Ep236: REI Aims to Reclaim Outdoors for Women with 'Force of Nature'

Ep236: REI Aims to Reclaim Outdoors for Women with 'Force of Nature'

Today on CauseTalk Radio, Megan and I talk to Laura Swapp, Director of Public Affairs & Next Gen Marketing at REI, about an ambitious new campaign called Force of Nature.

The goal of Force of Nature is a total disruption of the dominance of male imagery, heroes and stories as "masters of the outdoors." and and seeks reclaims the outdoors for women of all ages, races, sizes, and gender expressions.

On the show, Megan, Laura and I discus...

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Recruiting Corporate Partners with a Small Team: The Edge This Nonprofit Has That You Don't [SPONSORED]

Recruiting Corporate Partners with a Small Team: The Edge This Nonprofit Has That You Don't [SPONSORED]

For nearly two decades Operation Warm has had a simple mission: to provide children in need with the gift of brand new winter coats. The nonprofit works directly with manufacturers to create their own line of warm, colorful winter coats made just for kids.

Since 1998, Operation Warm has provided coats to over 2 million children across the United States.

Traditional grants from companies have played a major role in helping Operation Warm achieve its mission. However, after an uptick in company requests for sponsorship and cause marketing in 2016, Operation Warm created a dedicated team to focus on corporate partnerships.

With a growing national brand, and solid organizational footprints in Philadelphia and Chicago, Operation Warm turned to Catalist to expand their regional and national corporate relationships.

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Ep235: This Beauty Brand is Empowering Girls with Every Brow Wax

Ep235: This Beauty Brand is Empowering Girls with Every Brow Wax

Today on CauseTalk Radio, Megan and I talk to Annie Ford Danielson, Global Beauty Authority at Benefit Cosmetics about the Bold is Beautiful Project, which has raised $11 million waxing women's (and men's) brows in 17 countries.

The Bold is Beautiful Project is the company's annual global philanthropy program dedicated to providing resources and opportunities to help empower women and girls around the world. 

On the show, Megan, Annie and I discuss...

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Ep234: Brooks, REI Team Up to Support National Parks with Limited Edition Shoes

Ep234: Brooks, REI Team Up to Support National Parks with Limited Edition Shoes

Today on CauseTalk Radio, Megan and I talk to Ed Riegert, retail marketing manager for Brooks, and Kristin Finton footwear merchandising manager for REI, about the National Parks Collection, an exclusive line of shoes and tees being sold at REI that celebrate five iconic national parks and benefit the National Park Foundation.

On the show, Megan, Ed, Kristin and I discuss...

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