Tag Archive: Causes

12
Jan

Ep 45 – Marc Middleton, Filmmaker of Conquering Kilimanjaro & CEO of Bolder Broadcasting Inc.

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With an elevation of 19,341 feet Mt. Kilimanjaro is the highest peak in Africa and the namesake of the film Conquering Kilimanjaro, a documentary following a group of cancer survivors attempting to summit this challenging mountain. Today, we speak with the Marc Middleton, Founder and CEO of Bolder Broadcasting Inc. (also known as Growing Bolder) and filmmaker of the the documentary. Marc answers for us:

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10
Jul

Ep 38 – ReThink Homelessness with Joshua Johnson

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Episode 38 Show Notes

Today’s show takes a more serious tone as we talk about homelessness in Central Florida. Our guest, Joshua Johnson, is the Lead Advocate for ReThink Homelessness, an initiative to raise awareness of homelessness in Orlando – part of the Central Florida Commission on Homelessness. Joshua’s work can be found online under the #ReThinkHomelessness hashtag and offers a moving insight into the homeless community we all walk by downtown… but often ignore. Joshua talks to us about:

01
Jul

Ep 37 – Volunteering in Orlando with Diane Rodriguez Portillo

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Episode 37 Show Notes

Diana Rodriguez Portillo needed a change. She packed everything up, moved to Orlando and started volunteering as a way to discover her new community. Since then, she’s embraced giving back and volunteers all around the the city, especially at arts and cultural events. A frequent volunteer at the Mad Cow Theater, Diana’s enthusiasm towards volunteering is enough to inspire all of us to give back to our community. Diana talks with us about:

01
May

Ep 34 – Emerald Barnes, Sweet Tart Beauty

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Episode 34 Show Notes

When Emerald Barnes turned 20 she was impacted by a genetic disorder that gave her a disability. As a fashion blogger, she shortly noticed an industry who valued her in the past, suddenly become disinterested in her… because of her disability. Emerald is on a mission to change the fashion industry’s perceptions of people who have a disability. They are beautiful too.