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  • 01:00

    CAF America Radio Show: Post 2015 SDGs and International Diaspora Giving

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    Ted Hart, host of the CAF America Radio Network and  CEO of CAF America, will be bringing together leaders in philanthropy to discuss the INSPIRATION, EDUCATION and APPLICATION of international grantmaking. Our show will feature two of CAF America’s distinguished panelists from the International Grantmaking Symposium:

    .The Post-2015 Sustainable Development Goals

    Heather Grady, Vice President at Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors, will discuss the role and importance of the Post- 2015 Sustainable Development Goals in international grantmaking and the role that philanthropy plays in civil society. Heather has been tackling community-level and policy challenges firsthand in East Asia, Africa and the Middle East during two decades of development and human rights work.

    International Diaspora Giving

    Alexander Dixon, Senior Director of The Diaspora Investment Alliance, will discuss the current state of diaspora giving internationally and the crucial role that diaspora giving plays in international philanthropy. He most recently served as the Senior Advisor to USAID, where he assisted USAID’s missions and private investors with investment structuring and negotiations related to Power Africa. 


  • 00:30

    CECP and CAF America: Corporate Giving

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    On this episode, CAFAmerica CEO Ted Hart  is pleased to discuss corporate giving with Margaret Coady, Director of the Committee for Encourging Corporate Philanthropy (CECP).  CECP’s mission is to lead the business community in raising the level and quality of corporate philanthropy.
    As CECP's director, Margaret leads the organization's long-range strategic and operational planning, authors quantitative and qualitative research reports, runs the annual Corporate Philanthropy Summit and Excellence Awards in Corporate Philanthropy selection process, and manages CECP's growing team of program specialists. Margaret also directs the Committee's partnership initiatives including joint research and events such as the development of Principles of Social Investment with the United Nations Global Compact, the release of a dollar valuation for corporate pro bono service in collaboration with the Taproot Foundation, and the forward-looking research report "Shaping the Future: Solving Social Problems through Business Strategy" with McKinsey & Company.  

  • 00:30

    Wealth Advisors & Their Role in HNWI Philanthropic Giving

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    Wealth Advisors & Their Role in HNWI Philanthropic Giving

    Why Talking About Philanthropy is a Smart Business Decision

    Ted Hart, CEO of CAF America, discusses the launch of CAF America's wealth advisory services with Eileen Wilhem, Director of Philanthropy who is joined by our guest David Ratcliffe, a Managing Director and the National Philanthropic Solutions sales executive for U.S. Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth Management.

    As experts in the field of philanthropic engagement and wealth management, Eileen and David highlight various topics and trends relevant to high net worth individuals while analyzing The U.S. Trust Study of the Philanthropic Conversation and they explore how this information can prove to be a valuable tool in building and strengthening client relationships.

    The show explores:

    The role of wealth advisors in philanthropy
    How wealth advisors can support the philanthropic goals of their clients
    Educating high net worth individuals on giving to their country of origin
    The challenges of discussing philanthropy with clients

  • 00:29

    Latest from the IRS: Is the Landscape of International Philanthropy Changing?

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    The New ED Regulations & their Impact on International Philanthropy

    On September 25, 2015 the IRS and US Department of Treasury issued the final regulations concerning equivalency determination standards long awaited by the philanthropic community. Ted Hart, CEO of CAF America, discusses the potential challenges and opportunities created by these finalized  regulations titled, Reliance Standards for Making Good Faith Determinations, with Elizabeth Kingsley J.D., A at Harmon, Curran, Spielberg + Eisenberg, LLP.

    As an expert in the field of international and domestic grantmaking regulations, specifically IRS and Department of Treasury rules, Elizabeth (Beth) Kingsley will explore in depth what these final regulations entail and how they will impact the philanthropic community. .

    The show will explore:

    The finalized regulations and their content

    The impact these regulations will have on CAF America and the larger field of international grantmaking

    Any challenges or opportunities that have arisen due to the regulations

    How these regulations will impact U.S.donors

  • 00:30

    Global Online Employee Giving Solution: Interview with Nina Vellayan

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    This episode features CAF America CEO Ted Hart interviewing Nina Vellayan, CEO & President of FrontStream Payments regarding the first of its kind Global Online Employee Giving Solution for Corporations and Employers throughout the United States.

    Charities Aid Foundation of America (CAF America) and FrontStream Holdings, LLC (dba FrontStream Payments)  have announced a partnership that will expand CAF America’s offerings to include an employee giving component and will enhance FrontStream’s ability to disburse donations to CAF America's database of over 181,000 international charities, in addition to FrontStream's database of over 1.5 million charities in the U.S.

    This unique partnership provides corporations the ability to run workplace giving campaigns that will benefit BOTH domestic (USA) and global (International) charities.

    FrontStream and CAF America are committed to ensuring that all supported organizations comply with U.S. rules and regulations and adhere to international grantmaking ‘best practices’ (including compliance with IRS regulations; anti-terrorist, FCPA and Patriot Act requirements).Listen to this podcast to learn more about CAF America and FrontStream’s joint efforts.

    For more information about CAF America, go to: www.CAFAmerica.org

    To learn more about FrontStream, go to:  www.frontstreampayments.com/about-us/


  • Computer America - Autodesk's Ralph Bond!

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    Computer America

    BOTH Hours: Ralph Bond.  Author, Computer America Correspondent.

    Ralph Bond is with Autodesk and he's here tonight as one of our Computer America Correspondents. Ralph finds technology items that will blow you away and tonight is no exception!

    Tonight's Topics include:

    Volvo wants robots to help collect your garbage, The fashion item that reacts when someone looks at it, Drones that Autonomously Build a Bridge, So the Robot Army Never Has to Stop, Watch a robot have an awful time building IKEA furniture, a TV station replaces all filming gear with iPhones and selfie sticks, a £57 million eco-friendly super yacht that can travel from Australia to Europe with 1 fuel stop, an iPhone app will build you a custom bra, the 10 best 2-in-1 laptops 2015: top hybrid laptops reviewed and SO much more!


  • 00:27

    A New Difference-AMERICA!

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    We are a call in talk show on politics.....

  • 00:31
  • Computer America - Slimware Utilities - Best of; News!

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    Computer America

    Hour one: Slimware Utilities.

    Slimware Utilities returns to us in this monthly one-hour segment as Computer America's Sponsor.  This is a Best-of Show.


    Hour two: News, brought to you by Slimware Utilities!

    Craig and Ben do Computer and Technology News, brought to you by Slimware Utilities, the Official Optimization Software of Computer America, and answer your computer questions!

  • 02:02


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    Live! goes live at 6pm PAC, 9:00pm EST every Tuesday & Thursday on BlogTalk Radio.

    Tuesday, OCT / 13 / 2015 at 6pm Pacific and 9pm Eastern & Thursday OCT / 8 /2015

    Hits Like a bored and stroked big V-twin is the hardcore biker right’s
    talk show that will shift the thoughts and minds of all! Screwdriver is a
    member of Bikers of Lesser Tolerance, which is a "No Compromise" philosophy
    that rights cannot ever be negotiated and the west coast Representative of
    B.A.D (Bikers Against Discrimination) and Bill Kennedy of Kennedy’s Custom
    Cycles!!! Join us each week as we give you straight talk on what is
    happening to Bikers on the Left Coast along with what YOU can do to join
    the cause! Tune in and check us out!!!!

  • Computer America - Consumer Electronics Expert Sandy Berger!

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    Computer America

    BOTH hours: Sandy Berger, Consumer Electronics Expert, Columnist.

    Sandy Berger is a Computer America Correspondent who is well veresed in things like printers, digital cameras and so much more. 

    Tonight Sandy discusses:

    SlimPort Nano-Console -- show your mobile phone on a big screen

    Apple Watch with Watch 2.0 operating system

    Is Windows 10 spying on use?

    The Amazon Fire TV, and so much more!