BIPOC Voices

On Thrive. Connect. Contribute, we often feature Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC) guests. We highlight the true hustlers, those who have overcome the most on their journey.

How to Leave a Sexy Job, with Mandar Apte, Cities4Peace

Mandar Apte, Cities4Peace Mandar Apte felt called to create peace. But first, he had to give up his dream job. In early 1959, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and...

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Healing through Community, with Iram Gilani, Author of Silent No More

Iram Gilani, Author of Silent No More After Iram Gilani nearly lost her life to gun violence, she found hope by building a community. Now she dedicates her life...

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Connect and Contribute to the World with Stefan Phang

Stefan Phang, Soap for Hope, and Linens for Life Stefan Phang is driven to make a difference. He creates shared value through connections. For more than thirty years, Stefan...

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Resilience Through Community, with Michelle Maryns of We Sparkle

Michelle Maryns is building a stronger and more inclusive economy by equipping underestimated entrepreneurs with tech-enabled business tools. Special Note: This episode was recorded before the killing of George...

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Build Resilience, with Leticia Gonzalez-Reyes, 109 World

Leticia Gonzalez-Reyes, 109 World Leticia Gonzalez-Reyes thought she would spend this year building her nonprofit. Instead, she is building her resilience. Leticia Gonzalez-Reyes started 2020 with so much hope....

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