial services. He is currently certified as a financial representative at 1847Financial, and his areas of expertise are charitable planning and strategic legacy preparation as well as a business exit strategy and business succession planning. 

Kristoffer E. Doura chose to pursue a career in finance due to his experiences growing up in a third-world country. Being a first-generation Haitian-American, he realized how businesses are key to creating opportunities for people. Kristoffer has a passion for using his business knowledge to help others. 

An alumnus of the University of Charleston, West Virginia, where he obtained a master’s in Business Administration and Leadership, Kristoffer spends time giving back to his community through various nonprofits such as Hugs and Smiles, Big Brothers Big Sisters Miami, the Boys and Girls Club Broward County, and Families First of Palm Beach County.

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