Penny Forward Podcast Episode 1 Can I Afford a Guide Dog?

As guide dog users, we were curious about how affordable a guide dog might be. Especially to someone on a lower income. Guide dogs aren’t for everybody, but for some people, guide dogs can offer more independence and freedom than traveling with a cane. But, if you’re considering having a guide dog, there is some … Read more

Penny Forward Podcast Episode 32 Chris Walker

New episodes of the Penny Forward podcast return next week. In the meantime, we’re rerunning one of our most popular episodes. We hope you enjoy this interview with Chris walker. Chris tells us how unexpectedly losing his vision changed his life, but didn’t keep him down. Chris is a prominent figure in the blind social … Read more

Penny Forward Podcast Episode 31 Eric Yarberry

New episodes of the Penny Forward podcast will return on September 12th. In the meantime, we’re rerunning some of our most popular episodes from season 1. We hope you enjoy this interview with Eric Yarberry, director of education and training at World Services for the Blind. Eric is totally blind himself and oversees a number … Read more

Penny Forward Podcast Episode 30 Maria Kristic

New episodes of the Penny Forward podcast will return on September 12th. In the meantime, we’re rerunning some of our most popular episodes from season 1. We hope you enjoy this interview with Maria Kristic. Maria has a BA, MBA, and JD in finance and shares how she built a successful career in corporate finance … Read more

Penny Forward Transcript Episode 29 Tommaso Nonis

The Penny Forward podcast is transcribed by Anne Verduin, a blind transcriber living in Portland Oregon who charges competitive rates. To hire Anne to transcribe your podcast, give her a call at 971-346-0973.   Transcribing is a time-consuming process and we believe that every member of our production staff deserves to be compensated for their … Read more

Penny Forward Podcast Episode 29 Tommaso Nonis

New episodes of the Penny Forward podcast will return on September 12th. In the meantime, we’re rerunning some of our most popular episodes from season 1. We hope you enjoy this interview with Tommaso Nonis. Tommaso lives in Italy, has studied abroad twice, interned as a translator in the European Parliament, and now translates Freedom … Read more