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More Than Health Care: Nonprofits and Health Care Working Together

Dec 9, 2019

Our nonprofit sector is very fragmented today. As a result, our sector is not widely viewed as a valuable resource to lead change in our community systems. We are therefore banished to the “kids’ table” and are not part of the important conversations and decision making. This episode discusses ways human services...


Nov 25, 2019

Jim Mason tells the story of Beech Acres Parenting Center’s journey from being a 19th-century orphanage to operating as a 21st-century parenting center that invests in innovation and partners closely with health care entities to provide holistic and systemic supports to parents, kids, and families. Learn why...


Nov 10, 2019

Be inspired to find your own power and harmony. Hear how Deanna Singh found her purpose early, and used it to unify a variety of passions under a foundation ‘run’ by her children. [Themes: Many connections of different social enterprises to social determinants of health. Helping people and organizations build...


Oct 27, 2019

Be inspired by teamwork. When the team includes dreamers and dooers, crisis management comes through an iPad to rural foster care families and a college campus is transformed. [Themes: innovative work on ground-level with continuum of care services (what does it really look like to apply innovative practice)]


Oct 13, 2019

Be inspired to honor differences. Listen to the learnings from a social service organization and hospital that formally merged. Hint: You cannot hold a 30-minute meeting in the ER. [Themes: Opportunities through partnership with hospital systems to do more work in prevention with families and patients. Strategies...