Episode 50 – Resilience

In this episode, Chris Chang-Yen Phillips shares a special story about one night at the historic Alberta Hotel. And we sit down with Rachelle Venne, CEO of the Institute for the Advancement of Aboriginal Women. She talks about why it’s important to recognize the obstacles faced by Indigenous Women in Alberta.

Links:
Check out our Vital Topic reports.
Learn more about the Institute for the Advancement of Aboriginal Women.
Read the final report from the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls: Reclaiming Power and Place.

Grant Deadlines:
Al Maurer Awards – Deadline is August 31st
Charmaine Letourneau Scholarships – Deadline is August 31st
Community Grants – Deadline is September 1st

Special shout out to The Read Along, where hosts Scott and Anita Bourgeois take you on a chapter-by-chapter journey through a good book.

The Well Endowed Podcast is produced by Edmonton Community Foundation. And is a proud, affiliate member of the Alberta Podcast Network.

Music for the Alberta Hotel story:
*When the Mockingbirds are Singing in the Wildwood by Frank C Stanley
*The Royal Vagabond by Jockers Dance Orchestra 
*Good-Night by Knickerbocker Quartet

Episode 49: It Takes a Community – Nasra Adem

We are excited to share the second installment of It Takes a Community — a special series produced by Hunter and Jacquelyn Cardinal of Naheyawin.

In this series, Hunter sits down to chat with prominent Edmontonians to talk about the communities and people that have helped shape them along their journeys.

In this episode we will hear from artist and community builder Nasra Adem about the support they receive from their mom, finding community on Tumblr, Black Girl Magic, and the joy they find in bringing talented people together.

Links:
Check out what Nasra Adem is working on.
Find out more about Naheyawin.
Check out our article about Hunter and Jacquelyn Cardinal, and find them in Avenue Magazine’s Top 40 under 40.

This is the second of six profiles in this special series. New episodes will drop on the first of the month June through December 2019. Previous guest: Paul Bellows.

The Well Endowed Podcast is produced by Edmonton Community Foundation. And is a proud, affiliate member of the Alberta Podcast Network.

Photo Credit: The photo of Nasra Adem shown on this page was created by Edmonton Portrait Photographer, Ryan Parker. Click here to see more of his work.

Episode 48 – Doesn’t Queen Have a Song About That?

On this week’s show, Chris Chang-Yen Phillips finds out how Charles Daniels stood against injustice at the Sherman Grand Theatre. Then we talk to Meredith Mantooth about how You Can Ride 2 is making adaptive bikes available for kids.

Links:
Keep up with author and historian Cheryl Foggo.
Learn more about You Can Ride 2 .

Special shout outs to Popcycle where hosts Christian Zyp and Eric Newby dissect pop culture’s connective tissues, and to Pause where changemakers reflect on their journey through complex problems.

The Well Endowed Podcast is produced by Edmonton Community Foundation. And is a proud, affiliate member of the Alberta Podcast Network.

Image Credit: The title image on this page was created by Cooper & O’Hara Photography.

Episode 47: It Takes a Community – Paul Bellows

Welcome to the first installment of It Takes a Community — a special series produced by Hunter and Jacquelyn Cardinal of Naheyawin.

In this series, Hunter sits down to chat with prominent Edmontonians to talk about the communities and people that have helped shape them along their journeys.

In this episode we will hear from musician and entrepreneur Paul Bellows about what he learned while performing a trumpet solo, the importance of being accepted by a community, how mentors like Ben Sures and Daniel Watson helped him grow,  and the many things he has learned from his mom, dad and brother.

This is the first of six profiles in this special series. New episodes will drop on the first of the month June through December 2019.

Links:
Keep up with Paul Bellows.
Find out more about Naheyawin.
Check out our article about Hunter and Jacquelyn Cardinal, and find them in Avenue Magazine’s Top 40 under 40.

The Well Endowed Podcast is produced by Edmonton Community Foundation. And is a proud, affiliate member of the Alberta Podcast Network.

Photo Credit: The photo of Paul Bellows shown on this page was created by Edmonton Portrait Photographer, Ryan Parker. See more of his work at: https://parkerphoto.ca