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Tilson fights malaria


Whitney Tilson, value investing guru and manager of T2 Partners, has joined with his family to fight malaria.Whitney's sister Dana runs an anti-malaria mosquito net program in Kenya for Population Services International.

The Tilson family has a long history with international development projects. Whitney and Dana's parents met and married in the first group deployed by the Peace Corps. They later worked in Tanzania, Nicaragua, Ethiopia and in Kenya, where they plan to retire.