HTF 033 Elevating All Voices

HTF 033 Elevating All Voices

In this episode Danielle and Jen interview Shiva Farrokhi, founder of in-it, a video crowdsourcing platform focusing on social change. The phrase video virtual memory is mentioned, so you know this is going to be good. Shiva is an Iranian designer, strategist and...
HTF 032 Advocating for Psilocybin

HTF 032 Advocating for Psilocybin

In this episode, Collin Gabriel and Danielle Olson interviewed Tom and Sheri Eckert who are both counselors and the founders of the Oregon Psilocybin Society. They are the forces behind getting a 2020 ballot measure to legalize the facilitated use of psilocybin....
HTF 031: #LifeIsCumulative

HTF 031: #LifeIsCumulative

We interviewed Sonja Skvarla, founder and Executive Director of A Social Ignition. “Those who have been incarcerated come out facing a tremendous number of barriers to success. From feeling isolated by limited social interaction to no access to current trends in...
HTF 030: Tea Fleets and Painted Streets

HTF 030: Tea Fleets and Painted Streets

Picture yourself strolling down the beautiful tree-lined streets of Portland when suddenly you are struck by the sight of a large mural painted right in the middle of a 4-way stop. As you stand there, thinking to yourself “how did this get here? Who made this place?”,...
HTF 029: ‘Soup’er Communities

HTF 029: ‘Soup’er Communities

In this episode, Danielle Olson sits down with Amy Kaherl, founder of Detroit Soup. In 2010, Amy was able to transform a small potluck-style event for funding the arts into a larger funding mechanism for community projects aimed to do good for Detroit. For as little...
HTF 028: Chicken Eggs and Chasin’ Dreams

HTF 028: Chicken Eggs and Chasin’ Dreams

In this episode, we sit down with Henlight Co-Founder, Edward Silva. Edward’s unique story highlights the path that some entrepreneurs take when entering into prize-based competitions, in this case the Thought For Food Challenge. Interestingly, Edward’s journey...