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Charity Champions Podcast

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Charity Champions are nonprofit organizations working to make a positive impact in our community. Each fall, our employees chose six nonprofits from nominations that are made on our website. Anyone can submit a nomination, and nominations are carried forward each year. The benefits selection as a Charity Champions are leadership development training and increased awareness, both of which are usually cost-prohibitive for these organizations. It's TFNB Your Bank For Life's way of giving back to the community that has treated us so well for more than 125 years. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

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United States

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Charity Champions are nonprofit organizations working to make a positive impact in our community. Each fall, our employees chose six nonprofits from nominations that are made on our website. Anyone can submit a nomination, and nominations are carried forward each year. The benefits selection as a Charity Champions are leadership development training and increased awareness, both of which are usually cost-prohibitive for these organizations. It's TFNB Your Bank For Life's way of giving back to the community that has treated us so well for more than 125 years. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Language:

English

Contact:

254-755-7000


Episodes

Building strong communities with NeighborWorks Waco

2/16/2021
On this episode: We're talking with NeighborWorks Waco's President and CEO Roy Nash. He explains how the organization helps people build wealth through homeownership. About the Charity Champions Podcast The Charity Champions Podcast is hosted by Randy Lane, AVP of Marketing for TFNB Your Bank For Life. The podcast is a way for Charity Champions to tell their stories through long-form interviews. About Charity Champions Charity Champions are nonprofit organizations chosen by TFNB Your Bank For Life employees after nomination by the community. Recipients get marketing support, media exposure, and leadership training at no charge to the nonprofit. The awareness campaign begins with an interview on Midday with Julie Hayes on KWTX. Then on Baylor gameday, Champions are interviewed on the radio by the voice of the Baylor Bears, John Morris, and are recognized by an on-field presentation at McLane Stadium in front of thousands of Central Texans during a Baylor Football game. It continues with recognition at Baylor Basketball games and a feature on the Charity Champions Podcast. After football season ends, 360 Solutions brings Charity Champions winners together for world-class leadership development training during the first and second quarters of every year. For more information on Charity Champions, visit charitychampions.org. To nominate a charity for our upcoming season, visit charitychampions.org/nominate. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:26:56

Helping students succeed with STARS Book Clubs

2/8/2021
On this episode: STARS Book Clubs works towards a future where every student in Waco, TX can read on grade level and succeed in life. They do this through volunteers from churches in Waco who provide encouragement, positive role models, and focused reading support. Executive Director Michael Jeter tells us about the impact the program has made in the community. About the Charity Champions Podcast The Charity Champions Podcast is hosted by Randy Lane, AVP of Marketing and Bo Mello, Marketing Bank Officer for TFNB Your Bank For Life. The podcast is a way for Charity Champions to tell their stories through long-form interviews. About Charity Champions Charity Champions are nonprofit organizations chosen by TFNB Your Bank For Life employees after nomination by the community. Recipients get marketing support, media exposure, and leadership training at no charge to the nonprofit. The awareness campaign begins with an interview on Midday with Julie Hayes on KWTX. Then on Baylor gameday, Champions are interviewed on the radio by the voice of the Baylor Bears, John Morris, and are recognized by an on-field presentation at McLane Stadium in front of thousands of Central Texans during a Baylor Football game. It continues with recognition at Baylor Basketball games and a feature on the Charity Champions Podcast. After football season ends, 360 Solutions brings Charity Champions winners together for world-class leadership development training during the first and second quarters of every year. For more information on Charity Champions, visit charitychampions.org. To nominate a charity for our upcoming season, visit charitychampions.org/nominate. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:21:00

Supporting the arts with The Art Center of Waco

1/6/2021
On this episode of the Charity Champions Podcast: The Art Center of Waco. Board Member Hector Sabido tells us why supporting the arts is good for the entire community. Learn more about The Art Center's mission at artcenterwaco.org About the Charity Champions Podcast The Charity Champions Podcast is hosted by Randy Lane, AVP of Marketing and Bo Mello, Marketing Bank Officer for TFNB Your Bank For Life. The podcast is a way for Charity Champions to tell their stories through long-form interviews. About Charity Champions Charity Champions are nonprofit organizations chosen by TFNB Your Bank For Life employees after nomination by the community. Recipients get marketing support, media exposure, and leadership training at no charge to the nonprofit. The awareness campaign begins with an interview on Midday with Julie Hayes on KWTX. Then on Baylor gameday, Champions are interviewed on the radio by the voice of the Baylor Bears, John Morris, and are recognized by an on-field presentation at McLane Stadium in front of thousands of Central Texans during a Baylor Football game. It continues with recognition at Baylor Basketball games and a feature on the Charity Champions Podcast. After football season ends, 360 Solutions brings Charity Champions winners together for world-class leadership development training during the first and second quarters of every year. For more information on Charity Champions, visit charitychampions.org. To nominate a charity for our upcoming season, visit charitychampions.org/nominate. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:18:22

Building strong families with Legacy Family Ministries

11/24/2020
Legacy Family Ministries deepens the roots of individuals with God’s truth so that their foundation as a married couple will be developed for the sake of the family institution. By strengthening the family they will in turn pass on God’s principles from one generation to the next. One of the ways Legacy supports engaged couples is through their Countdown marriage preparation courses. Couple meet with mentors and peers to talk about what it means to develop a Christ-centered marriage. Learn more on their website or on the Charity Champions website. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:29:49

Dr Pepper Museum and Free Enterprise Institute

10/29/2020
More than just a museum, President and CEO Chris Dyer explains how the Dr Pepper Museum and Free Enterprise Institute is inspiring the next generation of entrepreneurs. Learn more at charitychampions.org/dr-pepper Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:22:10

Preparing women for the workforce: Esther's Closet

10/19/2020
Randy sits down with Executive Director of Esther's Closet, Rachel E. Pate. They talk about how the program is preparing women for the workforce. Esther’s Closet’s is a self-sufficiency program designed to equip women and children to escape the imprisonment of poverty. They provide interview and workplace outfits at no charge to unemployed women and those seeking new positions. They also help with resume writing and job performance skills to help women thrive in the workplace. They provide medical scrubs and restaurant/retail business attire for new employees. Learn more on their website. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:31:25

Filling the gaps in mental health: Klaras Center for Families

10/5/2020
We sit down with Division Director Ron Kimbell to learn how Klaras Center for Families is closing the gaps in mental health for children, adolescents and young adults. Klaras Center for Families assists children and adolescents, ages 3 through 21, who evidence significant emotional and/or behavioral difficulties. These children must demonstrate a need for intensive services and meet eligibility requirements. About the Charity Champions Podcast The Charity Champions Podcast is hosted by Randy Lane, AVP of Marketing and Bo Mello, Marketing Bank Officer for TFNB Your Bank For Life. The podcast is a way for Charity Champions to tell their stories through long-form interviews. About Charity Champions Charity Champions are nonprofit organizations chosen by TFNB Your Bank For Life employees after nomination by the community. Recipients get marketing support, media exposure, and leadership training at no charge to the nonprofit. The awareness campaign begins with an interview on Midday with Julie Hayes on KWTX. Then on Baylor gameday, Champions are interviewed on the radio by the voice of the Baylor Bears, John Morris, and are recognized by an on-field presentation at McLane Stadium in front of thousands of Central Texans during a Baylor Football game. It continues with recognition at Baylor Basketball games and a feature on the Charity Champions Podcast. After football season ends, 360 Solutions brings Charity Champions winners together for world-class leadership development training during the first and second quarters of every year. For more information on Charity Champions, visit charitychampions.org. To nominate a charity for our upcoming season, visit charitychampions.org/nominate. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:43:20

Charity Champions: Hospice Myths

7/17/2020
On this episode we have CEO of Community Healthcare of Texas, Viki Jingle, and Volunteer Coordinator Sonya Wilson discuss the myths of hospice. They talk about the hospice process, how volunteers can get involved, and their recent re branding. About Community Healthcare of Texas As the largest not-for-profit hospice and palliative care organization in Texas, we are proud to offer adult and pediatric palliative care and hospice services to our patients and their families. After providing hospice services for over 24 years, the organization has changed its name in all markets to Community Healthcare of Texas. The name change better reflects the ever changing and growing needs of patients after a serious illness or terminal diagnosis and allows us to operate under one name throughout our entire organization. About the Charity Champions Podcast The Charity Champions Podcast is hosted by Randy Lane, AVP of Marketing and Bo Mello, Marketing Bank Officer for TFNB Your Bank For Life. The podcast is a way for Charity Champions to tell their stories through long-form interviews. About Charity Champions Charity Champions are nonprofit organizations chosen by TFNB Your Bank For Life employees after nomination by the community. Recipients get marketing support, media exposure, and leadership training at no charge to the nonprofit. The awareness campaign begins with an interview on Midday with Julie Hayes on KWTX. Then on Baylor gameday, Champions are interviewed on the radio by the voice of the Baylor Bears, John Morris, and are recognized by an on-field presentation at McLane Stadium in front of thousands of Central Texans during a Baylor Football game. It continues with recognition at Baylor Basketball games and a feature on the Charity Champions Podcast. After football season ends, 360 Solutions brings Charity Champions winners together for world-class leadership development training during the first and second quarters of every year. For more information on Charity Champions, visit charitychampions.org. To nominate a charity for our upcoming season, visit charitychampions.org/nominate. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:38:41

Charity Champions: Unbound

6/8/2020
On this episode we have Susan Peters of Unbound and Dr. Soo Battle of Camp Careful to discuss what advice they would give their younger selves about relationships and how to avoid unhealthy relationships. About Unbound: Unbound is an organization that fights against human trafficking. It started in 2012 in Waco, Texas with a focus to address the human trafficking that was going on in their own communities. It has grown into an organization with multiple chapters across the United States. About Camp Careful: Camp Careful was started by Dr. Soo Battle to reduce and prevent child sexual abuse. Camp careful does this by empowering children, educating families, and bringing awareness about child sexual abuse to the community. Over 6000 children and parents have gotten training from Camp Careful. About the Charity Champions Podcast The Charity Champions Podcast is hosted by Randy Lane, AVP of Marketing and Bo Mello, Marketing Bank Officer for TFNB Your Bank For Life. The podcast is a way for Charity Champions to tell their stories through long-form interviews. About Charity Champions Charity Champions are nonprofit organizations chosen by TFNB Your Bank For Life employees after nomination by the community. Recipients get marketing support, media exposure, and leadership training at no charge to the nonprofit. The awareness campaign begins with an interview on Midday with Julie Hayes on KWTX. Then on Baylor gameday, Champions are interviewed on the radio by the voice of the Baylor Bears, John Morris, and are recognized by an on-field presentation at McLane Stadium in front of thousands of Central Texans during a Baylor Football game. It continues with recognition at Baylor Basketball games and a feature on the Charity Champions Podcast. After football season ends, 360 Solutions brings Charity Champions winners together for world-class leadership development training during the first and second quarters of every year. For more information on Charity Champions, visit charitychampions.org. To nominate a charity for our upcoming season, visit charitychampions.org/nominate. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:27:13

Develop emotional intelligence as a leader

5/18/2020
On the episode: Chip Wilson, CEO of 360 Solutions, talks about how to develop emotional intelligence as the leader of an organization. This is the third leadership development session of Charity Champion's 2020 season. About the Charity Champions Podcast The Charity Champions Podcast is hosted by Randy Lane, AVP of Marketing for TFNB Your Bank For Life. Charity Champions and the people they help come into our Triangle Tower podcast studio to tell the stories behind the champions. About Charity Champions Charity Champions are nonprofit organizations chosen by TFNB Your Bank For Life employees after being nominated by the community. Winners receive an awareness marketing campaign and leadership training at no charge to the nonprofit. The awareness campaign begins with a radio interview by the voice of the Baylor Bears, John Morris, and an on-field presentation at McLane Stadium in front of thousands of Central Texans during a Baylor Football game. It continues with recognition at Baylor Basketball games and a feature on the Charity Champions Podcast. After football season ends, 360 Solutions brings Charity Champions winners together for world-class leadership development training during the first and second quarters of every year. For more information on Charity Champions, visit charitychampions.org. To nominate a charity for our upcoming season, visit charitychampions.org/nominate. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:01:15:29

Non-profit marketing during COVID-19

4/24/2020
Chip Wilson and 360 Solutions hosted another Zoom call for Charity Champions Executive Directors while all of us shelter in place during the COVID-19 pandemic. In this session, Chip talks about marketing during this time and how to engage your audience with storytelling. About the Charity Champions Podcast The Charity Champions Podcast is hosted by Randy Lane, CTO and VP of Marketing for 360 Solutions. Charity Champions and the people they help come into our Triangle Tower podcast studio to tell the stories behind the champions. About Charity Champions Charity Champions are nonprofit organizations chosen by TFNB Your Bank For Life employees after being nominated by the community. Winners receive an awareness marketing campaign and leadership training at no charge to the nonprofit. The awareness campaign begins with a radio interview by the voice of the Baylor Bears, John Morris, and an on-field presentation at McLane Stadium in front of thousands of Central Texans during a Baylor Football game. It continues with recognition at Baylor Basketball games and a feature on the Charity Champions Podcast. After football season ends, 360 Solutions brings Charity Champions winners together for world-class leadership development training during the first and second quarters of every year. For more information on Charity Champions, visit charitychampions.org. To nominate a charity for our upcoming season, visit charitychampions.org/nominate. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:42:14

7 Areas of Transformation: Charity Champions Podcast

4/10/2020
Because of COVID-19, we've had to get creative with our springtime leadership development sessions! Chip Wilson hosted a live Zoom call with Executive Directors from our 36 Charity Champions. The session was over the 7 Areas of Transformation: How to run an organization in these uncertain times. There are universal truths that will never change. Systems and processes might change during this outbreak, but the way we communicate and build effective teams remains the same. Want to follow along? Download the handout and listen to Chip talks about the 7 Areas of Transformation! Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:50:15

Dealing with grief over the holidays with Community Hospice

12/12/2019
On this episode: Dealing with grief over the holidays with Community Hospice of Texas. Bereavement Coordinator Jennifer Caballero tells us about the grief counseling services Community Hospice offers. She also shares advice for helping those going through their first holiday season after a loss. Learn more about Community Hospice of Texas' Grief Care Services. Give them at call at (800) 958-5014 or email them at GriefCare@chot.org. Community Hospice of Texas is formerly known as Providence Hospice. We celebrate and recognize them as Charity Champions during our 2019 season. Have a nonprofit you'd like to nominate for next season? Visit charitychampions.org/nominate and let us know! About the Charity Champions Podcast: The Charity Champions Podcast is hosted by Randy Lane, CTO and VP of Marketing for 360 Solutions. Charity Champions and the people they help come into our Triangle Tower podcast studio to tell the stories behind the champions. About Charity Champions Charity Champions are nonprofit organizations chosen by TFNB Your Bank For Life employees after being nominated by the community. Winners receive an awareness marketing campaign and leadership training at no charge to the nonprofit. The awareness campaign begins with a radio interview by the voice of the Baylor Bears, John Morris, and an on-field presentation at McLane Stadium in front of thousands of Central Texans during a Baylor Football game. It continues with recognition at Baylor Basketball games and a feature on the Charity Champions Podcast. After football season ends, 360 Solutions brings Charity Champions winners together for world-class leadership development training during the first and second quarters of every year. For more information on Charity Champions, visit charitychampions.org. To nominate a charity for our upcoming season, visit charitychampions.org/nominate. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:18:45

Chip Wilson with John Morris: How Charity Champions started

11/26/2019
The Voice of the Bears John Morris talks with 360 Solutions Founder and CEO Chip Wilson about the origins of the Charity Champions program. Chip was live with John ahead of Baylor's game against Texas. Learn more about the Charity Champions program and listen to more podcast episodes at charitychampions.org. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:04:00

Rhett Revolution with John Morris: Voice of the Bears

11/18/2019
Listen to Rhett Revolution's Gameday radio interview with Voice of the Bears, John Morris. Learn more about Rhett Revolution at charitychampions.org/rhett-revolution Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:05:40

Rhett Revolution: Charity Champions Podcast

11/15/2019
On this episode: When Lorna and Jimmy Hering's son Rhett passed away unexpectedly, they and the community of McGregor, Texas were devastated. Now, Rhett's legacy of kindness and caring is spreading through Rhett Revolution: a nonprofit dedicated to helping others. Rhett Revolution runs the McGregor Food Pantry, helps with nutrition in school, supports grieving parents, and awards scholarships. Those who knew Rhett said helping people was something that came naturally to him. Learn more at rhettrevolution.org. Find out more about the nonprofit's experience as a Charity Champion at charitychampions.org/rhett-revolution. About the Charity Champions Podcast The Charity Champions Podcast is hosted by Randy Lane, CTO and VP of Marketing for 360 Solutions. Charity Champions and the people they help come into our Triangle Tower podcast studio to tell the stories behind the champions. About Charity Champions Charity Champions are nonprofit organizations chosen by TFNB Your Bank For Life employees after being nominated by the community. Winners receive an awareness marketing campaign and leadership training at no charge to the nonprofit. The awareness campaign begins with a radio interview by the voice of the Baylor Bears, John Morris, and an on-field presentation at McLane Stadium in front of thousands of Central Texans during a Baylor Football game. It continues with recognition at Baylor Basketball games and a feature on the Charity Champions Podcast. After football season ends, 360 Solutions brings Charity Champions winners together for world-class leadership development training during the first and second quarters of every year. For more information on Charity Champions, visit charitychampions.org. To nominate a charity for our upcoming season, visit charitychampions.org/nominate. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:19:24

Keep Waco Beautiful: Charity Champions Podcast

10/29/2019
On this podcast: Executive Director Ashely Crownover tells us how Keep Waco Beautiful helps the city look good through conversation, cleanups, and education. From their website: Keep Waco Beautiful was started in 1979 as the Beautification Committee of Waco. The committee changed its name in the 1980's to Keep Waco Beautiful. What once started as a small committee dedicated to beautifying the community is now a non-profit organization with over 13,000 volunteers and a plethora of activities yearly. Our mission is to help make Waco a cleaner, healthier, safer and more beautiful place to live, work and play. We believe that concentrated cleanup, beautification and anti-litter programs develop a feeling of community pride among our citizens. We are dedicated to teaching people to take responsibility for enhancing their community environment through action, education, and involvement. Keep Waco Beautiful is an affiliate of Keep Texas Beautiful and Keep America Beautiful. Keep Waco Beautiful is an award winning program that has won the prestigious Governor's Award six times, bringing almost $1 million into the community that was used in beautification efforts, and also second place in the national Keep America Beautiful award. Keep Waco Beautiful currently has over 400 members and over 13,000 volunteers. About this podcast: The Charity Champions Podcast is hosted by Randy Lane, CTO and VP of Marketing for 360 Solutions. Charity Champions and the people they help come into our Triangle Tower podcast studio to tell the stories behind the champions. About Charity Champions: Charity Champions are nonprofit organizations chosen by TFNB Your Bank For Life employees after being nominated by the community. Winners receive an awareness marketing campaign and leadership training at no charge to the nonprofit. The awareness campaign begins with a radio interview by the voice of the Baylor Bears, John Morris, and an on-field presentation at McLane Stadium in front of thousands of Central Texans during a Baylor Football game. It continues with recognition at Baylor Basketball games and a feature on the Charity Champions Podcast. After football season ends, 360 Solutions brings Charity Champions winners together for world-class leadership development training during the first and second quarters of every year. For more information on Charity Champions, visit charitychampions.org. To nominate a charity for our upcoming season, visit charitychampions.org/nominate. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:28:14

Providence Hospice

10/11/2019
On this episode: Community Ambassador Bronda Hayes tells us how Providence Hospice serves the community as the only nonprofit hospice in the area. More about Providence Hospice: Community Hospice of Texas and Providence Hospice have been providing home care, inpatient care and respite care since 1996 to patients that have been diagnosed with a life-limiting illness with a prognosis of six months or less. Providing compassionate end-of-life care for those living with an illness while providing support for those caring for a loved one is the mission of Community Hospice of Texas and Providence Hospice. About the Charity Champions Podcast: The Charity Champions Podcast is hosted by Randy Lane, CTO and VP of Marketing for 360 Solutions. Charity Champions and the people they help come into our Triangle Tower podcast studio to tell the stories behind the champions. About Charity Champions: Charity Champions are nonprofit organizations chosen by TFNB Your Bank For Life employees after being nominated by the community. Winners receive an awareness marketing campaign and leadership training at no charge to the nonprofit. The awareness campaign begins with a radio interview by the voice of the Baylor Bears, John Morris, and an on-field presentation at McLane Stadium in front of thousands of Central Texans during a Baylor Football game. It continues with recognition at Baylor Basketball games and a feature on the Charity Champions Podcast. After football season ends, 360 Solutions brings Charity Champions winners together for world-class leadership development training during the first and second quarters of every year. For more information on Charity Champions, visit charitychampions.org. To nominate a charity for our upcoming season, visit charitychampions.org/nominate. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:22:47

Children's Advocacy Center with John Morris

10/7/2019
Children's Advocacy Center of Central Texas Executive Director Michelle Carter joins Baylor's "Voice of the Bears" John Morris to talk about the nonprofit ahead of Baylor's Iowa State game. Learn more at charitychampions.org Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:03:02

Children's Advocacy Center of Central Texas

9/24/2019
On this episode: Randy sits down with Children's Advocacy Center of Central Texas' Executive Director Michelle Carter to talk about how their organization works with victims and their families to provide protection, justice, and healing. The Children's Advocacy Center is our third Charity Champion of the year. More about Children's Advocacy Center: Here at Children's Advocacy Center Of Central Texas (CACCT), our mission is to provide comprehensive services to protect, promote healing and enhance the quality of life for abused and neglected children. No child should have to experience that kind of pain and horror. We work tirelessly to create bright futures for children who have suffered this injustice. In 2017, more than 1,400 children were confirmed victims of child abuse in Central Texas. These children need specialized services, starting with investigation and proceeding through rehabilitation. Our programs are designed to reduce the effects of trauma on these young children and ensure that collaborative investigation and recovery services are available for them. Find them online at https://www.cacct.com/ About the Charity Champions Podcast: The Charity Champions Podcast is hosted by Randy Lane, CTO and VP of Marketing for 360 Solutions. Charity Champions and the people they help come into our Triangle Tower podcast studio to tell the stories behind the champions. About Charity Champions: Charity Champions are nonprofit organizations chosen by TFNB Your Bank For Life employees after being nominated by the community. Winners receive an awareness marketing campaign and leadership training at no charge to the nonprofit. The awareness campaign begins with a radio interview by the voice of the Baylor Bears, John Morris, and an on-field presentation at McLane Stadium in front of thousands of Central Texans during a Baylor Football game. It continues with recognition at Baylor Basketball games and a feature on the Charity Champions Podcast. After football season ends, 360 Solutions brings Charity Champions winners together for world-class leadership development training during the first and second quarters of every year. For more information on Charity Champions, visit charitychampions.org. To nominate a charity for our upcoming season, visit charitychampions.org/nominate. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:25:16