Cooney is the author of How to be Great at Doing Good, a guidebook for anyone who wants to actually change the world, whether as a donor, a volunteer, or a non-profit staffer. He is the Director of Education at Mercy For Animals and Founder of The Humane League.
Date: Tuesday, July 7
Time: 11:30 am CT / 12:30 p m ET
Costello is the Founder and Managing Editor of Tiny Spark, an independent news program and podcast that reports deeply and constructively on philanthropy, nonprofits, international aid and for-profit social good initiatives. Tiny Spark stories have included an investigation into TOMS Shoes and exposed the harm caused by medical volunteers in post-quake Haiti. The program also features in-depth interviews with leading voices from the world of international aid and development.
Costello is an Emmy-nominated television and radio reporter. For five years she was the Africa Correspondent for The World, a co-production of the BBC World Service, Public Radio International and WGBH Boston.