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Episode #41

Featuring Dan, James, Kaitlin, and Laura

May 26, 2022

Honoring Those Who Sacrificed All

This Memorial Day, our very own Dan, James, Kaitlin, and Laura share their personal thoughts about bravery, freedom, pride, and family. Hear their stories as we honor those who have sacrificed.

Episode #40

Featuring Beth Sturman

May 19, 2022

Rebuilding Lives & Restoring Hope

It takes tremendous courage to take that first step. But the Laurel House has been a sanctuary to Montgomery County’s fragile population for more than 40 years and counting. Executive Director, Beth Sturman speaks about myths, warning signs, crisis intervention, progress, Safe Haven Shelter, and a toll-free number, (800) 642 – 3150, (or Text HOPE to 85511) that can make the difference.

Episode #39

Featuring Stefanie Pessis Weil

May 12, 2022

Juggling Balls as Effectively as Possible

Balance? What’s that? Set the bar high but be your authentic self. Stefanie Pessis Weil, from Empowered Nonprofits, shares her perspective about prioritizing, making choices, and modeling behaviors that work for your unique lifestyle.

Episode #38

Featuring Dawn & KJ

May 5, 2022

It’s a Gift With – May 2022

They’re back chatting about hot yoga, breathwork, calm app, eradicating a few phobias, generosity, and May causes. Co-hosts Dawn & KJ share the 411 on Indy Tech Gives and return to in-person events.

Episode #37

Featuring Ilana, Carly, & Christa

April 28, 2022

Reaching Milestones

We can do better than awareness by displaying appreciation and inviting autistic people to the table. Through MAPS, individuals with autism can reach milestones and their full potential, offering a spectrum of valuable input to our communities.

Episode #36

Featuring Nora Hanna

April 21, 2022

Fundraising Innovation & Missions Multiplied

One multi-faceted bracelet can touch many lives and impact different causes, yours included. Until there’s a cure, Nora Hanna and her team are dedicated to uniting the circles of life and inspiring world change. It’s a matter of asking yourself, “How (do) I value life.”

Episode #35

Featuring Pamela Oakes

April 14, 2022

Weaving the Story

It’s 4th quarter, 4th down, and seconds on the clock. You’re at the one-yard line and 3 points behind – what’s your pep talk? Pamela Oakes talks about crafting an exciting, inspirational, and motivational pep talk that will help you win the game.

Episode #34

Featuring Dawn & Kristen

April 7, 2022

It’s a Gift with – April 2022

April is dedicated to World Autism Awareness, Environmental Protection, Honoring Volunteers, and many other great causes – one step closer to societal change.

Episode #33

Featuring Cierra Reynolds & Nick Savarese

March 31, 2022

Live Life to the Fullest

One ‘world day’ (out of seven official health-specific UN Days) to support awareness,  acceptance, embracing neurodiversity, and empowering the next generation of change-makers.