Chris Spangle is currently the Digital Director for the BOB & TOM Show and current host of Now Hear This. After beginning his career as the producer of Abdul in the Morning, he went on to serve as the Executive Director of the Libertarian Party of Indiana. He is also a podcast host and producer of shows like We Are Libertarians, Leaders and Legends with Robert Vane, and The Patdown with Ms. Pat. He is passionate about helping to amplify the work of local nonprofits.
October 17th, 2020 | 15 mins 15 secs
Indianapolis Metropolitan High School is a free public school offering a high school education to students in grades 9-12. Indianapolis Met is a best-fit school for students experiencing circumstances that may present a barrier to education. Their principle, Christina Lear, joins us to share how this works.
October 10th, 2020 | 13 mins 58 secs
The Indy Hunger Network began in the wake of the 2009 recession as a way for food banks and pantries to coordinate efforts. Kate Howe is the Managing Director of the organization and joins us to share how food relief distribution works in the Circle City. Learn more at https://www.indyhunger.org/.
Theresa Anderson of Fairbanks Shares an Update on the Pandemic's Impact on Those Struggling with Addiction
October 3rd, 2020 | 12 mins 41 secs
Theresa Anderson MBA, BSN, RN, the Interim CEO / Chief Nursing Officer of Fairbanks, updates us on the impact of the pandemic on those struggling with addiction.
September 19th, 2020 | 29 mins 53 secs
September 7th, 2020 | 30 mins 47 secs
John Elliott, President/CEO of Gleaners Food Bank, joins us to share the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on hungry Hoosiers. Gleaners experienced a 2 to 4 times surge in need while having staff severely cut and had to rapidly shift their operations. Watch the Gleaners 40th Anniversary Special on WISH-TV 8 on September 10 at 7:30 pm. Learn more at https://www.gleaners.org/.
September 5th, 2020 | 28 mins 47 secs
Keep Indianapolis Beautiful has been fighting litter in Indianapolis for forty years while expanding into other ways to make the city more beautiful. Joining us are Kristina Uland, VP of Development & External Affairs, and Alejandra Lagunas, Arts Engagement Project coordinator. They share details on their new project titled Indy Art & Seek.
August 29th, 2020 | 29 mins 28 secs
Shannon Linker is the Vice President of the Arts Council of Indianapolis and Director of Gallery 29. She joins us to share how they're supporting local artists through the pandemic and other new projects that have been born out of the crisis like the Welcome Race Fans project and the Black Lives Matter Mural.
August 23rd, 2020 | 29 mins
Rachelle Gardner is the Executive Director of the Hope Academy, Indiana's only recovery high school. She shares with us the struggles of teens with substance abuse issues.
August 15th, 2020 | 25 mins 2 secs
Dusty Simmons and Jamie Davidson of Financial Center First Credit Union discuss the financial challenges facing families in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic as well as their podcast Carpe Dime. They also have a free financial literacy webinar.
August 7th, 2020 | 16 mins 16 secs
The founder and CEO of Nine13sports, Tom Hanley, joins us to share about their mission to encourage physical fitness in schools through cycling.
August 1st, 2020 | 16 mins 14 secs
John Mollaun of Hope Healthcare Services joins us to discuss their low-cost medical and dental treatment. Learn more at https://www.myhopehealth.org/.
July 25th, 2020 | 32 mins 18 secs
President and Chief Executive Officer Kent Kramer of Goodwill of Central & Southern Indiana joins us to update the audience on how COVID-19 has impacted their stores and schools. Learn more at https://www.goodwillindy.org/.