Yolanda Vazquez speaks with Maryanne Davis, the Vice President and COO of the Believe in Tomorrow Children’s Foundation, about the their expansion services. Also discussed is the Believe in Tomorrow Respite Housing Program.
Yolanda Vazquez talks with Sarah Rogers, Executive Director for Heritage Montgomery. They discuss Heritage Days that will take place June 23rd & 24th countywide. For more information on Heritage Days and Heritage Montgomery, visit their website.
Yolanda Vazquez talks with Emily Wang Murphy, Co-Chair of Lawyers Have Heart. They discuss the 28th Annual Lawyers Have Heart 10K Race, 5k Run & Walk that will take place Saturday, June 9th at the Washington Habour at Georgetown , Washington DC. For more information 28th Annual Lawyers Have Heart 10K Race, 5k Run & Walk, visit their website.
Yolanda Vazquez talks with Mary-Claire Burick, President of the Rosslyn Business Improvement District. They discuss the organization and their mission to the community. For more information on the Rosslyn Business Improvement District, visit their website.
Yolanda Vazquez talks with Robert Laybourn, President of Arlington Sports They discuss “ The Armed Forces Cycling Classic” that will take place June 9th and 10th in Arlington VA. For more information on the Air Force Association Cycling Classic, visit their website.
Yolanda Vazquez talks with Bruce Yamashita about his battle against institutional racial discrimination. Yamashita discusses the challenges and struggles of his journey and what he learned from his experience.
Yolanda Vazquez talks Daniel Wolk, Coordinator External Communications & Community Relations for Giant. They discuss the Giant National Capital Barbecue Battle that will take place Saturday, June 23rd and Sunday June 24th on Pennsylvania Avenue NW ( Between 3rd & 7th). For more information on the Giant National Capital Barbecue Battle, visit their website.
Elena Russo talks with Jayme Hayes, President for the Junior Achievement of the Eastern Shore. They discuss the organization and their mission to the community. They also talk about the Delmarva Power Golf Tournament that will take place May 3rd at the Glen Riddle Golf Course, the War Admiral, Berlin, MD. For more information on the Delmarva Power Golf Tournament and Junior Achievement of the Eastern Shore, visit the website.
Yolanda Vazquez speaks with Reverend Jess Bousa, M.A., Lead Pastor & President of the Good Cause Foundation, about their mission and the assistance they provide the community. They also cover Spa Day for single moms, “Drop & Shop” which distributes free supplies to families and “Presents with a Purpose,“ a toy drive that helps to provide gifts for children on Christmas morning.
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Recorded on 11/7/17.
American society often equates disability with inability. For those with disabilities, pride in their identity can help to successfully navigate the workplace and increase productivity. A discussion on cultural identity and disability pride. A discussion with Andrew Imparato of Association of University Centers on Disabilities. Click here for part 1 of Disability Pride.
Interview recorded Sept 27, 2017.