|Mary Bleiberg - Executive Director, ReServe|
ReServe, under the leadership of Mary Bleiberg, successfully connects retired men and women with non-profit organizations for pay. It may be a small stipend or it may only cover expenses. But non-profits are getting experience, wisdom and mature work ethics. The mature worker is getting the chance to contribute from the heart and the respect of a little income. Learn more from Ms. Bleiberg on Getting Your Money's Worth with Judith West.
Themes: Aging, Volunteers
|Robert C. Dinerstein - Board Chairman, Everybody Wins!|
Most of us agree that a serious disparity exists between the reading abliities of lower-income and higher-income kids. But Robert Dinerstein, Chairman of Everybody Wins! is doing something about that. His organization, a non-profit literary and mentoring organization, is founded on a simple equation: One Mentor, One Child, One Book at a Time. Listen to him on Getting Your Money's Worth with Judith West. You could win and importantly help a kid on the road to WINNING.
Themes: Education, Volunteers
|Theresa S. Bischoff - CEO, American Red Cross, Greater New York|
Even the Red Cross has gone 21st Century. Yes, the same service organization as always, but now: Disaster Preparation. They're even running full page ads in the large urban newspapers showcasing their backpack or hand held disaster preparation kits. All their other traditional work is still front and center. Watch Theresa Bischoff, CEO of the Greater New York Red Cross, discuss her organization's assistance programs on Getting Your Money's Worth with Judith West.
Themes: Volunteers, Emergency Preparedness, Service Agencies
More about "Getting Your Money's Worth"
As the title of the show, "Getting your Money's Worth" implies, the show concerns itself with gaining value as a consumer of education, health services or, indeed, as a tax payer. Everyday consumer spending will be included. The dialogue may not present solutions, but certainly will present alternatives in an entertaining and colorful way with experts in their respective fields.
Ms. West, a former educator, is president of Westco, her own privately held company. Westco designs and manufactures fixtures for such blue chip companies as Disney, Universal Studios, the NBC Experience Store and many others. Business people, authors and journalists, educators, politicians and actors will be interviewed in 15-minute segments with civility and dignity. "I don't care what your politics are, if you have a point of view and have a story to tell that is timely, you'll get a chance to freely air your opinion," says the attractive New Yorker.
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