Executive Director Sue Gardner discussed the challenges of stewarding an international community that develops, contributes to, and uses the world’s largest free knowledge project. Interviewed in 2009.
In episode 4 of our INSIGHT collaboration with Alaska Public Media we we interviewed Robin Dublin, Executive Director of the Alaska Botanical Gardens, and Nina Kemppel, President & CEO of Alaska Community Foundation, both dedicated to serving Alaska’s unique environment and diverse communities. Dublin discusses the garden’s dedication to sustainable projects and shares interesting details on leading a garden to thrive in Alaska’s unique environment; Kemppel shares some of the major forces behind the success of the Alaska Community Foundation.
World Bank President Jim Young Kim announced this week that Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates will donate $100 million to a World Bank fund for women entrepreneurs, as part of the larger $1 billion women’s empowerment fund led by World Bank.
Nancy Vyskocil, President of the Northwestern Minnesota Foundation, discusses the importance of supporting small businesses to fuel the economy and help the region grow. This interview was produced in collaboration with LPTV.
Kristen Beall, President & CEO of the Kern Community Foundation, discusses the organization’s various tactics in making effective changes within California’s Central Valley community. This interview was produced in collaboration with ValleyPBS.