Drew Schlosberg’s Spotlight On The Community

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Drew Schlosberg's Spotlight on the Community amplifies the voices of social impact organizations, social entrepreneurs, local non-profits and other community champions who help shape the culture, creativity, and connectivity that drive the San Diego community to ever higher levels.


All Episodes

San Diego Tech Hub and University of San Diego Announce “Data Science For Good” Free and Virtual Workshop

  Drew is joined in Studio North by Dr. Ebrahim Tarshizi, Academic Director, USD MS in AppliedData Science Program and Claude Jones, Founder, San Diego Tech Hub to discuss their new collaboration, Data Science for Good, a free and guided virtual workshop. The free 3-part, 90-minute virtual workshop series...

Fleet Week San Diego Celebrates The Military With Many Events And A Boat Parade On November 11th

  Drew is joined in Studio North by Maggie Young, the Executive Director of Fleet Week San Diego. With San Diego being the #1 military city in the US, it is not surprising that Maggie and the team celebrate the “week” for months, ending with a Boat Parade extraordinaire...

Hospital Infantil and The Foundation for The Children of the Californias Lifts The Health and Lives of Children

  Drew is joined in Studio North by Jose Gonzalez, the Executive Director of the Foundation for the Children of the Californias, a tri-national collaboration with Canada, the United States, and Mexico, endeavoring to improve the health and nutrition for the children of the mega-region of San Diego and...

San Diego Surf Riders Look To Launch A Cricket Craze With Community-Driven Approach

  Drew is joined in Studio North by the two co-owners of the San Diego Surf Riders, Gangaram Singh and Jimmy Anklesaria for a great conversation on the game of cricket, known all over the world but little understood in America. To address this gap, Jimmy and Gangaram are...

Gary Weitzman, CEO, San Diego Humane Society | Fur Ball 2021 Is Back On October 2nd!

  The always great Dr. Gary Weitzman, the CEO of the San Diego Humane Society joins Drew to discuss that the great Fur Ball is back and will be held on October 2nd. Gary shares the financial importance of this event, while also providing an enlightening perspective on the...

American Freedom Foundation Discusses Live Programming In Washington, DC During the 20th Anniversary of 9/11

  Drew is joined in studio by Ted Hacker and SMA Jack Tilley, the co-founders of the American Freedom Foundation. We learn about the success of their amazing new podcast Your Next Mission and their upcoming live-streamed event from the Air Force Museum on the 20th Anniversary of 9/11....

Gwen Bates Discusses Fashion Week San Diego And Their New Haute STEAM Program For Students

  Drew welcomes Gwen Bates, the Director of Fashion Week San Diego, into the studio to discuss the upcoming kick-off of Fashion Week on October 2nd in San Marcos. Gwen also discusses her journey from a young entrepreneur and fashion accessory designer to her current role. Also revealed is...

San Diego Gives Drives Local Giving For Over One Hundred Non-Profit Organizations

  If you live local, then why not give local? That is exactly the concept and power behind San Diego Gives, a collaborative and convenient way for San Diegans to find and fund a cause they love. In this episode, two non-profit leaders and among the 100 non-profit participants...

Chasin’ Dreams Farm Pops Out Sorghum Based Little Flavor Bombs

  Listen to a classic entrepreneurial story with Sydney Chasin, the Founder & CEO of Chasin’ Dreams Farm, and learn how she started and launched her healthy little flavor bomb of a company using sorghum, an ancient grain. Sydney even mentions that her company, selected by Mondelez for their...