Positive Impact Philanthropy Podcast Podcast

Positive Impact Philanthropy Podcast

Lori Kranczer
The Positive Impact Philanthropy podcast interviews women entrepreneurs that have a philanthropic component to their businesses and personal life to create great impact within their business, life, and communities. Enjoy informational and light-hearted interviews with legacy giving expert and entrepreneur, Lori Kranczer!
Episode 91: An Interview with Justine Lucas, Founder of Q15 Impact
Join Lori and her guest, Justine Lucas, the Founder of Q15 Impact, to discuss how to solve significant social challenges. Justine, an expert in social impact strategies, explains her unique method for creating lasting change. At the heart of her philosophy lies the belief that building partnerships is essential for achieving significant societal impact!   Here are the things to expect in this episode: How does Q15 contribute to making a massive societal impact? Specific initiatives or strategies Q15 employs to achieve its goals.  Justine's current clients and projects at Q15 Impact. How do your values and beliefs influence your approach to impactful work? And much more! Q15 Impact: https://www.q15impact.com/ Q15's Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/q_15_impact/ Justine’s LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/justine-lucas-4a835515/ Clara Lionel Foundation: https://claralionelfoundation.org/ Global Citizen: https://www.globalcitizen.org/en/   Connect with Lori Kranczer! Website: https://linkphilanthropic.com Email: [email protected]   
May 15
19 min
Episode 90: An Interview with Hali Lee, Founding Partner of Radiant Strategies
Join Lori and her guest, Hali Lee, in a conversation about the significance of changing the practice of philanthropy. Hali Lee, Founding Partner of Radiant Strategies, shares her insights. It's common for donors to lose sight of why they give in the first place. This underscores the importance of reminding people that philanthropy is about helping others and connecting with the core reasons behind their giving!   Here are the things to expect in this episode: Radiant Strategies and its primary mission. How does planned giving hold power in creating a legacy? Experiences or influences that inspired Hali to work in this field. When will "The Big We" be released, and what can readers expect from it? And much more! Radiants Strategies Website: https://www.radiantstrategies.co/ Freedom School of Philanthropy: https://www.freedomschoolforphilanthropy.org/ Hali Lee’s LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/hali-lee-awgcnyc/   Connect with Lori Kranczer! Website: https://linkphilanthropic.com Email: [email protected]   
Apr 17
25 min
Episode 89: An Interview with Sheena Wilde, SVP of Corporate Philanthropy and the Kendra Scott Foundation
Join Lori and her guest, Sheena Wilde, as they delve into business philanthropy. Sheena Wilde is the SVP of Corporate Philanthropy at the Kendra Scott Foundation. The foundation's noble mission revolves around empowering women and youth through various avenues such as health, wellness, education, and entrepreneurship. Corporate philanthropy enacts positive change in communities!   Here are the things to expect in this episode: What pivotal moments or experiences influenced Sheena's transition into her role as SVP of Corporate Philanthropy? Philanthropy is considered a foundational element of the Kendra Scott Foundation. The changing ways to give. How are employees at the Kendra Scott Foundation actively engaged in philanthropic efforts? And much more! Sheena’s LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/sheena-wilde-4082314/ Kendra Scott’s LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/kendra-scott/ Kendra Scott Foundation’s Website: https://www.kendrascott.com/philanthropy.html Kendra Scott’s Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/kendrascott/ Kendra Scott’s Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/KendraScott/ Kendra Scott’s YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/KendraScott   Connect with Lori Kranczer! Website: https://linkphilanthropic.com Email: [email protected]   
Mar 27
28 min
Episode 88: An Interview with Jennifer Gabriel, CEO of the National Women’s Hall of Fame
Join Lori and her guest, Jennifer Gabriel, as they talk about celebrating women's achievements. Jennifer Gabriel is the CEO of the National Women's Hall of Fame, a nonprofit committed to amplifying women's voices and supporting those who drive positive change. Jennifer emphasizes the importance of acknowledging the contributions of every woman, reinforcing the idea that each deserves a moment of celebration!   Here are the things to expect in this episode: What sparked Jennifer's interest in advocating for women's rights? Who is funding the National Women's Hall of Fame? Jennifer advises newcomers to philanthropy to align their career choices with their passions and values. The developments or goals that people expect within the organization this year. And much more! National Women’s Hall of Fame Website: https://www.womenofthehall.org/ National Women’s Hall of Fame Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womenofthehall/ National Women’s Hall of Fame Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/womenofthehall/ National Women's Hall of Fame LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/national-women-s-hall-of-fame/ Jennifer Gabriel’s LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jennifergabriel/   Connect with Lori Kranczer! Website: https://linkphilanthropic.com Email: [email protected]   
Mar 6
23 min
87: An Interview with Jeannie Infante Sager, Director of Women's Philanthropy Institute at Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy
Join Lori and her guest, Jeannie Infante Sager, as they delve into the empowering journey of making women feel confident about their giving. Jeannie Infante Sager is the Women's Philanthropy Institute Director at Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy. She passionately encourages supporting organizations that uplift and empower women and girls, emphasizing the impact of meaningful contributions!    Here are the things to expect in this episode: Gender differences in charitable giving. How can we activate women and help them feel confident about their giving? Having meaningful conversations with donors is crucial for fostering strong, lasting relationships. Why do efforts to fund and support women and girls still represent a small percentage of philanthropic giving? And much more! Women's Philanthropy Institute at Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy: https://philanthropy.iupui.edu/institutes/womens-philanthropy-institute/index.html Women and Girls Index: https://equitablegivinglab.org/WGI Jeannie’s LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jeannie-infante-sager-4811495/   Connect with Lori Kranczer! Website: https://linkphilanthropic.com Email: [email protected]   
Feb 21
27 min
Episode 86: An Interview with Host Lori Kranczer, Founder of Raising Junior
Join Lori as Mara Patti will interview her about a product designed specifically for children with special needs or sensory issues. Lori Kranczer, the Founder of Raising Junior, will delve into the inspiration behind her innovative product, born out of her own experiences and challenges in ensuring the safety of her children. When consumers make a purchase, they contribute to a larger cause because a portion of the sales' profits goes to support nonprofits. This initiative helps families with special needs and allows individuals to make a positive impact through their buying choices!   Here are the things to expect in this episode: What is Raising Junior, and where can people buy this product? Lori's reason as to why she decided to launch this product. The product's unique features aim to provide a safe and comfortable experience for both children and their parents or caregivers. How Raising Junior plans to contribute to the community and create meaningful change. And much more! Raising Junior Website: https://raisingjunior.co/ Raising Junior Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/raisingjuniorco/ Raising Junior Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/raisingjuniorco   Connect with Lori Kranczer! Website: https://linkphilanthropic.com Email: [email protected]   
Feb 7
29 min
Episode 85: An Interview with Amanda Ramos, CEO of Women in Innovation
Join Lori and her guest, Amanda Ramos, as they discuss creating a world where women lead in shaping better futures. Amanda Ramos, the CEO of Women in Innovation, brings a wealth of experience, having been dedicated to this nonprofit for numerous years! Amanda showcases the potential for creating a world where women define their futures and design pathways for others to follow. It is a narrative of empowerment, collaboration, and the collective strength that arises when women unite to build a brighter, more inclusive tomorrow!   Here are the things to expect in this episode: What factors contribute to the limited participation of most women in making a significant impact in the world? Women in Innovation (WIN) offers opportunities for increased involvement in designing the future. WIN's range of programs and people who can participate.  In what ways did Amanda's prior job values serve as a foundation for her contributions to the mission and vision of Women in Innovation? And much more! Women in Innovation: https://womenininnovation.co/ WIN Donation Page: https://womenininnovation.co/donate-1 WIN Awards Page: https://womenininnovation.co/women-in-innovation-awards Amanda’s LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/amanda-ramos-3441552b/   Connect with Lori Kranczer! Website: https://linkphilanthropic.com Email: [email protected]   
Jan 24
27 min
Episode 84: An Interview with Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, Executive Director of NBPA Foundation
Join Lori and her guest, Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, as they talk about public service leadership. Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, currently serving as the Executive Director of the NBPA Foundation, brings a wealth of experience and insight to the discussion. Stephanie's dedication extends beyond national borders, as she actively works to improve communities in her own country and around the globe. Through her leadership, she exemplifies the potential for positive change that can be achieved when individuals in influential positions commit to fostering social impact!   Here are the things to expect in this episode: What the NBPA Foundation is all about. What factors influenced Stephanie's decision to pursue a career in politics? NBPA utilizes its resources to make a meaningful impact on a global level. How did Stephanie leverage her political position to create a lasting impact? And much more! NBPA Foundation website: https://www.nbpafoundation.com/ NBPA Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thenbpa/ Stephanie’s LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/stephanie-rawlings-blake-84951673/   Connect with Lori Kranczer! Website: https://linkphilanthropic.com Email: [email protected]   
Dec 13, 2023
25 min
Episode 83: An Interview with Jocelyn Wyatt, CEO of Alight
Join Lori and her guest, Jocelyn Wyatt, as they delve into a discussion about social enterprise. Jocelyn Wyatt, the CEO of Alight, is at the forefront of delivering crucial services and programs to internally displaced people and refugees globally. Jocelyn shares the potential positive outcomes when businesses prioritize goals beyond financial gain, ultimately making a meaningful difference in the lives of many!   Here are the things to expect in this episode: What is social enterprise? The primary mission or purpose of Alight. How do social enterprises contribute to positive social impact? Ways to support entrepreneurs in various countries who are in need of assistance. And much more! Alight’s Website: https://wearealight.org/ Alight’s Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/we.are.alight/ Alight’s Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/WeAreAlight/ Jocelyn’s LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jocelynwyatt/ Jocelyn’s Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/jocelynwyatt/   Connect with Lori Kranczer! Website: https://linkphilanthropic.com Email: [email protected]   
Nov 29, 2023
17 min
Episode 82: An Interview with Aisling Connaughton, Co-Founder of Cyd Connects
Join Lori and her guest, Aisling Connaughton, as they talk about helping business owners incorporate philanthropy into their companies. Aisling Connaughton, the Co-Founder of Cyd Connects, is well-versed in combining business and social impact. By building philanthropy into the core of your company's mission and operations, you can create a lasting positive impact. This approach goes beyond traditional business practices and opens opportunities to make a difference in the world!   Here are the things to expect in this episode: How to incorporate your business into philanthropy. Many businesses are now choosing to become B Corporations, and there are several compelling reasons for this trend. Companies can significantly contribute to solving pressing societal issues. Why women should actively seek out mentorship opportunities, both as mentors and mentees. And much more! Cyd Connects: https://cydconnects.com/ Aisling Connaughton’s LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/aisling-connaughton-01111123/?originalSubdomain=uk   Connect with Lori Kranczer! Website: https://linkphilanthropic.com Email: [email protected]   
Nov 15, 2023
24 min
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