That Made All the Difference
Andrew Heinrich, Founder and Executive Director, Project Rousseau

Andrew Heinrich, Founder and Executive Director, Project Rousseau

November 23, 2021

What if every child had access to higher education? Advocate Andrew Heinrich discusses finding his purpose helping young people from underserved backgrounds, and how the smallest moments can make the biggest impact. Learn about what inspired him to start such a vital organization at a young age and what gives him hope for the future.

Matt Damon and Gary White, Water.org and WaterEquity co-founders

Matt Damon and Gary White, Water.org and WaterEquity co-founders

November 16, 2021

What if clean water could help women achieve true equality? Learn about how actor/writer Matt Damon and engineer Gary White are combining practical solutions with storytelling to help create global access to clean water. Hear what inspired their work and what they learned along the way.

Jeni Britton, Founder & Chief Creative Officer Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams

Jeni Britton, Founder & Chief Creative Officer Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams

November 9, 2021

What if you really listened to the kid in you? Entrepreneur Jeni Britton discusses how a childhood inspiration led her to see owning a business as an act of fellowship. Hear how starting small and always improving were her “secrets” to building a successful business and a better world.

Catherine Coleman Flowers, Environmental Justice Activist

Catherine Coleman Flowers, Environmental Justice Activist

October 26, 2021

What if where you were born inspired your life’s work? Hear how growing up in the rural South drove Catherine Coleman Flowers to become one of America’s top advocates for environmental justice. From clean water to climate solutions, Catherine has fought tirelessly for the place she calls home.

Savita Subramanian, Head of ESG Research, BofA Global Research

Savita Subramanian, Head of ESG Research, BofA Global Research

October 19, 2021

What if doing well and doing good could go hand in hand? From climate solutions to the pursuit of equality, Savita Subramanian talks about her journey and current day work in this insightful discussion. She also talks about her own background and how she found her calling.

Henry Louis Gates Jr., Professor, Harvard University

Henry Louis Gates Jr., Professor, Harvard University

August 2, 2021

What if your love of history could help unite us all? Dr. Henry Louis Gates Jr. discusses discovering a passion for history, his own genealogical roots, and helping others do the same. Hear about his latest documentary, ‘The Black Church,’ the history of the African-American experience and the discovery that we all have more in common than we might think.

Vincent Beckman, Restaurateur and Worker Advocate

Vincent Beckman, Restaurateur and Worker Advocate

July 26, 2021

What if embracing your roots led you to your passion? Vincent Beckman, worker advocate and founder of the Chicago restaurant Tanta, sat down to discuss rediscovering his Peruvian heritage through food. When the pandemic hit, his work with the Farmworker and Landscaper Advocacy Project became more essential than ever.

Arian Simone, Fearless Fund Cofounder

Arian Simone, Fearless Fund Cofounder

July 19, 2021

What if your fearlessness gave others the courage to succeed? Arian Simone, cofounder of the Fearless Fund, a venture capital fund built by women of color for women of color, spoke about her background as an entrepreneur and venture capitalist. When Arian turned to investing, she saw the potential in women who look like her – and she was right.

Connie Chung Joe, CEO of Asian Americans Advancing Justice LA

Connie Chung Joe, CEO of Asian Americans Advancing Justice LA

July 12, 2021

What if you could put an end to harmful stereotypes? Connie Chung Joe discusses her background and career spent fighting for equality. As a global pandemic combined with long-standing prejudices, she worked even harder to support Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders and help bridge other communities of color.

Yvonne Orji, Actor, Comedian and Author

Yvonne Orji, Actor, Comedian and Author

July 6, 2021

What if comedy brought communities together? Yvonne Orji has a background that's as unique as her acting and stand-up performances. Nigerian born, with a childhood spent growing up in America, she discusses finding her gold and breaking through by being herself.