Good People Talk

Good People Talk

Latest Episodes

Workout Time! Building Confidence and Strength for Individuals with Special Needs
May 25, 2021

Theres a fitness club in Maryland that stands apart from your usual corner gym. At SPIRIT Club, individuals with physical and developmental disabilities are lifting weights, doing aerobics, and worki

Good People, Helping Aspiring Americans Succeed
April 27, 2021

The Good People Fund in partnership with its grantees, helps to improve the lives and trajectories of Aspiring Americans refugees, victims of human trafficking, and others seeking safety, communit

Live from Detroit! Good People Empowering Youth at Risk
March 22, 2021

The Good People Fund visits with three of our change makers in Detroit. Each draws on intense personal journeys as they work to uplift and give hope to youth at risk in a city once written off, but

Changing Food Stories to Uplift Families and Communities
February 24, 2021

Walk through the inner city and other challenged areas and youll see a different food landscape than across town: fewer grocery stores, more fast-food places, and unhealthy choices. FEAST (Food Edu

Crowd-funding to Help Israelis Facing Hardship
November 23, 2020

Ten Gav (Hebrew, covering someones back) uses a crowd-funding model and web platform to match donors with Israeli individuals and families facing hardship. Ten Gav is a Good People Fund grantee and

Facing Down Anti-Semitism and Anti-Zionism on College Campuses
October 29, 2020

College campuses are unpredictable environments for Jewish students, with rising levels of anti-Semitism and anti-Zionism. TribeTalk a Good People Fund grantee prepares and empowers students to na

Turning Grief into Hope for Israelis and Palestinians
September 14, 2020

Terrorists killed his brother, yet Yuval Roth turned his grief into hope. Road to Recovery has a corps of Israeli volunteers driving Palestinians from border crossings to Israeli hospitals for critical care. On the way,

I Am Third!
August 04, 2020

David Baskin is CEO/Founder of Ani Shlishi, a Good People Fund grantee in Israel working with at-risk youth and instilling in them confidence, self-esteem, purpose, and community, by putting them to work in two used clothing stores.

Empowering Israelis with Challenges to Conquer the World
June 29, 2020

In a cafe in Beer Sheva, Israel, The Good People Fund visited friends from Inbar, a grantee empowering Israelis with physical and/or developmental challenges to achieve. At our table is Shoshi Margol

Responding to the Pandemic: A View from the Top
May 10, 2020

We speak with Good People Fund Executive Director Naomi Eisenberger about the impact of the pandemic on GPF and its community of grantees, and how GPF is responding with new initiatives to help those on the frontlines,