Ashley Swearengin, President & CEO of the Central Valley Community Foundation, discusses the current financial investments that are implementing lasting changes within the city of Fresno. This interview was produced in collaboration with ValleyPBS.
Kristen Beall, President & CEO of the Kern Community Foundation, discusses how donors play a key role in building the industries of the area. This interview was produced in collaboration with ValleyPBS.
In this collaboration with WHUT – Howard University Television, host Mark Oppenheim interviews nonprofit leaders from the Washington D.C. region and discuss the work they do to improve the communities they serve.
Featuring: Cecil Williams, Founder of Glide Foundation; Jim Thompson, CEO of Positive Coaching Alliance; Sue Gardner, Executive Director of Wikimedia Foundation; Kwang-Wu Kim, Dean of ASU Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts; Jane Pisano, President & Director of Natural History Museum of Los Angeles; David Williams, President & CEO of Make-A-Wish Foundation; Deborah Gilpin, President & CEO of Children’s Museum of Phoenix; Dale Franzen, Director of The Broad Stage; Benjamin Simon, Music Director of San Francisco Chamber Orchestra; Maya Dillard Smith, Director of Strategic Partnerships and Investment of Youth Uprising; Reginald Adams, President & CEO of Museum of Cultural Arts Houston; Paul Rice, President & CEO of Fair Trade USA; Martin Fisher, CEO of KickStart; Paula Golden, Executive Director of Broadcom Foundation; Fred Fisher, President & CEO of ALS Association Golden West; Sam Cobbs, CEO of First Place for Youth; Melanie Rios Glaser, Executive Director of The Wooden Floor.
Joel Arquillos, Executive Director of 826LA, discusses how writing is a fundamental tool in preserving history, culture, and the thoughts of individuals worldwide. This interview was produced in collaboration with KLCS.
Eliza Byard, Executive Director of Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network, discusses creating equal access to the benefits of a safe and welcoming learning environment for all students, regardless of their identity.
Carol Jenkins, CEO of World Learning Inc., discusses how the organization educates college students, including those with special needs, so they may contribute to societies across the world. This interview was produced in collaboration with WHUT (Howard University Television).
President Rebecca Haag discusses advocating for fair and effective AIDS policies, conducting cutting edge HIV prevention programs, and providing health and wellness services to people already living with HIV.
Robin Dublin, Executive Director of Alaska Botanical Garden, discusses what makes their gardens unique and what visitors can expect. This interview was produced in collaboration with Alaska Public Media.
Polly Carr, Executive Director of Alaska Center for the Environment and Alaska Conservation Voters, talks about the vision of both organizations of having a clean and community driven Alaska. This interview was produced in collaboration with Alaska Public Media.