Woman of the Week

 

Maya Angelou, Legend, Author, Activist, Poet, Cook!

In celebration of the amazing Maya Angelou, the U.S. Postal Service will be issuing stamps with her likeness. Marilyn got to interview the reenowned and beloved author Maya Angelou as she returned to the kitchen with her second cookbook, Great Food, All Day Long: Cook Splendidly, Eat Smart, filled with time-tested recipes and the initimate, autobiographical sketches of how they came to be. 
 
 
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Deborah Block, Artistic Director-Theatre Exile

There's a real buzz in the Philly theater community right now as Theatre Exile presents "The Whale" now through March 1st. We wanted to learn more-meet Theatre Exile's Artistic Director Deborah Block and learn why this critically acclaimed show by Samuel D. Hunter is getting raves reviews. "The Whale" is a big-hearted by dark comic story about a 600-pound man's last chance for acceptance and redemption as he struggles to connect in the 21st century. Read more...

Terri O Connell, Mkt Chairperson, Alice Paul Institute

Do you know about the Alice Paul Institute in Mt. Laurel, New Jersey? Educate, empower, LEAD, that's what Alice Paul did...please join them Thursday, March 19th at 6 p.m. at the Westin Mt. Laurel as they honor the women who embody the spirit of Alice Paul at the 2015 Alice Paul Equality Awards. Tune in to learn lots more from Chairperson Terri O'Connell. This event supports wonderful leadership programs for girls. Read more...

Stephanie Austin, Chair, Wear Red American Heart Association

It's Heart Month and Marilyn really wanted to share Stephanie's extraordinary story of survival. When you listen you'll hear why she's ultimately committed to providing information that could potentially save women's lives. Stephanie also is a chairperson for the American Heart Association's Wear Red Luncheon - save the date for this year's luncheon - May 13th. Read more...

Terri Matthews - Jaden's Voice

Terri Matthews joins Marilyn Russell to share details on her locally-based autism non-profit Jaden's Voice and shares information on next week's Philly Business Fashion Week-yes, there are some events discussed you may want to know about. But, Terri and in particular Jaden's story is incredible...tune in to see for yourself :-). Read more...

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Lorina Marshall-Blake, Independence Blue Cross Foundation

On Wednesday, March 25th, United Way will host the 2015 Women's Initiative Gala, the signature event supporting Girls Today, Leaders Tomorrow. Read more...

Rachel Zimmerman - InLiquid Art Installment

Art is everywhere in Philadelphia and InLiquid wants you to know about their contributions to the creative and cultural movement. Join in. Read more...

Gloria Hochman - National Adoption Center part 2

Could you open your heart to a child in need? Please listen to Marilyn's continued conversation with Gloria Hochman from the National Adoption Center in Philadelphia, doing great work placing kids with families and with "Wednesday Child" a national adoption program featured on NBC 10. Read more...

Gloria Hochman - National Adoption Center

Could you open your heart to a child in need? Please listen to Marilyn's conversation with Gloria Hochman, National Director of Communications-National Adoption Center in Philadelphia, doing great work placing kids with families and with "Wednesday Child" a national adoption program featured on NBC 10. Read more...
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