Why Gifts Matter:
The Core Gift Institute Podcast
Your first draft is not your first draft! Jacq Burns has a gift for helping writers say what they really want to say.
What do you see when you look at yourself? Kathryn Chapman guides people, through portraiture, to new awareness and acceptance.
Alex Banfield, the Stone Man, talks about his decision to pursue stonework and where it’s taken him, both inside himself and outside in the world.
How do Core Gifts, climate crisis, leadership, soul, and white supremacy intersect? Rachel Taylor, co-founder of Joyality, describes these connections and more.
Bailey Smith is the kickoff podcast in our new series in Why Gifts Matter, called “In My Daily Life” which focuses on the small and large ways gifts influence us as we go through our day.Find Out More
Wendy Carpenter and Mark Ragins
Michael MacKenzie, a maestro of seeing gifts in others, takes us on a storytelling journey of gift giving possibilities he’s helped people discover through his work at Montage Support Services in Toronto.
Dan Kaufman supports individuals and organizations to thrive by starting from a place of authentic conversation that can move people to courageous action.
Monica Adair, Founding Partner of Acre Architects, talks about their work of Storied Architecture, why both incremental steps and large vision matter in design, and how the gifts of their employees are essential for bringing to life the future stories their clients discover and want to live into.
Nicky Wilks from Journeymen talks about their work developing nature, school, and community based programs for young people to discover, claim, and live into their genuine identity.
Dr Trish Quinlivan
Trish helps people tap into their intuitive power to find learning in experiences of trauma and adversity, affirm the gifts of their existence and practice more conscious, connected ways of being.
Mary Mojica and Jessica Alvarez
Mary Mojica and Jessica Alvarez talk about the power of gifts in their mental health recovery and peer support work in Los Angeles.
Debbie Everley explores the power of gifts to heal and restore faith between community members.