In this episode of the Inspired Money Live Stream Podcast, we explore the transformative impact of philanthropy and social initiatives. Joined by guest panelists Katherina ‘Kat' M. Rosqueta, Adam McCurdie, and Mariko Gordon, we uncover creative ways to make a meaningful difference in the world.

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The Art of Giving Back: Creative Ways to Make a Difference

Innovative Approaches to Philanthropy

Philanthropy is not just about donating money. It's about making a lasting impact. This episode, “The Art of Giving Back: Creative Ways to Make a Difference,” highlights diverse strategies and personal stories that redefine how we think about giving. Our esteemed guests share their insights and experiences, providing a comprehensive view of impactful philanthropy.

🕒 Episode Insights

  • High Impact Philanthropy: Kat discusses the principles and practices that amplify the effects of charitable efforts.
  • Humanitix's Mission: Adam explains how Humanitix reinvests booking fees into education projects, creating a self-sustaining model of social good.
  • Philanthropic Ventures: Mariko shares her journey from finance to mentorship, illustrating the power of business in fostering community development.
  • Impact Investing: The conversation delves into ways to invest for social good, exploring opportunities and measuring impact.
  • Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR): We examine the trends and long-term benefits of CSR, and how businesses can align financial performance with social impact.
  • Technological Advancements: The panel discusses the role of technology in enhancing philanthropic efforts and ensuring transparency and efficiency.

Inspiring Change Through Collaboration

This episode is a rich resource for anyone interested in making a difference through philanthropy. From understanding high impact strategies to leveraging technology for social good, our panelists provide practical advice and inspiring stories that motivate action.

Join the Conversation

We invite you to engage with us in this thought-provoking discussion on creative philanthropy. Share your thoughts, questions, or suggestions for future topics. Let's explore how we can collectively make a positive impact on our communities.

Meet Our Guest Panelists

Katherina Rosqueta is the founding executive director of the Center for High Impact Philanthropy at the University of Pennsylvania and serves as faculty co-director of the High Impact Philanthropy Academy, as well as adjunct faculty at the School of Social Policy & Practice.

Adam McCurdie is the co-founder and co-CEO of Humanitix, a ticketing platform that reinvests booking fees into education projects for disadvantaged children around the world.

Mariko Gordon, CFA is a finance maverick who founded a $2.5 billion money management firm from scratch. She now mentors entrepreneurs, advocates for women's empowerment, and offers personalized investment advice and financial planning at her registered investment advisory firm, Uzume, LLC.


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