humanitarian

May 04 2014
The Honourable Margaret Norrie McCain discusses the importance of philanthropy and giving back, and about her foundation and her passionate focus on early, healthy childhood development. more...

May 04 2014

Roxanne Joyal

Roxanne Joyal interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Co-CEO, Me to We

Me to We co-CEO, Roxanne Joyal, chats about this innovative social enterprise that empowers young people to actively participate in international development. more...

Feb 03 2014

Whitney Wilson

Whitney Wilson interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Fundraiser, John Howard Society of Toronto

Fundraiser, John Howard Society of Toronto, Whitney Wilson is on a mission of bringing yoga and meditation into prisons across Canada. more...

Nov 30 2013

Joelle Adler

Joelle Adler interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

CEO, Diesel Canada/Founder, OneXOne Foundation

CEO, Diesel Canada & founder, OneXOne Foundation, Joey Adler discusses her life as a true visionary entrepreneur and humanitarian, seeking to reinvent the business of philanthropy through ground-breaking sustainable models. more...

Jul 03 2012

Dana Florence

Dana Florence interview with Shannon Skinner on ExtraordinaryWomenTV.com

Co-Founder and Executive Director, THREE TO BE

Dana Florence is the co-founder of THREE TO BE, an organization inspired by the birth of her triplets who -- all three -- were born with cerebral palsy. more...

Jun 02 2012

Rachael Smith

Rachael Smith interview with Shannon Skinner on Extraordinary Women TV

Founder, Yard Sale for the Cure

Rachael Smith is the founder of Yard Sale for the Cure, a unique fundraiser for the Canadian Breast Cancer Research Foundation. In this interview, Rachael discusses her journey from having had breast cancer to how she got the idea for Yard Sale for the Cure, and why it's important. more...

Dec 15 2011

Martha Deacon

Martha Deacon interviewed by Shannon Skinner on Extraordinary Women TV

Founder, The Townships Projects

Martha Deacon is the founder and CEO of The Townships Project, created in late 1998 in response to then President Nelson Mandela’s challenge to do something about the poverty in his country. The Townships Project, a Canadian registered charity, has worked for 13 years with local microfinance organizations in South Africa to extend small loans to start or expand small businesses, always exploring how to make these loans more effective in the fight against poverty. more...

Dec 05 2011

Caroline Riseboro

Vice President, Public Affairs for World Vision Canada

Caroline Riseboro is the Vice President, Public Affairs for World Vision Canada. In this role, Caroline provides leadership to the Government Relations, Advocacy and Public Relations divisions. more...

Sep 04 2011

Allison Harvey

Allison Harvey, 10,000 Toys for Haiti, interviewed on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Founder, 10,000 Toys for Haiti

Allison Harvey is the founder of the not-for-profit organization, 10,000 Toys for Haiti. more...

Aug 21 2011

Jeanette Arsenault

Jeanette Arsenault interviewed on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Singer/Songwriter, Recording & Performing Artist

Jeanette Arsenault is a Canadian singer/songwriter, recording and performing artist. more...

Jun 26 2011

Marina Nemat

Marina Nemat interviewed on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Memoir Author, "Prisoner of Tehran" & Human Rights Advocate

Marina Nemat is the author of the popular memoir, "Prisoner of Tehran" and the follow-up "After Tehran: A Life Reclaimed." more...