Crazy Good Turns

We celebrate people who do crazy good turns for others. New episodes are released every other Tuesday morning.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 23m. Bisher sind 78 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein zweiwöchentlich erscheinender Podcast

episode 1: How to Transform a Life: Edward Bailey and No Longer Bound

Bailey and No Longer Bound help men break the chains of addiction. They’re 2X as effective as traditional rehab. But first, Bailey had to break free of his own.


 2019-03-03  22m

episode 26: Nancy Lublin: Saving Lives With Text Messages

In a time of crisis, would you text someone for help? Millions turn to Crisis Text Line and find life-saving support. Founder and CEO Lublin explains why.


 2018-12-18  31m

episode 25: The Cafe That Keeps Kids Out of Jail

Most juvenile offenders end up back in prison -- but not at Curt’s Cafe, a coffee shop offers a path to a better life. It could save taxpayers billions.


 2018-12-04  32m

episode 24: LIMBS International Makes a Difference for Amputees Around the World

Of the 30 Million amputees worldwide, only 5 percent have access to prosthetics. A professor in Texas sets out to change that, one step at a time.


 2018-11-20  32m

These Tech Wizards Want to Make 911 More Like Uber: RapidSOS

A team of  “computer nerds” spot a huge hole in emergency services. Their solution may save 10,000 lives a year (or more!). 


 2018-11-11  27m

episode 22: To Stand Up to Cancer, They’ll Get Punched in the Face

Haymakers for Hope trains regular people for boxing matches that have raised millions for cancer charities. Meet 4 people crazy enough to step into the ring.


 2018-10-23  34m

episode 21: Volunteer Your Debt Away: These Women Have a Clever Answer to the Student Loan Crisis

It’s called Shared Harvest Fund, an organization that’s helping graduates to pay off their loans through volunteer work. And it’s working. Here’s how their creative approach to student debt relief makes everyone a winner.


 2018-10-09  34m

episode 20: Sue Desmond-Hellmann: Five-Star General in the Global War on Poverty and Disease

The CEO of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation talks about the battles we face today, and how she maintains optimism amid enormous challenges.


 2018-09-25  56m

Frank Blake on What’s Next for Crazy Good Turns

Our founder takes over the show and talks about what you can expect from now on. 


 2018-09-10  12m

episode 18: Two Roads to Redemption: The Last Mile and Cul2vate

What do a Silicon Valley tech entrepreneur and a Middle Tennessee farmer have in common? Creative new approaches for helping prisoners change their lives.


 2018-08-28  25m