Peace Fund Radio #147

For week one of our new series on substance abuse among young people, Adrian Paul and Ethan Dettenmaier outline the immediate dangers, long-term health hazards, and causal factors of teen alcohol abuse and addiction.

And in my Hero of the Week segment, learn how 12-year-old Girl Scout Christina Antonini obliterated every financial and logistical hurdle to build a Butterfly Boutique for the women (and their at-risk children) receiving addiction treatment and prevention services at Chrysalis House!

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Peace Fund Radio #146

Children are often referred to as the leaders of tomorrow. But today’s Hero of the Week, 19-year-old Andre Damian, understands that many of his peers are already Leaders of Today.

That’s the name of the networking hub Andre created to connect young people to causes and projects, and he calls Adrian Paul and Ethan Dettenmaier and me from his home in the Netherlands to highlight how his lifetime as a champion for children’s rights has taken him around the globe!

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Peace Fund Radio #145

At the top of the hour, Adrian Paul and Ethan Dettenmaier reminisce about the weekend’s successful Peace Fund Poker event.

Later, 10-year-old Hailey Scheinman and her mom, Allison, join our discussion about epilepsy among children. Learn how their family’s organization, Livy’s Hope, has spent its summer raising new funds and awareness for epilepsy research, from lemonade stands manned by kids across the United States to presentations Hailey has made at some of the nation’s top laboratories!

And find out how you can help us lend a Helping Hand to Hailey’s twin sister, Livy, whose lifelong battles with Multi-Focal Partial Epilepsy and Cerebral Palsy have inspired Hailey and her parents to bring help and hope to so many other children and their families!

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