In this episode of The Business of Giving, host Guy Dawson explores the impactful work of two organizations dedicated to empowerment. The show kicks off with an insightful conversation with Brian Pay Anessa, founder of Nurses Have One, Inc., a non-profit focused on supporting retired, disabled, and terminally ill nurses in Las Vegas. Brian shares the challenges nurses face, especially in the aftermath of the pandemic, and how his organization is pioneering unique programs to give back to these healthcare heroes.
The second half of the episode features Evelyn Pacheco, the founder of Women in Trades in Nevada. Evelyn shares her personal journey from being a member of the plumbers and pipefitters union to establishing an organization that empowers women to pursue careers in various trades. The Women in Trades program provides valuable resources and pre-apprenticeship classes, opening doors for women to thrive in traditionally male-dominated industries. Tune in to discover inspiring stories of resilience and empowerment that are shaping the future of healthcare and trade industries in Nevada.