SYNERGOS CULTIVATE THE SOUL: STORIES OF PURPOSE-DRIVEN PHILANTHROPY
Different cultures. Different issue areas. Different expressions of philanthropic work. Different inner work practices.
Cultivate the Soul explores the intersection of philanthropy, contemplative practices, self-reflection and spirituality. Our host, Gretchen Ki Steidle, is joined by leaders in philanthropy who discuss how they are bringing inner work to outer action and the impact this creates. Presented by Synergos, a global organization helping solve complex issues around the world by advancing bridging leadership, which builds trust and collective action.
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|Gretchen Ki Steidle is the Founder and President of Global Grassroots, a mindfulness-based social venture incubator for women in East Africa. She is also Founder of Circles for Conscious Change, LLC, which works with social entrepreneurs, non-profits, and corporations on the use of mindfulness as a design tool for social innovation. Gretchen is author of Leading from Within: Conscious Social Change and Mindfulness for Social Innovation (2017 MIT Press). Gretchen is also a producer of the Emmy-nominated documentary film, The Devil Came on Horseback, and co-author of the memoir of the same name (2007 PublicAffairs).|