All Pieces for Tiny Spark

Caption: Doug White (Courtesy of White)
In the final segment of Tiny Spark's Guide to Good Giving, Columbia University professor Doug White says before giving to charity, donors should as...

  • Added: Dec 15, 2015
  • Length: 11:40
Caption: Chronicle of Philanthropy Editor, Stacy Palmer, Credit: Stacy Palmer
In part two of Tiny Spark's Guide to Good Giving, we speak with Stacy Palmer, editor of the Chronicle of Philanthropy. She offers advice on vetting...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, Washington State, KALW, and KCMJ Community Radio

  • Added: Dec 01, 2015
  • Length: 14:17
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Charlie Bresler (Courtesy of Bresler)
In this first episode of Tiny Spark’s Guide to Good Giving, we explore effective altruism, which urges donors to stretch their charitable dollars a...

Bought by WCAI / WNAN Cape & Islands, Mass. and PRX Remix

  • Added: Nov 24, 2015
  • Length: 13:17
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Dr. Gary Slutkin and Autry Philips, Credit: Bill Healy
American communities are still reeling from recent gun violence, including the June mass shooting at a church in Charleston, S.C., and the gang vio...

Bought by KRZA and KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, Washington State

  • Added: Aug 01, 2015
  • Length: 12:06
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: TOMS Founder, Blake Mycoskie.
TOMS shoes promises that if you buy a pair of its canvas slip-ons, they'll give a pair to a child in need. The company's "Buy One, Give One" busine...

Bought by KUOW, HowSound, and PRX Remix

  • Added: Mar 15, 2012
  • Length: 19:11
  • Purchases: 3
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Promo for TOMS podcast

  • Added: Feb 19, 2012
  • Length: :58
Caption: Mark Goldsmith speaks to former inmates
In this edition of Tiny Spark, we explore what happens when someone refuses to accept the idea of a "lost cause" and instead gets down to the work ...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, Washington State and PRX Remix

  • Added: Dec 23, 2011
  • Length: 14:56
  • Purchases: 2
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This is an optional second segment, which can be added to Part 1, for a package nearing 26 mins in length. In the second segment, Tiny Spark host, ...

  • Added: Dec 06, 2011
  • Length: 06:55
Caption: Jennifer Hemsley with daughter, Pearl and Hazel (R), 2007, Credit: Jennifer Hemsley
Tiny Spark takes a look at a seemingly good idea - international adoption - and explores its unintended consequences: corruption, fraud and child t...

Bought by PRX Remix

  • Added: Dec 06, 2011
  • Length: 19:35
  • Purchases: 1