February 19, 2016

Podcast: 2 Young Leaders Discuss Their Organizations and How They Run Them

In the latest episode of the Business of Giving, host Denver Frederick speaks to two people profiled in The Chronicle’s 40 Under 40 issue on young people who are making a difference in the world.

Jason Cone, executive director of Doctors Without Borders, explains why medical facilities are targeted in conflict zones, the misconceptions people have about humanitarian aid, and the social entrepreneurs he admires.

Donnel Baird, co-founder and CEO of BlocPower, discusses the tremendous energy waste that occurs in poor neighborhoods, how to create a social business, and how a start-up can secure investors.

Listen to both interviews below.