Welcome to the first episode of the Giving Back podcast! We’re excited to have you with us. In today’s short episode, Rob Lowe discusses what you, the listener, can expect from the show and who the man behind the microphone is. Get to know Rob, this podcast, and don’t forget to review us on iTunes or Stitcher Radio.
Key Takeaways:[0:45] Rob is a father of three and has been married for 20 years. [1:20] He became actively involved in charities when he was attending UCSB. [1:50] In 2003, Rob moved to NY for nursing school. [2:45] Right now, Rob helps families document their wishes for medical care that reflects their values. [3:00] Through Rob’s charity work, he has met some incredible people who dedicate their lives to helping others and have inspired this podcast. [3:15] By the way, Rob is not Rob Lowe the actor! [3:20] If you want to hear about great work performed by charities, personal stories of how volunteers support their charity of choice, and learn about ways you can help your community, then this podcast is for you! [4:15] There are a lot of people out there who are making the world a better place and you can too. [4:25] Rob will be hosting three shows a week.
Mentioned in This Episode:
“I’ve worked with dozens of people to help document their wishes for medical care that reflects their values.”
“One of the great joys of volunteering is meeting wonderful people who lead by example.”
“It’s hard to imagine being able to make a difference, but you can make a difference!”