Thank you for all the support you have given our charity in the past. The nonprofit has lost 80% of it’s funding due to the cancellation of large events. But we aren’t about to give up. 

On March 6th because I said I would pivoted our programs to COVID-19 response and prevention. Your support will help us fight the crisis of a generation. Learn more about our mask sewing operations, support for healthcare workers, public service announcements and so much more at

Because I said I would is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.

We have some unique ways you can help us raise funds and some cool prizes to give away!

The Ultimate Alex Sheen Experience

A winner takes all, one of a kind, never done before experience. Spend the day with because I said I would Founder, Alex Sheen, see what the road is really like, walk away with some cool merch.

The winner receives… 

  • All-expenses-paid trip to one of Alex’s speeches
  • One-on-one public speaking coaching
  • 3 months of life coaching
  • The Steve Harvey jacket given to Alex on national television
  • See the video and full list of prizes: 

See the entire list of prizes, ways to enter and the official rules at

Can’t buy a ticket right now? We understand. Times are tough for all of us. Please help us with our fundraising endeavors by sharing the link with your friends.

Fill the Comet

Fill the Comet Challenge

Alex’s 1960 Mercury Comet is perhaps his most prized possession, but as the because I said I would Code of Honor reads… “It is an unfortunate reality that the betterment of humanity requires sacrifice.” As we find ourselves in the humanitarian crisis of a generation, Alex believes it is time to live by these words. 

To generate the most impact out of this fundraiser, we want to fill Alex’s Comet with collectibles from our supporters around the world.

Please consider donating! Some ideas include:

  • Autographed memorabilia
  • A collectible action figure
  • A rare rookie card

Please visit to learn more. Don’t forget to share the link with your friends too!