by Denver Frederick | Nov 20, 2020 | Guest Interview
In order to feed and employ the fastest growing population in the world, a new approach is needed for agricultural development in Africa. This has been a focus of Bain & Company who recently came out with a report titled “How Farmer-Allied Intermediaries Can Transform Africa’s Food Systems.” And here to discuss it is Vikki Tam, the Co-Author of this report and the Leader of Bain Social Impact Practice.
by Denver Frederick | May 18, 2020 | Guest InterviewThe following is a conversation between Pierre Ferrari, President and CEO of Heifer International, and Denver Frederick, the host of the Business of Giving. In this interview, Pierre Ferrari, President and CEO of Heifer International, shares the following: • Passing...
by Denver Frederick | Jun 4, 2018 | Guest Interview
I would suspect that most listeners have heard of Irvine, California down in Orange County around Los Angeles. It is named after James Irvine who also founded the James Irvine Foundation, one of the most important and highly respected foundations in all of California. It’s a pleasure to have with us tonight their president and CEO, Don Howard.
by Denver Frederick | Sep 7, 2017 | Better Than Most
And this evening, we’re going over to Broad Street in Lower Manhattan to meet some of the staff at One Acre Fund. One Acre Fund serves smallholder farmers in Africa and works to help make them more productive and prosperous. We’ll begin the segment with Matt Forti, their Managing Director and a recent guest on The Business of Giving and then hear from members of the team.
by Denver Frederick | May 9, 2017 | Better Than MostBetter Than Most is a regular feature of The Business of Giving examining the best places to work among social businesses and nonprofit organizations. Denver: And this evening, we’re going to go up to Cambridge, Massachusetts and to the offices of a truly...