Alex Sheen is the Founder of because I said I would, the international social movement and non-profit dedicated to the betterment of humanity through promises made and kept. Sparked by the loss of his father in September 2012, Alex began sending promise cards to anyone who requested them at no cost. Since then, because I said I would hassent over 6.64 million promise cards to over 150 countries. Alex’s commitment to the betterment of humanity has inspired millions around the world. The story of his promises has been shared virally throughout social media and international news.