Connecting A Better World

A podcast that focuses on social good and social entrepreneurship.

Episode 11

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23rd Apr 2019

CABW 011: The OtterCares Foundation

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The OtterCares Foundation is an organization that was founded by Nancy Richardson to invest in the education and to empower youth to create lasting change through philanthropy and entrepreneurship. Since 2009, the foundation has equipped kids, classrooms and communities to recognize their true potential to make a difference.

In this episode, Linda Crum, Executive Director of The OtterCares Foundation, chats about the mission of the Otter Products company of “Grow to Give” and how working for and with the company starts from the interview process all the way to their end goal of inspiring people in business through their investment in their employees to truly CONNECT to their own passions and to go out and make a difference in our community.

For more information about The OtterCares Foundation, please visit:
http://www.ottercares.org/
https://www.facebook.com/OtterCaresFoundation/
https://www.instagram.com/ottercares
https://twitter.com/ottercares

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Episode 10

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9th Apr 2019

CABW 010: Junior League of Fort Collins

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The Junior League of Fort Collins is an organization of women committed to promoting volunteerism and identifying needs within the community to create projects to impact those needs through collaborations and partnerships.

In this episode, Amanda Sammartino, President of the Junior League of Fort Collins chats about how the Junior League continues to support our community with an ongoing project called the Career Closet, which is a place where women can make an appointment to be “styled” with gently used (and sometimes new) clothes and accessories to help them be confident and prepared for the work force.

For more information to volunteer, support, or connect with Junior League of Fort Collins:

http://www.jlfortcollins.org
info@jlfortcollins.org
https://www.facebook.com/jlfortcollins/
https://twitter.com/jlfortcollins
https://www.instagram.com/jlfortcollins/

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Episode 9

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19th Mar 2019

CABW 009: Hearts Connected 4 Humanity

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Do you know when your heart may be touched where you can no longer ignore the strong pull and drive to give back and help others? It can be ANYWHERE. ANYTIME.

“It all started with a home visit.” ~ Regina Dickerson.

Join us as we talk with Regina Dickerson, Executive Director of Hearts Connected 4 Humanity, as she shares her experience walking into a home visit to witness bare cupboards and true hunger happening right here in our own cities and communities. Regina opens her heart and fuels her passion by providing services for youth, men, women, and seniors to heal the family as a whole through Hearts Connected 4 Humanity.

For more information to volunteer, support, or connect with Hearts Connected 4 Humanity or Regina Dickerson:
info@heartsconnected4humanity.org
https://www.heartsconnected4humanity.org
https://www.facebook.com/heartsconnected4humanity/
https://www.instagram.com/heartsconnected4humanity

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Episode 8

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5th Mar 2019

CABW 008: Cherie Mathews

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“Open your mind to innovative thinking in everything you do.” ~ Cherie Mathews

From computer engineer to PE teacher, to becoming an entrepreneur and business owner, Cherie Mathews teaches you how to look at the world through a different lens through her curious and questioning mind along with her passion to solve a problem and serve a need.

In this episode, we follow Cherie’s journey through pioneering the First Tee National School Program, which exposed ALL children to the game of golf as well as taught core life values, beginning with 48 kids and growing to reach 10 million young students throughout the United States. She also shares her story and entrepreneurial journey which started as a breast cancer survivor looking for a solution to solve a problem with the Heal In Comfort shirt as she grew her goal of reaching 100 patients to now 20,000 souls.

Inventor. Innovator. Business woman. Mentor. Keynote speaker. Angel investor. Teacher. Inspiration. You DO NOT want to miss this episode!

Connect with Cherie:
https://www.healincomfort.com/?ref=21&campaign=CABWPodcastonWebsite
http://www.therecoveryshirt.com/
https://www.linkedin.com/in/healincomfort/
https://www.facebook.com/healincomfort
https://twitter.com/healincomfort

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Episode 7

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19th Feb 2019

CABW 007: Feeding Our Community Ourselves with FoCo Cafe

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Did you know the FoCo (Feeding Our Community Ourselves) Café is NOT only a restaurant where you can enjoy a nutritious and delicious meal with local, sustainable, and organic ingredients, but also provides food to anyone regardless of their ability to pay. The FoCo Café also has many resources to help serve our community such as a free refrigerator, non-perishable food cupboard, and a giving tree with basic need items to include toiletries and clothing.

In this episode, we chat with Mallory Garneau, Executive Director of the FoCo Café as she fills us in on this is incredible non-profit organization and business who has an incredible ASK of coming in to have lunch and paying it forward.

For more information to volunteer, support, or connect with FoCo Café:
https://fococafe.org
https://www.facebook.com/FoCoCafe/
https://twitter.com/FoCo_Cafe
https://www.instagram.com/FoCoCafe/

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Connecting A Better World
This show takes time to pause life to focus on social good, social entrepreneurship, and social impact. There are enough people tearing each other down and apart in relationships, business, and all over the world. It is time to STOP. Shift the focus...
This show takes time to pause life to focus on social good, social entrepreneurship, and social impact. There are enough people tearing each other down and apart in relationships, business, and all over the world. It is time to STOP. Shift the focus to the people who are making a difference in this world by creating and serving others in ways they have embraced. This show is aimed to connect people to listen, learn, and spark interest and empowerment in how they themselves see what they can bring forth to make this world a better place.

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