Susan Wicht has a passion for education,  her current focus on Arabic at Teachers College Columbia University has demonstrated the need for Arabic language teaching in a city that counts over 6,000 Arab immigrant children with interrupted education.

Susan Wicht is an educator and philanthropist,  she is a proud Board Member of the Global Language Project (GLP) an organization that  successfully bringing language learning classes in Spanish, French, Chinese and, now, Arabic to disadvantaged kids in public schools. They serve over 1,700 kids, most of whom live in the New York area.

Susan also has a passion for students overseas and is a proud Board Member of D.E.F. helping the organization raise funds for their beneficiary partners.