WAVEcast

WAVE Project

Welcoming All Valuing Everyone, a Metro Detroit nonprofit sharing love by providing mobile showers to those in need. The WAVEcast is the official podcast of WAVE Project, and is our way of sharing updates, interviews, and information with our supporters.

All Episodes

#NonprofitSpotlight: More Than a Bus (www.morethanabus.org) Executive Director Jennifer Miller is featured, and she shares how they are "Impacting the needs of the hurting by bringing hope into cities where hunger and homelessness exists." She also unpacks the More Than a Bus story and offers insights about serving those in need around Metro Detroit. Become a monthly donor: https://www.flipcause.com/secure/caus... Subscribe to the WAVEcast podcast on all major podcast providers. https://www.waveproject.org/wavecast 2021 WAVE Project. All rights reserved.

Jul 14

50 min 57 sec

#CoordinatorChat with George Hammer and Chris Marold. Throughout the year, as Mobile Service Coordinators, George and Chris lead Mobile Shower Services and support volunteers. The guys provide a window into their lives, and what brought them to serve with WAVE Project. They also share advice for those who are considering stepping into service to make a difference in the community. Become a monthly donor: https://www.flipcause.com/secure/cause_pdetails/NDU4Mzk= Subscribe to the WAVEcast podcast on all major podcast providers. https://www.waveproject.org/wavecast 2021 WAVE Project. All rights reserved.

Jun 16

22 min 17 sec

#NonprofitSpotlight: Executive Director, Todd Gordon, talks with Sharon and Gregg Monbleau of Blessing Bags Brigade of Michigan (https://blessingbagsbrigade.com) to discuss serving the unhoused of #MetroDetroit. Sharon and Gregg share their story, and how hygiene kits are impacting volunteers and those in need. The discussion also highlights how the organizations started an impactful partnership, and what the need for hygiene services looks like in our community. Become a monthly donor: https://www.flipcause.com/secure/cause_pdetails/NDU4Mzk= Subscribe to the WAVEcast podcast on all major podcast providers. https://www.waveproject.org/wavecast 2021 WAVE Project. All rights reserved.

May 19

57 min 44 sec

A spring update from Executive Director Todd Gordon. An overview of our process, current site partnerships, and how sites are selected is given. Todd talks about the emerging need for monthly donors and helping WAVE Project through social media. Become a monthly donor: https://www.flipcause.com/secure/cause_pdetails/NDU4Mzk= Subscribe to the WAVEcast podcast on all major podcast providers. https://www.waveproject.org/wavecast 2021 WAVE Project. All rights reserved.

Apr 23

21 min 46 sec

Co-founder Todd Gordon gives updates on a busy January. The challenges of operating a #MobileShower service during a #MichiganWinter are discussed, and the story of how the WAVE Project trailer is blessing a man that lives under a bridge in Oakland County is shared. Subscribe to the WAVEcast podcast on all major podcast providers. https://www.waveproject.org/wavecast 2021 WAVE Project. All rights reserved.

Feb 10

22 min 12 sec

Todd Gordon shares how WAVE Project is moving to employ Coordinators to provide showers in #Detroit and around #MetroDetroit. The WAVE Project approach to "walk-up" shower services, and loving the food insecure in #MountClemens through the #LilPantry are discussed. Subscribe to the WAVEcast podcast on all major podcast providers. https://www.waveproject.org/wavecast 2021 WAVE Project. All rights reserved.

Jan 8

23 min 7 sec

#GivingTuesday thank you and Volunteer Spotlight: Amanda Battane Brey. Hosted by Sarah Bell Pittman and Todd Gordon, the crew thanks supporters for an amazing Giving Tuesday. Co-Leader of the Outreach and Support Team and Secretary of the Board of Directors, Amanda also shares her WAVE Story, and how getting involved with WAVE Project was a "answer to prayer." Subscribe to the WAVEcast podcast on all major podcast providers. www.waveproject.org/wavecast 2020 WAVE Project. All rights reserved.

Dec 2020

56 min 47 sec

Volunteer Spotlight: Steve Perucca talks about his journey from a local men's group to serving the homeless on the streets of Metro Detroit with WAVE Project. An engineer by trade, Steve started with WAVE Project serving food at an Outreach BBQ, and has faithfully worked his way to being our Lead Mobile Service Coordinator and Co-Leader of the Guest Services Team. Subscribe to the WAVEcast podcast on all major podcast providers. https://www.waveproject.org/wavecast 2020 WAVE Project. All rights reserved.

Nov 2020

37 min 20 sec

Inaugural episode featuring co-founder Todd Gordon: September/October update, 2021 & GivingTuesday preview. 2020 WAVE Project. All rights reserved.

Nov 2020

11 min 5 sec