Moral support may be awarded based on application, nomination, or identification, either by a specified committee or individual members of the Advisory Board of Directors.
From time to time, LASF endorses an activity or project that is found worthy of support and encouragement because it embodies important aims of LASF. Typically, these are small start-up projects that show innovative and creative application of laughter arts & sciences. A small financial award may accompany the endorsement, but the main aim of endorsement is to lend support to the advancement of a growing vision that blends laughter, art, and science to make life better for individuals, and is deemed worthy of recognition and encouragement.
LASF endorses particular Starfish Projects: small, start-up, creative, passionate, projects, typically with a visionary founder/leader/director; they blend laughter, humor, art, and science; they can make an immediate small difference locally, and show potential for making a bigger difference eventually. For a catalog of Starfish Projects already endorsed by LASF, click here.