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This podcast celebrates what's going right in America by celebrating people, organizations & businesses who are committed to doing extraordinary acts for others in their communities, in our country and around the world.

This podcast celebrates what's going right in America by celebrating people, organizations & businesses who are committed to doing extraordinary acts for others in their communities, in our country and around the world.
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United States

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This podcast celebrates what's going right in America by celebrating people, organizations & businesses who are committed to doing extraordinary acts for others in their communities, in our country and around the world.

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English

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9284463546


Episodes

012: Samuel Bistrian Founder and CEO of Roma Boots

5/28/2019
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Our Extraordinary Guest is Samuel Bistrian Founder and CEO of Roma Boots (RomaBoots.com) 1. Samuel grew up in Communist controlled Romania with his family which included 11 brothers and sisters. They immigrated to the United States when he was 8. 2. He said his parents encouraged faith and gratitude in the house which spurred him and his siblings to live lives of service (one sibling moved back to Romania to open an orphanage). 3. Roma Boots (Roma is Amor, which means love, spelled...

Duration:01:10:59

011: Jessica Rambo with Painted Buffalo

5/20/2019
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Extraordinary Guest: Jessica Rambo (USMC veteran) founder of Painted Buffalo (paintedbuffalostudio.com) 1. Jessica who is an art student in North Carolina, has found great therapy in art, and is using art to connect with veterans and allow them to use art in very therapeutic ways. 2. Jessica is also a mother to two boys, who are learning service right along side their mom as they watch her grow Painted Buffalo and volunteer in many of the programs. 3. Jessica is also committed to living...

Duration:00:28:41

010: Carol McCloud author of "Have You Filled a Bucket Today?"

5/13/2019
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Extraordinary Guest: Carol McCloud author of "Have You Filled a Bucket Today?" 1. "Have You Filled a Bucket Today?" offers imagery for happiness and emotional well-being. In essence, we all carry an invisible bucket and the bucket is there to hold the good things that happen to us. When our bucket is full we are happy and when our buckets are empty we are emotionally drained and generally unhappier. You can fill other people's buckets by doing things that increase their happiness (hugs,...

Duration:01:00:26

Bonus Episode with Leslie O'Bryant & Susan Newell of Shauna's Sweet Tea

5/6/2019
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Thank you so much for coming back to listen to this bonus episode of the Extraordinary Acts For Others Podcast made by Freedom’s Ring. We here at Freedom’s Ring strongly believe every extraordinary acts for others creates an even more extraordinary America and that is why we are so proud of our service in our communities and celebrating others who serve and give back through their own life, business and organizations. Service to the well-being of our country, however that may look is...

Duration:00:27:49

009: Shauna's Sweet Tea w/ Leslie O'Braynt & Susan Newell

4/29/2019
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Extraordinary Guests: Leslie O'Bryant & Susan Newell of Shauna's Sweet Tea (ShaunaSweetTea.org) 1. I am joined by a fellow military spouse, Leslie O'Braynt and her mom, Susan Newell, who founded Shanua Sweet Tea after Susan's daughter and Leslie's sister, Shauna (a Navy veteran) committed suicide last year. 2. Their mission focuses on mental health and well-being as well as providing support for family members experiencing loss after suicide. 3. They have a product, a Sweet Tea, they are...

Duration:00:29:44

008: Krista Simpson Anderson co-founder and CEO of The Unquiet Professional

4/15/2019
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Extraordinary Guest: Krista Simpson Anderson co-founder and CEO of The Unquiet Professional 1. Krista Simpson Anderson is both a Gold Star and Blue Star Spouse, meaning her first husband (SSgt. Michael Simpson) died in 2013 from injuries sustained in combat and has since remarried (to Gus Anderson) an active duty soldier. 2. After SSgt. Simpson's death, she co-founded The Unquiet Professional as a way to honor her husband's death but also to give back to the military community that had...

Duration:00:33:35

007: Inspiring Hands with founder Vanessa Hornedo

4/8/2019
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Extraordinary Guest: Vanessa Hornedo Founder of Inspiring Hands (Myhandsinspire.org @InspiringHands) 1. Mission is to support economic opportunities for women in rural undeveloped countries (focused right now in the Dominican Republic). 2. Vanessa's inspiration came from a service trip she did in college to the Dominican Republic and her time serving here at home in AmeriCorps. 3. Vanessa is also a mother of young kids and shares with us how she runs her nonprofit while also raising her...

Duration:00:36:37

006: Amanda Baity with SemperK9 Saving Lives of Veterans & Dogs

3/18/2019
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Extraordinary Guest -- Amanda Baity of Semper K9 (SemperK9.org / @SemperK9) 1. Semper K9 rescues dogs, trains them to be service dogs and matches them with wounded veterans who need the assistance. 2. They have a commitment for life with the veterans. After the match has been made, they continue to reach out to ensure the needs of the veteran are continued to be met. So far, they have match about 50 veterans with Service Dogs and are expanding their facilities and opperations to grow...

Duration:00:36:08

005 - Continued Service with Ian Haynes of the Mission Continues

3/11/2019
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This week's Extraordinary Guest is Ian Haynes of The Mission Continues 1. The Mission Continues is a veteran service organization, with the mission to empowers veterans by challenging them to continued service in through community service in their communities. 2. The Mission Continues has 4 programs: The primary program we discuss are the service platoons (the local groups in 55 metro areas across the US that organize service projects). The other programs are the service leader Corps, the...

Duration:00:30:21

004: Spreading Love & Positivity w/ MakeADay

3/4/2019
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Extraordinary Guest: Kyle Barger w/ MakeADay (@MakeADayHQ) 1. Kyle owns both a for-profit business and leads a nonprofit, so he brings a unique perspective as he leads in both arenas. 2. Make A Day, has a simple premise, it is to simply go out and make a strangers day by spreading love and positivity. This all started when Kyle and his cousin decided to simply buy burritos and have lunch with a couple of homeless men they had passed on the street regularly. This opportunity to get to know...

Duration:00:42:08

003: Giving Back with Flags Of Valor

2/25/2019
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Our Extraordinary Guest is Brian Steorts of Flags of Valor (FOV) 1. Flags of Valor has the mission to hire combat veterans, make products here in America, and to give back -- all three pieces are essential to the DNA of who Flags of Valor is 2. Brian shared about many of FOV partnerships including their support of the 9/11 Promise Run, and several other Veteran Service Organizations. They have raised nearly 3/4 of a million dollars for charity in their 4 years of existance -- hence why...

Duration:00:39:23

002: From Homeless to Helping Homeless with the Bautista Project

2/18/2019
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Our Extraordinary Guest Today is Marla Bautista of the Bautista Project * Marla shares her experience of being homeless and how that turned into the Bautista Project a company that uses it's profits to help homeless near the base they are stationed at. * Marla also shares how she is involved in her community volunteering both on base and out in the community and how that volunteer experience is an expression of patriotism and a way to be connected. * Marla also talks about inviting her...

Duration:00:22:02

001: Adding Value Within Business with Combat Flip Flops

2/11/2019
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3 things to know about Freedom's Ring USA 1. We believe everyone is extraordinary and has gifts, talents and skills they can share by doing extraordinary acts for others right now. 2. The difference between ordinary and extraordinary is that little extra. The most extraordinary extraordinary acts for others are most often very ordinary in nature -- but they become extraordinary when they are in service of others. All it takes is for us to do the extra. 3. The Spirit of Service matters. We...

Duration:00:19:13

Extraordinary Acts For Others Season 1 Trailer

1/29/2019
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Freedom's Ring is a nonprofit led by military families with a vision of an even more extraordinary America by people coming together to do extraordinary acts for others in their communities. This podcast celebrates what's going right in America by celebrating people, organizations and businesses who are mission driven and giving back doing extraordinary acts for others. Learn more by listening to the Season 1 Trailer and by visiting www.FreedomsRingUSA.org.

Duration:00:02:51