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Gavin explains what's wrong with the Susan G Komen charity and more!
Today, I’m delighted to welcome MaryAnn Means-Dufrene. Having previously served as deputy chief of staff for Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price, she recently accepted the position of Executive Director for the Susan G. Komen Great Forth Worth Affiliate.
We’ll be talking about the process of moving from one career to another; particularly the shift from public service to non-profit management. We’ll talk about how she’s adapting from managing a department to running an entire organization. We’ll also touch on her thoughts on non-profit management, as well as her vision for the organization in the future.
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Think before you PINK! With Vicki Saputo, RN. Pink washing or "pink ribbons" can be a marketing ploy to sell products. BIG cosmetic companies sell products containing the toxic chemicals like carcinogens, endocrine disruptors, etc. that are known to cause breast cancer, as well as many other diseases. These companies are sponsors for "Walk For The Cure" and need to “Walk their Talk” and encourage prevention, says Vicki.
In 2011, pinkwashing reached a new low with Promise Me, a perfume commissioned by Susan G. Komen for the Cure. Promise Me contains unlisted chemicals that are regulated as toxic and hazardous, have not been adequately evaluated for human safety, and have demonstrated negative health effects.
What should we be aware of before we shell out our money and think pink?
Vicki Saputo is a registered nurse, actress, model. Vicki is affectionately known as “Nurse Vicki” on Prescriptions for Health radio and PRN.FM Internet radio, What’s New in the News in Medicine on TV and on www.doctorsaputo.com.
“… for what crime was she killed?” (Holy Qur’an, 81:9)
“…therefore choose life ... (Deut. 30:19)
Due to intense backlash by liberal, pro-abortion groups, Susan G. Komen for the Cure Foundation retracted its plans to discontinue funding of Planned Parenthood.
Chief Executive Nancy G. Brinker, said that the decision had nothing to do with the group's position on abortion, but rather a new policy, barring grants to groups under governmental investigations.
Not surprising, the reaction was swift and intense. Funding to PP increased dramatically, with NYC Mayor Bloomberg pledging $250K to the organization, implying that “politics” was behind Susan G. Komen’s decision.
Those who support Planned Parenthood argue that they provide essential services to women, with abortion being just one part.
Opponents on the other hand, speak to what is considered to be a hidden agenda to encourage the taking of sacred life, for mere convenience, under the mantra of “choice”.
While Planned Parenthood enjoys strong support amongst those who would tie it in to civil or women’s rights, what is not known by many, is its sinister origin, as far as 1916, by Margaret Sanger, who was a eugenicist and racist. Said she about black people, "they are…human weeds,’ ‘reckless breeders,’ ’spawning… human beings who never should have been born.”
For Saturday, we'll have more hot topics, plus know about the Susan G. Komen group, during this month of breast cancer awareness...and the return of Monica Lewinsky (back in the public eye again).
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What inspires you? There are a lot of things that can provide inspiration – seeing other people accomplish great things, seeing other people overcome adversity, even the sheer beauty of nature can remind us just how lucky we are to be alive. So are you ready to be inspired?
You came to the right place my friends! Our guest Dr. Shellie Hipsky has been named business woman of the year by The Women’s Small Business Association for her business “Inspiring Lives, LLC.
Dr. Hipsky is a Professor, an Author, and President of Inspiring Lives, & Global Inspirational Speaker.
Dr. Shellie Hipsky has been inspires people internationally with her personal life story and the stories of the amazing people in her book “Ordinary People Extraordinary Planet.”
She had inspired lives through her TV show and her radio show empowering women. She is currently working on her upcoming book “6th Common Threads” based on 100 interviews with women internationally. I am honored to be one of those women.
Dr. Hipsky has been working the runway modeling for charities, such as the American Heart Association, Susan G. Komen, the American Red Cross, The Pittsburgh zoo charity and much more
Dr. Shellie she has been awarded entrepreneur of the month, rising Star award volunteer award, inspirational woman of the month, travel woman of the month.
Please help me welcome my friends and our great guest Dr. Shelley Hipsky
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Susan Butler CEO of SBB Institute for the Development of Women Leaders, which helps women and girls be all they can be. She is also the author of two books: Become the CEO of You, Inc. and Women Count: A Guide to Changing the World. Through speaking engagements, social media and her blog on Huffington Post, she advocates for equality for women and girls in the workplace and beyond. As a leader of Vision 2020, the 30 Percent Coalition and other organizations, she is working to bring true “equality in sight” for women by 2020
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Our first guest Daneea-Badio-McCray author, poet, actress and motivational speaker is back to help us celebrate our 1 year anniversary of being on the air. She was the winner of TLC’s (The Learning Channel) “The Messenger.” She has been compared to Maya Angelou and has been called America’s next great inspirational speaker. Join us Wednesday 8:30pm. Call to listen 917-932-1078 or log on www.yourtimeradio.com
Falling in love is the easy part. Staying in love is another matter.
To be openhearted, honest and vulnerable in truth telling in our intimate relationships, Dr. Campbell tells us how to quickly heal upsets and how to use our differences to strengthen love. In her new book, Five-Minute Relationship Repair, we’ll learn about tools necessary to communicate more effectively, dissolve conflicts and get to the core of the glitches that can balloon out of control, triggering feelings of disconnection, frustration, anger and even loneliness. We’ll learn about three repair steps to get results immediately.
Dr. Susan Campbell, is co author with Dr. John Grey, of Five-Minute Relationship Repair. She trains coaches and therapists throughout the US and Europe to integrate the tools in this book into their practices. She works with singles, couples, and work teams with Fortune 500 companies to help them communicate respectfully and responsibility. Susan has authored 6 books. Both authors live in Northern California.
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