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 80 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein zweiwöchentlich erscheinender Podcast.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 1 day 9 hours 58 minutes


episode 11: She Tracks Down Sex Traffickers -- Emily Kennedy of Marinus Analytics

Kennedy first heard of sex trafficking when she was in middle school. “It was the worst fate I could think of.” So today she's fighting back as CEO of Marinus Analytics, a tech company that’s helping cops send traffickers to jail.


 2018-05-22  23m

episode 12: Martina McBride and Fans Spread the Love

Team Music is Love turns fans into volunteers and concerts into opportunities to make a difference. See how country singer Martina McBride takes her foundation on tour with her.


 2018-06-05  29m

episode 13: Fugees Academy: An American School Showing Society at Its Best

A school in the Deep South is changing hearts and developing minds with a “tough love approach” that works. Meet founder Luma Mufleh and her students.


 2018-06-19  21m

episode 14: These Military Heroes Walk Toward Bombs -- EOD Warrior Foundation

EOD Warrior Foundation serves the life-saving men and women who perform the military’s scariest job.


 2018-07-03  19m

episode 15: An Orchestra Changes the Tune for Inner City Kids: OrchKids and the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra

The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra’s OrchKids program opens minds and doors to new opportunities for students at inner city schools.


 2018-07-17  14m

episode 16: Hope Lives on a Lake in WIsconsin

How do you overcome tragedy? At Camp HOPE, a retreat for children and adults grieving the death of a loved one, the answer is: By lifting each other up.


 2018-07-31  21m

episode 17: The ‘Predatory Givers’ Who Make Medical Debt Disappear: RIP Medical Debt

It's like an anti-collection agency. RIP Medical Debt is buying millions in unpaid medical bills in order to forgive the debts. Meet founders Craig Antico and Jerry Ashton, and hear their plan to bury billions in their "debt cemetery."


 2018-08-14  20m

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

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

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