18 episodes

Inspired Changemakers Podcast hosted by Julia HealeyA Podcast about all the amazing things people are doing to make the world a better place - all about creating change and the moments that inspired our guests to activate.Stay tuned to be inspired!

Inspired Changemakers Podcast Julia Healey

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Inspired Changemakers Podcast hosted by Julia HealeyA Podcast about all the amazing things people are doing to make the world a better place - all about creating change and the moments that inspired our guests to activate.Stay tuned to be inspired!

    Empowerment Through Education | A Conversation with Knox Singleton and Rachel Schaefer

    Empowerment Through Education | A Conversation with Knox Singleton and Rachel Schaefer

    🎧 About the Episode:
    In this episode, Inspired Changemakers is honored to host Knox Singleton and Rachel Schaefer, two remarkable individuals dedicated to making a difference in their community. Knox Singleton, Vice Chair and Founder of Inova Health System, brings over 35 years of experience in healthcare leadership and philanthropy. Despite technically retiring, Knox continues to serve people in various capacities, co-founding Opportunity Scholars and serving as Executive in Residence for Healthcare Management at Shenandoah University School of Business, among other roles. 
    Rachel Schaefer, Chief Executive Officer of Opportunity Scholars, has dedicated her life to helping others become better through continual education. With a background in sales, marketing, education, and non-profit healthcare, Rachel's experience exemplifies her commitment to personal and professional development. Her leadership extends to mentorship programs, speaking engagements on leadership, and service on boards such as the Winchester Area Society for Human Resources Management. Rachel's accolades include being awarded Adjunct Instructor of the Year by Laurel Ridge Community College Workforce Solutions.
    Join us as Knox and Rachel share their inspiring journey with Opportunity Scholars and their dedication to empowering individuals through education and mentorship. Their work exemplifies the power of community and philanthropy in creating positive change. Show your support for Knox Singleton, Rachel Schaefer, and Opportunity Scholars by liking, sharing, and leaving a comment below!
     
    🔗 Connect with Opportunity Scholars: 
    Website: www.opportunityscholars.org
    Facebook: www.facebook.com/OppScholars 
    Instagram: www.instagram.com/opportunityscholars/
     LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/opportunity-scholars
     
    🎙️ Join our community of Inspired Changemakers! 
    The Inspired Changemakers Podcast is a platform that showcases inspiring individuals who are making a difference in the world. Each episode features a new guest, sharing their journey, insights, and projects aimed at creating positive change in their communities and beyond. Join us as we learn from these changemakers and get inspired to take action in our own lives! You can find us on:
    Instagram
    LinkedIn
    YouTube
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    • 41 min
    Community and Philanthropy | A Conversation with Darnerien McCants

    Community and Philanthropy | A Conversation with Darnerien McCants

    🎧 About the Episode:
     In this episode, Inspired Changemakers is honored to host Darnerien McCants, a true inspiration in every sense. From his roots in Baltimore, Maryland, to a standout high school athlete across three schools, Darnerien's journey took a pivotal turn when he walked on scholarship to Delaware State University, excelling in both football and track.
    As a fifth-round draft choice to the Washington Commanders where he played for four years before joining the Eagles for an additional year, Darnerien's NFL career was marked by achievements on and off the field. Notable accolades include the Kids Choice Award, Walter Payton Man of the Year Award, and being named Washingtonian of the Year.
    Join us as Darnerien shares the highs and challenges of his professional football career and the impactful moments that shaped his commitment to community service. From raising 3000 coats for Hurricane Katrina victims to his current roles as a philanthropist, educator, personal trainer, and mentor, Darnerien's story is one of resilience and positive change. 
    Show your support for Darnerien McCants and his impactful endeavors by liking, sharing, and leaving a comment below!
     
    🔗 Connect with Darnerien:
    Darnerien’s Instagram
    Darnerien’s Website
    FindingMe Foundation
     
    🎙️Join our community of Inspired Changemakers!
    The Inspired Changemakers Podcast is a platform that showcases inspiring individuals who are making a difference in the world. Each episode features a new guest, sharing their journey, insights, and projects aimed at creating positive change in their communities and beyond. Join us as we learn from these changemakers and get inspired to take action in our own lives! You can find us on:
    Instagram
    LinkedIn
    YouTube
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    • 38 min
    It’s Better to Give | A Conversation with Joe Cope

    It’s Better to Give | A Conversation with Joe Cope

    🎧 About the Episode:
    In this episode, we are thrilled to welcome Joe Cope. Joe Cope is the co-founder of Cope Corrales, a multi-family office based in Washington, DC and C4M, an equity long/short hedge fund. With over two decades of experience advising high net worth and institutional clients, Joe specializes in comprehensive, multi-generational wealth planning and philanthropic strategies. Join us as Joe discusses his personal, professional, and philanthropic journeys. 
    Tune in to explore Joe Cope's expertise, his role in founding and leading influential institutions, and how an abundance mindset and confidence in your planning can affect your life. Show your support for Joe and his impactful endeavors by liking, sharing, and leaving a comment below.
     
    🔗 Connect with Joe:
    Joe’s LinkedIn
    Cope Corrales Website
    Cope Corrales YouTube
     
    🎙️Join our community of Inspired Changemakers!
    The Inspired Changemakers Podcast is a platform that showcases inspiring individuals who are making a difference in the world. Each episode features a new guest, sharing their journey, insights, and projects aimed at creating positive change in their communities and beyond. Join us as we learn from these changemakers and get inspired to take action in our own lives! You can find us on:
    Instagram
    LinkedIn
    YouTube


    Support the show

    • 28 min
    Don’t Stop Fighting | A Conversation with JR Redmond

    Don’t Stop Fighting | A Conversation with JR Redmond

    Don’t Stop Fighting | A Conversation with JR Redmond
    🎧 About the Episode:
    In this episode, we're honored to welcome JR Redmond, a former American football running back in the NFL and founder of the JR Redmond Silverback Foundation. JR won Super Bowl XXXVI as a member of the Patriots over the St. Louis Rams. Five years into retirement, JR battled depression and was eventually diagnosed with Major Depressive Disorder with Psychosis, Posttraumatic stress disorder, Traumatic Brain Injury, Post-concussion Syndrome, and Chronic Pain Syndrome. The next phase of his life was challenging as JR was faced with homelessness, family issues, and lost valuable possessions due to the diagnosis. Finding treatment soon after allowed him to understand how to improve daily life.
    Julia and JR delve into themes of resilience, mental health, and the journey to recovery. Gain a deeper understanding of JR's experiences, lessons learned, and the profound impact of his foundation, the J.R. Redmond Silverback Foundation. This foundation is rooted in the life JR experienced prior to treatment, and the valuable lessons learned, challenges faced, and accolades earned since then. Show your support for JR and his impactful endeavors by liking, sharing, and leaving a comment below. 
     
    🔗 Connect with JR:
    J.R. Redmond Silverback Foundation Giving Page
    JR’s Instagram
    JR Redmond Silverback Foundation on Instagram
      
    🎙️Join our community of Inspired Changemakers!
    The Inspired Changemakers Podcast is a platform that showcases inspiring individuals who are making a difference in the world. Each episode features a new guest, sharing their journey, insights, and projects aimed at creating positive change in their communities and beyond. Join us as we learn from these changemakers and get inspired to take action in our own lives! You can find us on:
    Instagram
    LinkedIn
    YouTube
    BuzzSprout
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    • 47 min
    Don't Do Nothing | A Conversation with Jonathan Smith

    Don't Do Nothing | A Conversation with Jonathan Smith

    Don’t Do Nothing | A Conversation with Jonathan Smith
    Don't forget to subscribe to the Inspired Changemakers Podcast to stay updated with the latest stories of changemakers who are transforming lives and shaping a better future. 
     
    🎧 About the Episode:
    As the Owner of Brush Arbor Homes and the visionary behind Buy One Build One, Jonathan is committed to bringing about positive change on a global scale. Throughout the episode, Julia and Jonathan delve into themes of leadership, innovation, and the profound impact of philanthropy. Gain a deeper understanding of how taking initiative, faith, and a commitment to social responsibility converge in Jonathan's journey. Show your support for Jonathan and his impactful endeavors by liking, sharing, and leaving a comment below. Together, let's celebrate the inspiring work of changemakers like Jonathan Smith!
     
    🔗 Connect with Jonathan:
    Brush Arbor Homes Website
    Buy One Build One Website
     
    🎙️Join our community of Inspired Changemakers!
    The Inspired Changemakers Podcast is a platform that showcases inspiring individuals who are making a difference in the world. Each episode features a new guest, sharing their journey, insights, and projects aimed at creating positive change in their communities and beyond. Join us as we learn from these changemakers and get inspired to take action in our own lives! You can find us on:
    Instagram
    LinkedIn
    YouTube


    Support the show

    • 34 min
    The Ability to Change | A Conversation with Ryan McNeil

    The Ability to Change | A Conversation with Ryan McNeil

    The Ability to Change | A Conversation with Ryan McNeil

    🎧 About the Episode:
     Ryan McNeil, Founder and CEO of SportsID, Inc
    joined us on the Inspired Changemakers Podcast. SportsID is a data driven sports-technology company that focuses on providing modern mobile and web based products and services to the sports market through one digital platform.  McNeil has received awards for his contributions to entrepreneurship in the sports industry. Additionally, Ryan serves as a Board Member of United Charitable. Throughout the episode, Julia and Ryan discuss discipline, the power of both technology and philanthropy to empower people to change, and their personal and philanthropic journeys. Please remember to like, share, and leave a comment below to support Ryan and his impactful work.
     
    🔗 Connect with Ryan:
    Sports ID, Inc
    Ryan’s LinkedIn
     
    🎙️Join our community of Inspired Changemakers!
    The Inspired Changemakers Podcast is a platform that showcases inspiring individuals who are making a difference in the world. Each episode features a new guest, sharing their journey, insights, and projects aimed at creating positive change in their communities and beyond. Join us as we learn from these changemakers and get inspired to take action in our own lives! You can find us on:
    Instagram
    LinkedIn
    YouTube





     
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6 Ratings

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Inspirational Beacon of Philanthropy

This podcast is gold! I appreciate the heartwarming story that inspires action and philanthropy. The host connects with listeners. This is uplifting and motivating to be a force for good. Highly recommend!

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