Blog Category: MCON Changemaker Interviews

5 Questions with Vanessa Black from BLKFLM

October 14, 2014

5 Questions with Vanessa Black from BLKFLM When filmmaker Vanessa Black traveled to Kiev to document this year’s political crisis in Ukraine, she had a laser focus: to find her “Ukrainian equivalent.” Thousands of young people started a movement that ousted … Read More

5(ish) Questions with Craig Kielburger from Free the Children

August 21, 2014

5(ish) Questions with Craig Kielburger from Free the Children What were you up to when you were 12 years old? Rushing home from school to catch Full House? Jamming to N’Sync on your cassette tape? Well, Craig Kielburger was founding an international charity. … Read More

5 Questions with Steve Delfin from America’s Charities

August 14, 2014

Steve Delfin is the CEO and President of America’s Charities, a strategic consulting partner for philanthropic organizations around the nation. Working across sectors, America’s Charities organizes and supports workplace giving campaigns to raise money for the over 180 charitable organizations … Read More

5 Questions with Emily Yu from The Case Foundation

August 6, 2014

5 Questions With Emily Yu from The Case Foundation What’s next? That’s the question the drives Emily Yu, VP for Marketing and Partnerships at the Case Foundation. Emily is a catalyst for social change—working to mobilize millennials to make positive … Read More

5 Questions with Gene Gurkoff from Charity Miles

July 30, 2014

5 Questions with Gene Gurkoff from Charity Miles Eleven years ago, Gene Gurkoff completed his first competitive run —a five-mile shuffle. More than a decade later, he has completed 39 marathons and six Ironman triathlons…all to raise funds for Parkinson’s … Read More