March is Women’s Month and Deb Gordon spotlighted two dynamic and inspiring entrepreneurial women successfully running their own businesses in non-traditional arenas: Peta Phipps and Brandice Henderson.
Deb Gordon’s guest was Johanna Osburn, Executive Director of Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS (DIFFA), which was started in New York in 1984 as a grass roots effort to help those in the arts who were dying from this new disease called HIV/AIDS.
Deb Gordon’s guest was LaRue Allen, Executive Director of the Martha Graham Dance Company, which was started in New York by Ms. Graham 89 years ago and is the world’s oldest dance company.
Deb Gordon’s guest was Julie Ratner, founder of the Ellen Hermanson Foundation, named in honor of her younger sister Ellen, who died from breast cancer in 1995 at the age of 42.
The IRS wants to ensure that taxpayers are informed about the option to Free File as an alternative to having to pay to file their federal taxes, and Deb Gordon’s guest was Patricia Svarnas, IRS Field Media Relations Spokesperson for New York and New Jersey.
Deb Gordon’s guest was Amanda Munz, founder of The Fashion Foundation – a New York based 501c3 non-profit with the mission to provide school supplies to underserved students to help nurture their education.
Queens Borough President Melinda Katz was Deb Gordon’s guest to spotlight Queens and its distinction as the best United States tourist destination for 2015 according to Lonely Planet’s Annual Survey.
Deb Gordon spotlighted Alzheimer’s Awareness Month with Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr., former NY State Senator and President & CEO of the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America…
Deb Gordon’s guest was Ellen Yoshiuchi, Program Director of the National Kidney Foundation of Greater New York, whose mission is to help prevent kidney disease by creating awareness and raising funds for lifesaving programs that educate and support patients, their families and those at risk.
Deb Gordon’s guest was Arlene Sullivan, Artist, Co-Founder and Executive Director of the Changing Images Art Foundation, Inc., a not for profit with the mission of providing “medicine for the soul” by painting murals and walls in various institutions and injecting color and life into the surroundings of the sick and elderly, as well as children in schools and shelter systems.