Mark Oppenheim leads a conversation on creating opportunity for underserved individuals through educational opportunities with guests: Mia Bonta, CEO of Oakland Promise and Meredith Curry, Fellow at Northern California College Promise Coalition.
Mark Oppenheim leads a conversation on immigrant children rights with guests: Rich Leimsider, Executive Director of Safe Passage Project; Gladis Molina Alt, Child Advocate Program Director at The Young Center for Immigrant Children’s Rights; and Wendy Young, President of The Kids in Need of Defense (KIND).
Tiffany Schleppegrell, Executive Director of Project Care Free Clinic, discusses providing a wide array of services to those battling grave health issues, including healthcare and emotional support. This interview was produced in collaboration with WDSE/WRPT
Mark Oppenheim leads a conversation with the workforce team at Goodwill Southern California as well as partner ARCO Brand Management with guests: Luis Castanon, Senior Director of Workforce & Career Development and Alejandro Garcia, Career Service Specialist at Goodwill Southern California; and Alicia Vargas-Pharis from ARCO Brand Management.
Mark Oppenheim leads a conversation with the executive team of Goodwill Southern California with guests: Patrick McClenahan, President and CEO; Jessica Lall, Board Member; and Simon Lopez, Chief Impact Officer.
Jodi Slick, Founder & CEO of Ecolibrium 3, discusses the importance of cultivating valuable job skills within children so they may grow to fully contribute to society. This interview was produced in collaboration with WDSE/WRPT.
Jodi Slick, Founder & CEO of Ecolibrium 3, discusses the founding of the organization and the work they do to help people out of energy poverty that inspires a sustainable future in the Duluth community. This episode was produced in collaboration with WDSE/WRPT
Lee Stuart, Executive Director of CHUM, discusses creating a more just and safe society without negatively affecting the community at large. This interview was produced in collaboration with WDSE/WRPT.
Lee Stuart, Executive Director of CHUM, discusses the history, the mission, and the future of the organization, which provides basic necessities and programs to help people and families struggling in their community. This interview was produced in collaboration with WDSE/WRPT.
Host Mark Oppenheim leads a conversation on the 100 Club organization with guests: Caitlyn Brennan, CEO of 100 Club of Chicago; Angela Harrolle, President & CEO of 100 Club of Arizona; and William Skeen, Executive Director of 100 Club Houston, TX
Host Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion services designed for the LGBTQ community with guests: National Center for Lesbian Rights Executive Director Imani Rupert- Gordon; Fenway Health CEO Ellen LaPointe; and LGBT Community Center of Greater Cleveland Executive Director Phyllis Harris
Host Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on food insecurity in the states of California and Texas with guests: Houston Food Bank President & CEO Brian Greene; San Antonio Food Bank President & CEO Eric Cooper; and San Diego Food Bank President & CEO James Floros.
Host Mark Oppenheim interviews guests: Choices for Victims of Domestic Violence Executive Director Elizabeth Abdur-Raheem; Partnership Against Domestic Violence President & CEO Nancy Friauf; and National Network to End Domestic Violence President & CEO Deborah Vagins.
In the wake of the coronavirus crisis that has stopped the world in its tracks, religious communities around the world are embracing new and creative ways of connecting with each other. Social distancing efforts have resulted in video calls for sermons, prayers in open spaces, and other creative measures to keep communities close during these challenging times.
Corporate Diversity professionals are crucial to the improvement of our nation’s workforce and yet they are rarely supported by the businesses that hire them. Though embraced by many businesses and corporations as a good starting point for positive change, systems of inclusion are often set up to fail when diversity leaders are not actively supported by the companies that hire them.
Host Mark Oppenheim interviews guests: United Religions Initiative’s Executive Director Rev. Victor Kazanjian, Jr; Director of Global Communications and Strategic Planning Isabelle Ortega; and Director of Cooperation Circle Support Maria Crespo.