11 episodes

A podcast by the Community Foundation of Greater Flint. The Philanthropy Speaks podcast is hosted by Isaiah Oliver, President and CEO of the Community Foundation of Greater Flint. Join us as we engage in candid conversations with leaders throughout the nonprofit world and inspiring individuals who are making a real difference in Flint and Genesee County, Michigan.

Philanthropy Speaks Community Foundation Of Greater Flint

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A podcast by the Community Foundation of Greater Flint. The Philanthropy Speaks podcast is hosted by Isaiah Oliver, President and CEO of the Community Foundation of Greater Flint. Join us as we engage in candid conversations with leaders throughout the nonprofit world and inspiring individuals who are making a real difference in Flint and Genesee County, Michigan.

    National Day of Racial Healing - Where is the healing in Flint?

    National Day of Racial Healing - Where is the healing in Flint?

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    • 1 hr 4 min
    The Floyd J. McCree Legacy Project

    The Floyd J. McCree Legacy Project

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    • 43 min
    Bill Piper Story: Impact for Good

    Bill Piper Story: Impact for Good

    We are joined in this episode by Bill Piper and Kathi Horton to discuss the importance of philanthropy to drive change in the community. We also talk about the rewarding feeling of seeing the meaningful change that support nurtures over time.
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    • 59 min
    Pride Fund: Equity Issues in Public Policy

    Pride Fund: Equity Issues in Public Policy

    In this episode Sue Peters sits down with the following guests to discuss the work that's being done in Flint, Genesee County, and the State of Michigan to address equity issues in the LGBTQAI+ community. 


    Dale Weighill, Associate Vice President, Institutional Advancement, Mott Community College and Co-Founder, CFGF Pride Fund Mikaylah Heffernan, Legislative Director, State Rep. John Cherry and executive board member for SALUS CENTER, Lansing’s only LGBTQAI+ community center Samara L. Hough, LMSW, Director, University of Michigan Flint Center for Gender and Sexuality Support the show (https://cfgf.org/cfgf/DonorsAdvisors/Donors/GivingOpportunities/tabid/728/Default.aspx)

    • 59 min
    National Day of Racial Healing 2021

    National Day of Racial Healing 2021

    In this episode, we discuss 10 months of accomplishments made by the CFGF Racial Inequities Task Force. We are joined by the following members of the task force:
    City of Flint – Mayor Sheldon Neeley who presents the proclamation for National Day of Racial HealingGeorge Wilkinson and Tim Herman (Business and Banking)Chris Burtley (Philanthropy)Pastor Monica Villareal, Pastor Daniel Moore (Faith)Adrian Walker (Government)Kirk Smith and Clarence Pierce (Health)Support the show (https://cfgf.org/cfgf/DonorsAdvisors/Donors/GivingOpportunities/tabid/728/Default.aspx)

    • 1 hr 9 min
    Flint Kids Fund 5 Year Anniversary

    Flint Kids Fund 5 Year Anniversary

    We are joined by Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha, founder of the Flint Kids Fund,  to celebrate 5 years of helping Flint's youth population. We discuss the great work the Flint Kids Fund has done and continues to do in the Flint community. Visit flintkids.org to make your lasting impact.
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    • 48 min

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