Women’s Spaces Radio Show on KBBF-FM 89.1 with host Elaine B. Holtz andLetitia Henke of Help Lake County and the Valley Fire and Barbara Ortiz Howard for Women on 20s , broadcast on 9/28/15: the recording failed but show information and guest links are available on the web archives.
1. Letitia Henke , CEO, ARS Alternative Roofing Solutions, Volunteering during the Valley Fire in Lake County
2. Barbara Ortiz Howard, Founder, Women on 20s
Music Break: Earth Song by Michael Jackson performed by India Carney on YouTube
Guest 1. Letitia Henke talks about volunteering her company’s resources to rally food and clothes donations during the Valley Fire that ravaged Lake County in September and the spirit of the communities to help one another facing the fire danger and the rebuilding challenges to come. Letitia formed a non-profit for the public to participate called Help Lake County.
Guest Links: Help Lake County facebook page
Convoy of supplies going to Lake County during the Valley Fire – YouTube video
Music Break: Bad Romance parody: Women’s suffrage onYouTube
Guest 2. Barbara Oritz Howard discusses how she came to found the project to put a woman on the $20 bill, while leading her exterior restoration construction company in New York City in a male dominated industry. A poll on the project’s website favored Harriet Tubman, an escaped slave who became one of the country’s leading abolitionists before the Civil War, returning to rescue family members and other slaves via the Underground Railroad.
Guest Link: www.womenon20s.org
Bio on Harriet Tubman: