Nancy Rhodes is a shoe designer and she’s the founder of alternew and the NYC Face Mask Initiative. alternew’s tagline is: “clothes are mass produced, bodies are not.” Nancy joins the 1GR podcast to share her own life story, she talks about how she got into fashion and design, the mission of alternew and how this project came to be, the NYC Face Mask Initiative, what alternew is doing to change the fashion world, sustainability in fashion, the clothing revolution she and her team are creating, and more!
Deidre Pujols, wife to Los Angeles Angels First baseman Albert Pujols and mother to 5 children, is the co-founder of the Pujols Family Foundation, and founder of Strike Out Slavery, Open Gate International, and Open Gate Kitchen. Deidre is an incredible woman who is doing so much to make the world a better place everyday. Deidre joins the 1 Girl Revolution podcast to share her inspiring life story, her journey with Albert and her family, her incredible work, and so much more!
In March 2020, Michelle Brenner was furloughed from her job (Covid-19). Michelle decided to use her $1200 stimulus check to buy ingredients and make lasagnas for anyone who wanted/needed one, including 1st responders, individuals and families in need, etc. To date, Michelle has given away over 1,500 lasagnas – and her “Lasagna Lady” legacy continues to grow. Michelle joins the podcast to share her life story, how the “Lasagna Lady” came to be, how she’s changing the world one lasagna at a time, and more!
Dayle Haddon – model, actress, and founder of Women One, an organization striving to build a world where every woman and girl has access to a quality education – joins the 1GR podcast to share her own life journey, wisdom she’s learned throughout her incredible life, how she founded Women One, she talks about the incredible work they’re doing to educate women and girls around the world, and so much more.
Angela Patton, founder of Camp Diva and CEO of Girls for a Change, joins the podcast this week to talk about her life and the incredible work she’s doing to empower young black girls. Camp Diva provides girls with fun activities, cooking, dancing, and important social skills that develop the characteristics of strong women. And Girls for a Change empowers girls by inviting them to design, lead, fund and implement social change projects that tackle issues in their own neighborhoods and around the world.