Humanitarianism http://wkms.org en Carmen Lowry on Social Change and Empowerment Initatives http://wkms.org/post/carmen-lowry-social-change-and-empowerment-initatives <p>Carmen Lowry's humanitarian work with the International Rescue Committee has recently taken her to Lebanon and Iraqi Kurdistan. Her focus is programming involving social change, empowerment, and addressing gender-based violence. She visits Kate Lochte on <em>Sounds Good </em>to speak about her work.</p><p></p><blockquote><p> "You know, I think what really drives me in this work is this notion that we can really make a difference, that we can create a world where people are valued, a world where, in particular, women are valued, where we don't have that level of violence."</p> Wed, 26 Mar 2014 18:54:31 +0000 Kate Lochte 39485 at http://wkms.org Carmen Lowry on Social Change and Empowerment Initatives "A Pearl in the Storm" Author Speaks at Paducah Chamber Breakfast http://wkms.org/post/pearl-storm-author-speaks-paducah-chamber-breakfast <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">World adventurer, humanitarian, and now, President of Spalding University in Louisville, </span>Tori<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Murden<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> McClure, speaks about her book &quot;A Pearl in the Storm&quot; for the Paducah Area Chamber of Commerce &#39;Power in Partnership&#39; Breakfast October 17. She was the first woman and first American to row solo across the Atlantic. She speaks with Kate </span>Lochte<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> on Sounds Good about her book, her travels, work as a humanitarian, and previews the upcoming event. </span><a href="http://www.apearlinthestorm.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;">See more on Tori Murden&nbsp;McClure&#39;s website</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Tue, 08 Oct 2013 19:08:22 +0000 Kate Lochte 35547 at http://wkms.org "A Pearl in the Storm" Author Speaks at Paducah Chamber Breakfast