Episode 19: Candice’s Story: Housing the Homeless During the Polar Vortex

Candice Payne

Candice Payne made headlines when she booked hotel rooms for over 100 homeless people in the city of Chicago during the historic polar vortex, with temperatures as low as -20 degrees below zero.

Candice is a 34-year-old Realtor, who founded an organization called Action for a Cause a few years ago, in hopes that one day she and her organization would be able to help the homeless. That day has come and now Candice’s work and mission goes above and beyond housing 100 homeless people during the polar vortex, her organization is working on flipping houses for the homeless and helping those in need.

Candice shares her story and more about her critical work on this week’s episode of the 1 Girl Revolution podcast. Listen below.

For more information on Candice and Action for a Cause, please visit the Action for a Cause website.

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Episode 216: St. Francis Ministries and St. Francis de Sales School for the Deaf in Uganda – Rannah

This week on The 1 Girl Revolution Podcast we welcome our friend Rannah to the show, founder of St. Francis Ministries + the St. Francis de Sales School for the Deaf in Uganda. You may be familiar with Rannah and her work because we’ve covered her through the years, but this is a powerful, inspiring, and in-depth look into how Rannah decided to go to Uganda and how St. Francis Ministries and the St. Francis de Sales School for the Deaf in Uganda came to be. 

The 1 Girl Revolution Podcast is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, iHeartRadio, YouTube, and everywhere you listen to podcasts.

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