Deb Gordon’s guest was Stew Leonard, CEO of Stew Leonard’s food stores spotlighting the Stew Leonard III Water Safety Foundation, which Mr. Leonard founded in 1990, along with his wife Kim, shortly after their 21 month old toddler drowned in their family pool. The Leonards have pledged to do everything they can to prevent this tragedy from happening to other families.
Deb Gordon’s guest was music mogul and philanthropist, Russell Simmons, co-founder of Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation which he started in 1995 with his brothers, painter Danny Simmons and Joseph “Rev. Run” Simmons. The Foundation is [...]
Deb Gordon’s guest was Kris Moon – Senior Director, Strategy and Development at the James Beard Foundation (JBF), which is a 501 c3 non-profit that was founded in New York City in 1986 with the mission to celebrate, nurture and honor America’s diverse culinary heritage.
Deb Gordon’s guest was Matko Tomicic, Executive Director of LongHouse Reserve, which is a not for profit museum located on the East End of Long Island, founded in 1991 by artist Jack Lenor Larsen that contains an arboretum and sculpture gardens, and also provides a wide range of programs and workshops for adults and children alike.
Deb Gordon’s guests were Robert Gebbia CEO and Christine Moutier, Chief Medical Officer at The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) which is the largest national non-profit dedicated to preventing and understanding suicide through research and education.
Deb Gordon’s guest was Phil Marella who co-Founded Dana’s Angels Research Trust (DART) with his wife Andrea after their daughter Dana was diagnosed with Neimann-Pick Type C (NPC), which is a very rare cholesterol storage [...]
Deb Gordon’s guest was Michael Coughlin, Quality Assurance Officer at Big Brothers Big Sisters of New York City.
President Obama and his administration gave Americans extra time to enroll in health plans through the federal marketplace and extended the deadline to April 15, 2014, and Deb Gordon spotlighted the issue with guest Roger Milliner.
Deb Gordon’s guest was Allyson Sherman, Chief Development Officer, External Relations at The Food Bank For New York City which was founded in 1983 to address the growing needs of people seeking emergency food assistance in New York City.
Deb Gordon spotlighted recent child abuse cases with Dr. Mary Pulido, Executive Director of the New York Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NYSPCC) which is the first child protective agency in the world and whose unique work is used as a model for child welfare agencies across the nation.