The Real Life Show: Living with a Chronic Illness

Making a Change with Val Weisler

April 26, 2021 Season 4 Episode 90
The Real Life Show: Living with a Chronic Illness
Making a Change with Val Weisler
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The Real Life Show: Living with a Chronic Illness
Making a Change with Val Weisler
Apr 26, 2021 Season 4 Episode 90

Valerie is the founder and CEO of The Validation Project, an international organization that has impacted 40K students in 105 countries to turn passion into positive action through social change programming, career field trips, and post-secondary resources around the world. Valerie's kindness curriculum is taught in 1,000 schools, and her Trailblazers campaign has provided more than 100 high school students with field trips to places like L'Oreal Paris, Education First, and Harvard University for mentoring sessions and career workshops. Valerie was recently named an Aerie Changemaker, she is a L'Oreal Paris Woman of Worth and her work has been featured in CNN, Oprah Magazine, Upworthy, and more. She is also a recipient of the National Jefferson Award for Public Service.  



Connect with Val on Instagram


This month, we'll be releasing a special series along with our regularly scheduled content. We know that as human beings, we are multi-faceted, multi-passionate people who have interests and identities beyond being chronically ill, which is why we're excited to bring you the 2020 Aerie Changemaker Podcast Series! In this mini-series, we interview women making a difference in the world, hear about the backstories behind their projects, and talk about all sorts of fascinating and important topics!

To learn more about all the Changemakers, check out the post here.

And as always, connect with us on Instagram here.

https://mywellnesshub.co/

Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/therealspooniesunite)

Show Notes

Valerie is the founder and CEO of The Validation Project, an international organization that has impacted 40K students in 105 countries to turn passion into positive action through social change programming, career field trips, and post-secondary resources around the world. Valerie's kindness curriculum is taught in 1,000 schools, and her Trailblazers campaign has provided more than 100 high school students with field trips to places like L'Oreal Paris, Education First, and Harvard University for mentoring sessions and career workshops. Valerie was recently named an Aerie Changemaker, she is a L'Oreal Paris Woman of Worth and her work has been featured in CNN, Oprah Magazine, Upworthy, and more. She is also a recipient of the National Jefferson Award for Public Service.  



Connect with Val on Instagram


This month, we'll be releasing a special series along with our regularly scheduled content. We know that as human beings, we are multi-faceted, multi-passionate people who have interests and identities beyond being chronically ill, which is why we're excited to bring you the 2020 Aerie Changemaker Podcast Series! In this mini-series, we interview women making a difference in the world, hear about the backstories behind their projects, and talk about all sorts of fascinating and important topics!

To learn more about all the Changemakers, check out the post here.

And as always, connect with us on Instagram here.

https://mywellnesshub.co/

Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/therealspooniesunite)