Petra Monaco of Scottsville, VA is a super mom and crafty entrepreneur whose devotion to her family appears as a seemingly tireless effort to work toward a cure for her youngest boy’s diagnosis of Urea Cycle Disorder. While 7-year-old Lennon recovers from his 3rd liver transplant, his mom (and dad) PayitFwd with plans to run a nonprofit designed to help families like their own who are faced with long stays in the hospital. What Petra doesn’t know is that Wendy has arranged for Celebrate Hope: The Lennon Project to get nonprofit status filed sooner than later. Listen for the big surprise and enjoy the music of Morwenna Lasko and Jay Pun– an incredible duo with a chance to play at the ultimate music festival: Bonnaroo! It’s going to take all your voting power to send them there. Don’t delay – click play! Let’s PayitFwd together on the Wendy Edwards Show.
You’ll be surprised how many people better their education by listening to audio books from Recording for the Blind and Dyslexic. Charlottesville volunteer coordinator Mary Ann Coffey talks about people of all ages and learning levels who benefit from their free, down-loadable texts. Storyteller Ann Stevens brings a project in progress for us to listen to and then it’s time to hear this week’s auditions for The Next Voice Over Star! Justin Beck, JD Dickinson, Justin See and Steve Noland try to keep your attention through textbook readings for this Audio Book Week. Cast your vote for whoever does it best! Click “play” and enjoy this podcast that features musicians Teddy and the Roosevelts throughout!
Social Media consultant Marijean Jaggers visits The Wendy Edwards Show to help entrepreneurs and small business start-ups join the world of professional branding. Learn what brand development is and how social media contributes to the success of your image. You’re going to love tracks we share from The Ladies of Sport’s “Empires Fall” CD (watch for CD giveaways on my twitter and Facebook pages!) And it’s RADIO WEEK!! The Next Voice Over Star! continues with Wendy’s guest Voice Over panel. Listen to five new spots submitted by contest finalists and then Vote for The Next Voice Over Star!