EP #07: Impact Investing – Maximizing the Positive with Elyse Crowston

2020 was a crazy year, and it sparked a lot of change in the way we go about our lives and our thoughts on the bigger world from a social and environmental perspective. Responsible investing is gaining more momentum as people aim to “put their money where their values are.” With that in mind, Elyse […]

EP #06: Making an Impact with Your Business

Many people are starting businesses these days to not only turn a profit, but also to be a force for good in the world. These entrepreneurs are typically called “impact entrepreneurs,” and in this episode, I’m diving into why wealth-creation and making an impact don’t have to be mutually exclusive. Listen in as I share […]

EP #05: ESG 101 – Why We All Need to Care with Dirk Baerts

2020 was a year that changed all of our lives in many ways we will never forget. Businesses have also had to adapt, and the way they report and manage their environment, social, and governance (ESG) impact and activities has become more of an issue for the average consumer than in the past. Here to […]

EP #04: Empowering Future Leaders Through STEM with Anu Bidani

Anu Bidani is the CEO of STEM MINDS, a company that focuses on empowering youth to become fearless leaders by developing agility and a love of learning through STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math). She believes in creating our future leaders, game-changers, and problem-solvers to build a better, more agile society for future generations. Today […]

EP #03: Making an Impact Through Financial Fitness with Tracey Bissett

Entrepreneurs are starting more and more businesses with some kind of social, environmental, or community purpose, where they can do good in the world while still making money. One of the keys to running a profitable and purpose-driven business is being able to track and manage the money that is coming in. So today, Sandra speaks […]

EP #02: Continuous Connection for Greater Impact with Anne Cesak

As you may be aware, there is an accelerating momentum around businesses becoming a force for good. Becoming a certified B-Corp is one of the ways that companies are making it known that they want to be a positive force, where profit meets purpose. Today Sandra speaks with Anne Cesak, the Organizational Connection Strategist and […]

EP #01: Social Enterprise: Passion, Skills, and Trust with April Morganti

Welcome to The Make Good Project podcast, the show that explores the people and trends that are shaping the purpose-driven landscape. Each week, your host Sandra D’Souza will interview influencers and leaders in this space who are making a difference in their communities and the world. In this inaugural episode, Sandra speaks with April Morganti, Executive Director at Advanced Gerontological Education […]

The Make Good Project: A Podcast Trailer

Listen in with Sandra D’Souza for a hint of what’s to come from The Make Good Project podcast! Sandra D’Souza was inspired by the book “What Color is Your Parachute” to take a deeper look into her career and what she had to offer the world. Sandra came across Social Enterprise and aligned very much […]