by Denver Frederick | Mar 22, 2021 | Guest Interview
SMASH was one of the earliest STEM education programs created in the United States as a way to prepare students of color for STEM college studies. Their vision is an ecosystem where every student, regardless of their zip code, has the opportunity to participate in and thrive in the global economy. And here to tell us more about it and how they’ve adapted during the COVID-19 pandemic is Eli Kennedy, the chief executive officer of SMASH.
by Denver Frederick | Mar 17, 2021 | Guest Interview
The Jed Foundation is a nonprofit that protects emotional health and prevents suicide for our nation’s teens and young adults. This is an issue that has become far more urgent during the current pandemic. What exactly has been the impact of this extended lockdown? And how has Jed responded to better serve young people? Here to discuss that, it’s a pleasure to have with us, John MacPhee, the executive director and CEO of The Jed Foundation.
by Denver Frederick | Aug 10, 2020 | Better Than Most
Denver: Generation Citizen empowers young people to become engaged and effective citizens, and their workplace culture looks to create the same for its employees. So, I went over to the New York City offices recently to check it out. We’ll begin with their CEO, Scott Warren, and then hear from some of the other members of the team.
by Denver Frederick | May 14, 2020 | Guest InterviewThe following is a conversation between Lisa Hamilton, President and CEO of the Annie E. Casey Foundation, and Denver Frederick, the host of the Business of Giving. In this interview, Lisa Hamilton, President and CEO of The Annie E. Casey Foundation shares the...
by Denver Frederick | Apr 9, 2020 | Guest InterviewThe following is a conversation between Aria Finger, CEO of DoSomething.org, and Denver Frederick, the host of The Business of Giving. In this interview, Aria Finger, CEO of DoSomething, shares the following: • COVID-19 and mental health • How the young view our...