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CATALYST 4 CHANGE

The series, which has grown out of our Raffa Learning Community effort, features interviews with interesting nonprofit and private sector leaders and those who help them Do More.


#13: On Becoming the Largest Socially Responsible Bank
Hosts: Thomas Raffa

In this episode, Tom interviews Amalgamated Bank’s CEO, Keith Mestrich, to explore what embracing a stakeholder-first business model really means. Meet a leader and a bank who walk the talk; using business as a force for good.

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#12: Measuring Impact at TechnoServe
Hosts: Jason Henham

In this mini episode, Jason digs into the metrics that TechnoServe uses to assess their work and results toward alleviating global poverty.

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#11: The Secret Sauce of Social Impact Investing: Keeping It Real!
Hosts: Thomas Raffa and Rich Tafel

In this episode, Rich interviews Tom around the topic of social impact investing to explore how and why it’s becoming so popular, the metrics investors expect and value, and how philanthropy and investment is blending to effect social change.

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#10: FOCUS ON Upswing to End College Attrition
Hosts: Jason Henham

In this mini-episode, Jason Henham calls out Upswing’s effectiveness in program design and measurement of outcomes. Upswing was referenced in a previous interview with Elizabeth Garlow as an organization doing great work to end college attrition.

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#9: Investing for Impact in “Hire” Education
Hosts: Thomas Raffa

In this episode, Tom interviews Elizabeth Garlow, Impact Investment Officer for Lumina Foundation to explore Lumina’s vision and strategy to help prepare and transition America’s future workforce for the global economy. How must the narrative change to meet the nation’s demand for talent in coming decades? Don’t miss this insightful conversation!

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#8: Meet our newest co-host Jason Henham!
Hosts: Thomas Raffa and Jason Henham

In this episode, Tom interviews Jason Henham who joins the team of co-hosts every other week to highlight case studies which illustrate the topics explored; giving people practical examples of the good work nonprofits/social enterprises are doing from around the world.

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#7: Hybrid Models for Social Impact
Hosts: Thomas Raffa and Rich Tafel

As the wall separating purpose from profit becomes a thing of the past, more nuanced organizational models are combining mission with market returns. In this episode, Tom and Rich take a dive into hybrids which aim to blend the best of both worlds for social impact and return.

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#6: Legal and Corporate Structures to Change the World
Hosts: Thomas Raffa and Rich Tafel

In this episode, Rich taps Tom’s expertise around legal structures for social impact organizations. Whether charitable, social enterprise or a combination of both, there are many factors to consider in deciding which legal type entity makes most sense for your mission, your people, and those who will support your work.

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#5: Savvy Strategies for Social Impact Investing Success
Hosts: Thomas Raffa

In this episode, Tom interviews Jenna Nicholas, Founder/CEO of Impact Experience to explore collaborative strategies and business models that today’s sophisticated investors are tending toward to achieve social impact.

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#4: How Talent Begets Diversity
Hosts: Thomas Raffa and Rich Tafel

In this episode, Tom shares his insights and experience around the process of organically growing a diverse enterprise by paying less attention to diversity per se and focusing exclusively on talent and contribution.

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#3: The Truth About Money & Talent
Hosts: Thomas Raffa and Rich Tafel

In this episode, Tom and Rich discuss both the financial and hiring challenges facing Social Sector Organizations. How do non-profits attract both the funding and the talent to execute their vision for change?

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#2: In the Zone with the Good Guys!
Hosts: Thomas Raffa and Rich Tafel

Having overcome enormous childhood obstacles including poverty, the early death of parents and being told they wouldn't amount to anything, three charismatic Good Guys manage to leverage their intellectual and athletic abilities to pave their way into Georgetown University.

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#1: Meet the Catalyzing Co-Hosts
Hosts: Thomas Raffa and Rich Tafel

So what happens when you bring Tom, a nice Italian, Catholic-raised, Georgetown-educated, progressive, non-traditional philanthropic CPA, who's turned-successful social entrepreneur by helping nonprofits and social businesses thrive together with Rich, a Harvard-educated pastor, nationally-known gay and AIDS advocate turned social change activist/public policy expert and give them each a microphone?

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