Each week Ryan Gorman discusses important national topics with experts, newsmakers, and organizations working to make a positive difference in communities across the country.

Prevent Cancer Foundation & Autism Society of America

FTC Experts on Scams and Frauds & National Nutrition Month

Ryan Gorman hosts an iHeartRadio nationwide special featuring Maria Mayo, Associate Director for the FTC’s Division of Consumer Response & Operations, and Larissa Bungo, Senior Attorney with the FTC’s Division of Consumer & Business Education. Experts from the FTC offer insight into some of the most common frauds and scams consumers need to be aware of, including how to spot and report them and actions that victims can take. Plus, Danielle Fanelle, a registered dietician at Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital, joins the show for National Nutrition Month to discuss tips on better overall nutrition for children and adults.

American Red Cross & Share Our Strength

Ryan Gorman hosts an iHeartRadio nationwide special featuring Jennifer Pipa, Vice President of American Red Cross Disaster Programs. Jennifer Pipa joins the show for Red Cross Month and ahead of Red Cross Giving Day to discuss Red Cross disaster relief efforts, as 2024 is expected to be a busy year for natural disasters. Also, Lillian Singh, Senior Vice President for Family Economic Mobility at Share Our Strength, checks in to discuss how Share Our Strength is working to uplift women, particularly single mothers and their children, with their Jeremiah Program initiative.

Pew Research Center & Project Dynamo

Ryan Gorman hosts an iHeartRadio nationwide special featuring Monica Anderson, Director of Internet & Technology Research at the Pew Research Center. Monica Anderson joins the show to discuss the Pew Research Center’s work and its latest survey of U.S. teenagers and parents on smartphones and social media. Plus, Bryan Stern, Founder & CEO of Project Dynamo, explains how his veteran-led, donor-funded international rescue non-profit organization rescues Americans worldwide, including its upcoming mission to Haiti.

National MS Society

Ryan Gorman hosts an iHeartRadio nationwide special featuring Robin Nunley, spokesperson for the National MS Society. Robin Nunley joins the show for MS Awareness Week to discuss multiple sclerosis, resources available for those diagnosed with the disease, research underway to find a cure, and their annual Walk MS event.

CDC's Tips From Former Smokers Campaign & No More

Ryan Gorman hosts an iHeartRadio nationwide special featuring Dr. Kristy Marynak, Health Science Advisor in the CDC Office of Smoking & Health, and Angie P, a former smoker featured in the CDC’s Tips From Former Smokers campaign. Dr. Marynak and Angie P. discuss the dangers of smoking, issues specifically related to menthol cigarettes, and tips for quitting. Pamela Zaballa, CEO of No More, also joins the show. Pamela Zaballa joins the show to discuss her organization’s work helping those dealing with domestic violence and sexual assault.

Mission Roll Call & The NAACP

Ryan Gorman hosts an iHeartRadio nationwide special featuring Jim Whaley, CEO of Mission Roll Call. Jim Whaley joins the show to discuss Mission Roll Call’s recent polling among veterans on the issues they’re most concerned about, along with the battle against veteran homelessness and food insecurity. Plus, Trovon Williams, SVP of Marketing & Communications for the NAACP, checks in for Black History Month to discuss the NAACP’s work in organizing voter turnout ahead of the November elections and other initiatives underway for 2024.

National Cancer Prevention Month With the Sarah Cannon Research Institute

Ryan Gorman hosts an iHeartRadio nationwide special featuring Dr. David Spigel, Chief Scientific Officer at the Sarah Cannon Research Institute. Dr. Spigel joins the show for National Cancer Prevention Month to discuss how to be proactive about your health regarding cancer, the importance of screenings, understanding risk factors, and advancements in treatment and cancer research.

American Heart Month With Women's Heart

Ryan Gorman hosts an iHeartRadio nationwide special featuring Celina Gorre, Chief Executive Officer at Women Heart. Celina Gorre joins the show for American Heart Month to discuss the issue of heart disease among women, along with the work Women Heart does supporting the millions of American women living with or those at risk of heart disease.

Tax Season Tips & American Red Cross Blood Donation Shortage

Ryan Gorman hosts an iHeartRadio nationwide special featuring Mark Steber, Chief Tax Information Officer for Jackson Hewitt. Mark Steber joins the show for the start of tax season, providing numerous tips on filing 2023 tax returns and information on significant tax changes. Also, Jonathan McNamara, Regional Communications Director for the American Red Cross, checks in to recap National Blood Donor Month and discuss the shortage of blood donations nationwide and how the American Red Cross is working to address the shortage.