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Monday, November 23 • 4:00pm - 4:50pm
Working with Charities: The Festival As Change Agent

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Organizers of film, music, food and wine festivals generally incorporate charities into their events in a variety of ways. The events are an organic environment to message audience with calls to action that effect change. Find out how these leaders are creating a lasting impression beyond the festival walls.

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Andy Bernstein

Executive Director, HeadCount
Andy Bernstein helped found HeadCount in 2004, and became its executive director in the Spring of 2008. He spearheads the organization’s fundraising, marketing, artist relations and strategic planning, under the guidance of HeadCount’s board of directors. Prior to creating HeadCount... Read More →

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Justine Lucas

Global Director of Programs, The Global Poverty Project, Global Citizen Festival
ustine is the Global Director of Programs for the Global Poverty Project. She manages Global Citizen events, global partnerships and campaign development. Justine has a dynamic background in both international and domestic non-profits, including extensive work on human rights and... Read More →
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Margaret Martin

Founder / National Director, Harmony Project
Margaret Martin, DrPH, MPH Margaret Martin is a doctor of public health.  She is the Founder and Director of Advocacy and Research of Harmony Project, a music-based mentoring program that provides instruments and tuition-free group and private music lessons to thousands of the most... Read More →
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Brandi Veil

Personal and Professional Development Consultant, Public Speaker, Sharing Heals
Brandi Veil is a personal and professional consultant with a private healing practice, sharing economy advocate and former event producer. She is the producer/host of "Sharing Heals" a series of broadcasts focused on transformation in the sharing economy and "Get Connected" with Brandi... Read More →

Monday November 23, 2015 4:00pm - 4:50pm PST
Grand Ballroom

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