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Alex Counts, President/CEO, Grameen Foundation

Alex Counts, President/CEO, Grameen Foundation

March 23, 2011

PND spoke with Counts about the recent controversy involving Muhammad Yunus and the government of Bangladesh, and the future of microfinance in the South Asia region and elsewhere....

Helen Brunner, Director, Media Democracy Fund

Helen Brunner, Director, Media Democracy Fund

March 12, 2011

Brunner, whose organization makes grants that "protect and promote the public's rights in the Digital Age," spoke with PND about events in the Arab world and the role of nonprofit advocacy groups in ensuring that the 'Net remains open....

Mark Rosenman, Director, Caring to Change

Mark Rosenman, Director, Caring to Change

May 17, 2010

Rosenman spoke with PND about the Caring to Change project's new report, Foundations for the Common Good, and whether organized philanthropy is fulfilling its potential for the American people....

Luella Chavez D'Angelo, President, Western Union Foundation

Luella Chavez D'Angelo, President, Western Union Foundation

July 31, 2009

Chavez D'Angelo spoke with PND about the foundation's Our World, Our Family initiative, its efforts to provide long-term disaster relief, and the importance of employee involvement in corporate philanthropic activities....

Julie Rogers, President, Eugene and Agnes E. Meyer Foundation

Julie Rogers, President, Eugene and Agnes E. Meyer Foundation

June 18, 2009

Rogers, president of the foundation since 1986, spoke with PND about what nonprofits can do to weather the economic storm, the impact of the tough fundraising climate on nonprofit executive turnover, and the prospects for a renewed sense of public service....

Vicki Escarra, President and CEO, Feeding America

Vicki Escarra, President and CEO, Feeding America

May 12, 2009

Escarra, who joined the anti-hunger organization in 2006, spoke with PND about how its plans have shifted as the recession has dragged on and the steps the Obama administration has taken to reduce hunger in America....

Laura Walker, President and CEO, WNYC Radio

Laura Walker, President and CEO, WNYC Radio

April 28, 2009

PND spoke with Walker about the successful conclusion of its $57.5 million capital campaign, how the economic crisis has affected donations, and what a fully digital future holds for WNYC....