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  • 00:14

    Connecting NonProfits

    in Business

    Today on Community Voices with Carly Alyssa Thorne we talk with John Suffern, VP of Non-Profit Services and Solutions at Lumity. We talk about non-profits and about Lumity connecting nonprofits to vital resources.


    With 24 years of experience in information data management, workforce development, business development, customer relations and project management, John now leads the Non-Profit Services division at Lumity which includes Technology, Finance, Training, and NPO.net


    To Learn More about John Suffern and Lumity go to: http://www.lumity.org


    To see Full Blog post with Links, Bios, Embeds of Podcast and Videos Interviews go to: http://carlyalyssathorne.com/connecting-nonprofits/


    ?To become a guest on one of our Shows go to: http://carlyalyssathorne.com/be-a-guest-on-one-of-our-shows


     

  • Positively Autistic: Autism, God's Bright Kids--Back to School!

    in Lifestyle

    Today's show will be about back to school ideas. Many have already started school, but like Dana's family, some have not. You will find out about practical ideas that's helpful for both the public school student and homeschooling student, plus ideas on how to make homeschooling different and fun and exciting! And how to help your Autistic child through it while keeping your sanity!


    Dana is the owner of AngelArts, a Creative Arts Agency and Publishing House. Seven years ago, she discovered that her son and husband both have Aspergers. It's opened up a whole new world for her and her family. Yes, there are incredible challenges, but she chooses to see how God has blessed her family through it.
    Her son created a painting that became an inspiration for her Autism Awareness product line, Autism: God's Bright Kids. She also is publishing a book called "Angels in the Midst: Rising Above Autism and Aspergers," a collection of stories, poetry, videos, and artwork about how God uses ordinary people in the challenge of living with Autism and how He works in the midst of it. She is looking for submissions, sponsors, and nonprofits to give a portion of the revenue to.

  • 00:33

    TALK! with Marie Presents NonProfit Commons, Live Music & Poetry in Second Life

    in Music

     


    Today's show features Musicians James Olmos, Tukso Okey, Noma Falta, Danny Gali, Oscar Butler, Tim Behrens and Jordan Reyne. Marie also shares the work of NonProfit Commons, SafeNight and TechSoup. Stay connected on twitter!


    Featured Organizations:


    The mission of the Nonprofit Commons in Second Life is to create a community for nonprofits to explore and learn about virtual worlds, foster connections, and discover the many ways in which nonprofits might utilize the unique environment of Second Life to achieve their missions.


    SafeNight is a mobile app that alerts individual donors to fund hotel rooms when local domestic violence shelters are full. Agencies use a web-based tool to send a request for emergency funding and donors receive an opportunity to pay via SafeNight.


     

  • 01:02

    Wealthy Wednesday with guest Evan Zislis from Intentional Solutions

    in Entrepreneur

    Wealthy Wednesday Radio show hosted by Luci McMonagle, an Abundance Success Coach, is for Women Entrepreneurs like you that is ready to make an impact on the world, attract your ideal clients, create more sales and use public speaking as a platform to increase your influence. Like our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/WealthyWednesdayRadio


    Our guest speaker is Evan Zislis has a Master’s degree in curriculum development & experiential education, he started his career as a 7th grade teacher at Aspen Middle School. Serving several nonprofits of Aspen Valley in program development & organizational leadership he created his own consulting firm in 2012.  Evan is an author in The Aspen Times called “Life.Simplified.” His first book, ClutterFree Revolution: Simplify Your Stuff, Organize Your Life & Save the World, became an overnight bestseller. Recently expanded with foreword by Dr. Melva Green from critically acclaimed TV series, Hoarders, Evan will launch the new version of ClutterFree Revolution in the summer 2015. Evan’s signature programs are ClutterFree Revolution ACADEMY (a 90-day boot camp for households) and “2 for Teachers,” (a philanthropic program delivering organizational consulting to public school teachers across the country for free).   www.MyIntentionalSolutions.com www.ClutterFreeRevolution.com 


    www.Facebook.com/ClutterFreeRevolution

  • 00:38

    Making Community Assets Count: Learning to Navigate Census.gov

    in Management

    Ileana Serrano, Data Dissemination Specialist with the Census Bureau, will be the featured guest on Monday’s episode. “People tend to think about the Census as an event that happens every ten years”, Serrano said.  “They would be amazed at the resources we have for small businesses and nonprofits to make plans that will take them to the next level.” The American Fact Finder and Economic Census can help nonprofit leaders and small business owners develop customized data sets to develop business plans, proposals, programs, advocate for their communities and roll out new products.


    The Census Bureau is part of the U.S. Department of Commerce. The U.S. Census Bureau is overseen by the Economics and Statistics Administration (ESA) within the Department of Commerce. The Economics and Statistics Administration provides high-quality economic analysis and fosters the missions of the U.S. Census Bureau and the Bureau of Economic Analysis.


    Call in live at (347) 884-8121. You don't need an account to listen, but, if you want to participate in an online chat, open a listener-only account at https://secure.blogtalkradio.com/register.aspx?type=listener to participate in a live chat.


    Visit http://valeriefleonard.com and http://valeriefleonard.com/nonprofitu


    Follow @VFLeonard and @NonprofitU

  • 00:51

    Positively Autistic: Autism, God's Bright Kids--Sharing Extravaganza Part 2

    in Lifestyle

    Today is going to be a sharing extravaganza part two! I am going to continue sharing some very helpful, encouraging and practical ideas for those dealing with the challenge of Autism. Come and listen and of course call in if you have an inspiring story to share with us!


    Dana is the owner of AngelArts, a Creative Arts Agency and Publishing House. Seven years ago, she discovered that her son and husband both have Aspergers. It's opened up a whole new world for her and her family. Yes, there are incredible challenges, but she chooses to see how God has blessed her family through it.



    Her son created a painting that became an inspiration for her Autism Awareness product line, Autism: God's Bright Kids. She also is publishing a book called "Angels in the Midst: Rising Above Autism and Aspergers," a collection of stories, poetry, videos, and artwork about how God uses ordinary people in the challenge of living with Autism and how He works in the midst of it. She is looking for submissions, sponsors, and nonprofits to give a portion of the revenue to.

  • 01:33

    iBloom Radio W/Host La Deema Burns W/Cherise Riley

    in Spirituality

     I am your Host La Deema Burns, Tonight My guest is Cherise L. Riley is the CEO/Founder of Destiny Empowerment International, Motivational Speaker, Life & Business Coach, Radio Show Host, Author of the upcoming book “Empowered Destiny”, Upcoming TV Talk show Host of Faith 4 Real and Recreating Your Life with Cherise with over 18yrs of Corporate Training. Leadership & Business Development and Management. Cherise’s proven ability to teach individuals how to Recreate their life, has helped hundreds of men and women worldwide to not merely exist, but to actually LIVE Pursuing purpose while embracing Destiny. Destiny Empowerment has helped create many profitable businesses, recognized local community nonprofits, motivational speakers and authors.


    We want our Listeners to be apart of the Show call in ask our guest questions,Be a part of our Blooming Moments .. It’s about what has God done in your life this past week or even today call in share them on the show or on our iBloom Radio Facebook Group page


    You will be encouraged and empowered to Bloom into your divine purpose God has for you.


    Join us on our face book group page https://www.facebook.com/groups/780062502088310/


    Or connect with me La Deema Burns through my website http://www.ladeemaburns.net to the iBloom Movement/Radio page and summit your information there to get the iBloom Newsletter also stay connected through my personal facebook https://www.facebook.com/la.deema.burns

  • 00:31

    Eartha Watts Hicks, Renowed author, music publisher and editor

    in Books

    She is the founder of Earthatone Enterprises and Earthatone Books, an imprint of Earthatone Enterprises, LLC. She has designed and published titles for herself and others. She has also lead self publishing workshops, writing, and publicity workshops for the New York City Parks Department, the National Writers Union, Project Enterprise, and other not for profits. A freelance PR writer and editor, she offers select small business owners, houses of worship, nonprofits, film projects, and independent artists (poets, authors and musicians) quality press material and market copy at a reasonable price. Many have been effective in gaining national and international exposure. As an affiliate of BlackPR.com, s. Eartha offers a range of publicity services and specializes in interactive digital media kits. She is a member of Women in PR, the Black Public Relations Society, the New York Association of Black Journalist, as well as a contributing writer for Harlem World's Magazine's blog site and several other online publications. She is a former board member of Cultivating Our Sisterhood International Association a 501(c)(3).


    She is the award-winning author of Love Changes, as well as a songwriter, music publisher, member of ASCAP.Eartha is writing fellow of the Center for Black Literature and the North Country Institute, Eartha has studied under other award-winning authors, including Valerie Wilson Wesley, Chris Abani, and Bernice McFadden. Eartha is also a member of the acclaimed Harlem Writers Guild, a writing network that has helped developed the talents of Grace F. Edwards, Lorraine Hansberry, Sarah Elizabeth Wright, Audrey Lorde, Walter Dean Myers, Ruby Dee, Paul Robeson, Maya Angelou, and Terry McMillan. In June of 2013, Miss Watts-Hicks received the Just R.E.A.D. 'literary game-changers' Award by the NYCHA branch of the NAACP and was named a 2013 NAACP ambassador for literacy.

  • 00:22

    First Books FREE Books in Eastern NC

    in Family

    You ask for better and leaders in our community have answered the call.  FREE BOOKS  First Books ...  Help bring 40,000 FREE books to Eastern North Carolina.  First Book is a nonprofit organization that provides new books and educational resources for free and at low cost to schools and program serving children in need.  We need 2,000 individuals who work in organizations that serve at least 70% or more of children from low-income families to register to pick up books.  This programs serves children 0 to 18.  Here are some of the agencies that are available....  nonprofits, churches, all schools, afterschool programs, daycares, social services, group homes, juvenile detention centers, mothers programs and the like.  We need at least 1500 registrants by August 15th.  The books will be delivered August 29th.  


    You can register by clicking the link http://register.firstbook.org/?rgst=dtecGreenvilleNC 


     

  • 00:59

    P2P Global Health Forum

    in Current Events

    Moderator: Sheila Kasasa, founder of the National Africa US Chamber of Commerce in order to aid in the development of an interconnected global community of African diaspora small and medium enterprises comprised of driven, self-motivated individuals.


    Guests:


     Dr. Akua G. Asare, A graduate of Case Western Reserve University with her Bachelors of Arts in International Studies, Akua G. Asare M.D went on to receive her Medical Doctorate from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Dr. Asare works at the American College of Cardiology in product development of Toolkits and mobile applications to address high priority clinical areas and integration of the ACC’s institutional offerings in the Quality Improvement for Institutions program. 


    Andrena Sawyer, Founder and President of P.E.R.K. Consulting, a Maryland-based consulting company for nonprofits and small businesses.  She is a certified Self-Esteem and Life Skills Trainer. She serves as a liaison for IEDA Relief and as an Executive Board Member of Education for Hope and Project Dream BIG. She is also an avid writer. She is the author of The Long Way Home and The Other Side of Assertiveness. 


    Gbenga Ogunjimi,  social entrepreneur strengthening institutions in Africa. He currently serves as the Founder/CEO of LDI Africa, an award winning social enterprise working both in the U.S. and across Africa. LDI Africa is a nonprofit social enterprise that builds the capacity of African corporations, small businesses, and nonprofit organizations to compete in the global marketplace through the service of skilled volunteers.

  • 02:03

    Let's Talk Too! Authors, Randryia H, Jacqueline C, Kaye C, Sharanda F.

    in Books

    I'm your host "Author Sharnel"


    Randryia Houston resides in Houston, Texas with her 9-year-old daughter Ryann.Author of I Almost Gave Up: Finding Faith in the Rubble of Brokenness, Houston is passionate about women creating nonprofits and ministries that speak to their true purpose. Blog contributor for sheownsit.com, Houston shares expertise and tips with entrepreneurs worldwide.


    Jacqueline Camphor graduated Summa Cum Laude from Langston University and currently resides in Houston, Texas.With nearly 20 years of professional experience, Jacqueline now provides tools that guide her clients toward financial freedom. She is the Founder and Managing Director of Accentuals Consulting LLC, a company specializing in services ranging from business process reengineering to accounting system implementations. 


      Kaye T. Caldwell leverages her compassion, intellect and obsession to see others attain their dreams to bring out the best in people around her. Kaye is an up and coming author  and songwriter with a unique vision to marry her passion for music with her distinct and jovial literary style.Diagnosed with Interstitial Cystitis, Endometriosis, Atherosclerosis, and Hydradenitis Suppurativa, Kaye battled for fifteen years in agonizing pain.


    Sharanda Foster in Bessemer, Alabama where is curently penning Before I Say "I Do" Book 1 and 2. The Pastor's Mistress and had completed a memior Shaken Faith: Healing My Broken Sprit In The Midst of My Storm. She's an author, playwright, writing coach and visionary whose love affair with words spans nearly 20 years.