IMPACT with Jennifer Best

Jennifer Best from the YMCA was our guest on the March 29th edition of IMPACT. As the Senior Director of Community Programs and Housing Initiatives, she draws on many fascinating positions and experiences going back to her years as a youth growing up in Burlington, Ontario. IMPACT is a collaboration…

IMPACT with Michelle Thorne

Actor, director, producer, arts advocate and champion, Michelle Thorne lights up a room and inspires creativity wherever she goes. She was our guest on the March 22nd edition of IMPACT, a collaboration of The United Way of Fort McMurray, FuseSocial and KAOS 91.1.

IMPACT with TJ Carabeo

On March 15th, TJ Carabeo joined us on IMPACT. Child and Youth Programs Manager with Some Other Solutions, TJ has had a remarkable journey from being born in the Philippines to growing up in Toronto and making the big move to Fort McMurray. He also recently explored his artistic side,…

IMPACT with Doug Nicholls

On Tuesday, March 8th, 2016 our guest on IMPACT was Doug Nicholls, Superintendent of the Fort McMurray Public School District. Doug shared lessons learned during a career of working in education and the “little things” that make all the difference in the world in terms of leadership. IMPACT is a…

IMPACT with Michael Mankowski

On Tuesday, March 1st, 2016, filmmaker Michael Mankowski was our guest on IMPACT. Owner/operator of Wood Buffalo Production, Mike has found a unique way to give back to his community through his art. He is also a member of the United Way’s Community Investment Committee and a board member with…

IMPACT with Kate Penney

On Tuesday, February 23, 2016, Kate Penney was the featured guest on IMPACT.  Shelters Manager with The Salvation Army Community Services Centre, Kate shares stories of incredible generosity and heart that she has witnessed working with people between homes, struggling with hardships, and trying to start over. IMPACT is a…

IMPACT with Rob van Hecke

Rob van Hecke is the spokesperson for the remarkable Bo Cooper Leukemia Fund which has raised over $700,000 in just a couple of months. How did they inspire such momentum? And what lies ahead for this 26-year-old fire fighter? Find out how this unparalleled fundraising initiative came together and hear…

IMPACT with John Evans

John Evans is the President of UBS Canada and Chair of the United Way’s Community Investment Committee.  He also serves the community as part of the Keyano College Foundation Board of Directors.  Since moving to Fort McMurray in 2007, John has discovered the gift in the giving. IMPACT is a…

Impact Radio Promo

IMPACT is a weekly 30-minute radio talk show featuring one on one interviews with leaders, innovators, frontline life changers and volunteers in the social profit sector.  Hosted by Russell Thomas, IMPACT is a collaboration between The United Way of Fort McMurray and FuseSocial.