14 episodes

Glenn Cranfield, President and CEO of Nashville Rescue Mission, is starting a bigger conversation around the problem behind homelessness and its surprising connection to great leadership. Whether tackling homelessness or motivating a team, success comes when you care for the whole person. Join the conversation with industry experts and community leaders on the state of homelessness, uncovering a common thread that runs throughout humanity: our need for hope. We’re in this together...and that means all of us.

Real Hope with Glenn Cranfield Nashville Rescue Mission

    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0 • 12 Ratings

Glenn Cranfield, President and CEO of Nashville Rescue Mission, is starting a bigger conversation around the problem behind homelessness and its surprising connection to great leadership. Whether tackling homelessness or motivating a team, success comes when you care for the whole person. Join the conversation with industry experts and community leaders on the state of homelessness, uncovering a common thread that runs throughout humanity: our need for hope. We’re in this together...and that means all of us.

    Is There a Cure to Homelessness? with Dr. Beth Shinn

    Is There a Cure to Homelessness? with Dr. Beth Shinn

    Glenn Cranfield sits down with Cornelius Vanderbilt Chair and Vanderbilt’s Department of Human and Organizational Development Professor Dr. Beth Shinn. They discuss Dr. Shinn’s nationwide research conducted on homelessness, what has caused the homelessness crisis we’re seeing today, and if we’ll ever see an end to homelessness.
    Support Nashville Rescue Mission:
    Donate: nashvillerescuemission.org
    Twitter: @nashvillerescue
    IG: @nashvillerescue
    Facebook: facebook.com/nashvillerescuemission
    Follow Glenn Cranfield:
    Website: glenncranfield.com
    Facebook: facebook.com/revglenncranfield
    Twitter: @glenncranfield
    IG: @revglenn
    To purchase Dr. Beth Shinn's book In the midst of plenty:  Homelessness and what to do about it, visit Amazon.

    • 32 min
    Growing A Succesful Nonprofit with Tari Hughes

    Growing A Succesful Nonprofit with Tari Hughes

    On this episode of the Real Hope Podcast, Nashville Rescue Mission CEO, Glenn Cranfield, talks with Tari Hughes, CEO of the Center of Nonprofit Management. They discuss how nonprofits can expand their impact, the value of fresh perspectives, and what the future holds for nonprofits in the aftermath of COVID-19.
    Learn more about the Center for Nonprofit Management at cnm.org
    Follow Glenn Cranfield:
    Website: glenncranfield.com
    Facebook: ​facebook.com/revglenncranfield Twitter: @glenncranfield
    IG: @revglenn
    Support Nashville Rescue Mission:
    Donate: nashvillerescuemission.org
    Twitter: @nashvillerescue
    IG: @nashvillerescue
    Facebook: ​facebook.com/nashvillerescuemission

    • 38 min
    It Takes A Village, with the Nashville Rescue Mission Team

    It Takes A Village, with the Nashville Rescue Mission Team

    On this special episode celebrating the One Year Birthday of the Real Hope Podcast, Nashville Rescue Mission CEO and Real Hope host, Glenn Cranfield, talks with 3 members of the NRM team about what led them to the Mission, what capacity they serve in, and why they do what they do. 
     
    Support Nashville Rescue Mission:
    Donate: nashvillerescuemission.org
    Twitter: @nashvillerescue
    IG: @nashvillerescue
    Facebook: facebook.com/nashvillerescuemission
     
    Follow Glenn Cranfield:
    Website: glenncranfield.com
    Facebook: facebook.com/revglenncranfield
    Twitter: @glenncranfield
    IG: @revglenn

    • 54 min
    Restorative Justice with Travis Claybrooks, Founder & CEO of Raphah Institute

    Restorative Justice with Travis Claybrooks, Founder & CEO of Raphah Institute

    Nashville Rescue Mission CEO and Real Hope host, Glenn Cranfield, talks with Travis Claybrooks, Founder & CEO of Raphah Institute, about the concept of restorative justice and the powerful work being done by Raphah Institute. 
     
    Learn more about Raphah Institute: 
    Website: https://raphah.org/ 
    Instagram: @RaphahInstitute
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/raphahinstitute 
    Twitter: @RaphahInstitute
     
    Follow Glenn Cranfield:
    Website: glenncranfield.com
    Facebook: facebook.com/revglenncranfield
    Twitter: @glenncranfield
    IG: @revglenn
     
    Support Nashville Rescue Mission:
    Donate: nashvillerescuemission.org
    Twitter: @nashvillerescue
    IG: @nashvillerescue
    Facebook: facebook.com/nashvillerescuemission
     

    • 39 min
    Shining a Light in Nashville with Dr. Dan Boone

    Shining a Light in Nashville with Dr. Dan Boone

    Nashville Rescue Mission CEO and Real Hope host, Glenn Cranfield, talks with Dr. Dan Boone, President of Trevecca Nazarene University, about his life of ministry and his work to raise up young leaders and shine a light of love in the heart of Nashville.
    Learn more about Dr. Boone and Trevecca Nazarene University:
    Website: https://www.trevecca.edu/
    Follow Glenn Cranfield:
    Website: glenncranfield.com
    Facebook: facebook.com/revglenncranfield Twitter: @glenncranfield
    IG: @revglenn
    Support Nashville Rescue Mission:
    Donate: nashvillerescuemission.org
    Twitter: @nashvillerescue
    IG: @nashvillerescue
    Facebook: facebook.com/nashvillerescuemission

    • 32 min
    The Sweet Smell of Hope with Gigi Butler

    The Sweet Smell of Hope with Gigi Butler

    Nashville Rescue Mission CEO and Real Hope host, Glenn Cranfield, talks with the Founder of Gigi’s Cupcakes and Pies by Gigi, Gigi Butler, about her journey as an entrepreneur and how she has used her success to help and inspire others.
    Learn more about Gigi Butler and her various ventures:
    Website: ​https://gigibutler.com/
    Follow Glenn Cranfield:
    Website: glenncranfield.com
    Facebook: ​facebook.com/revglenncranfield Twitter: @glenncranfield
    IG: @revglenn
    Support Nashville Rescue Mission:
    Donate: nashvillerescuemission.org
    Twitter: @nashvillerescue
    IG: @nashvillerescue
    Facebook: ​facebook.com/nashvillerescuemission

    • 35 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
12 Ratings

12 Ratings

JamesDick518 ,

Wonderful podcast!

Glenn will make you laugh! And his guests will make you think. Great listening!

jordanpwhite ,

A great resource on homelessness

This is a FANTASTIC podcast from a leading voice in serving the homeless!

Moses Tokyo ,

Excellent podcast

This podcast does a really good job explaining homelessness and how one can help. I have not heard anything else like this.

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