Dave and Dara Feldman Entrepreneurs who seek to uplift as many lives as possible. They offer programs with their Virtue app to promote well-being in the workplace.
Virtues Matter is a 501 (c) (3) led by a passionate wife-husband Dave and Dara Feldman, social entrepreneurs who seek to positively uplift as many lives as possible. They offer programs that promote well-being, in the workplace, family community and in our personal lives. They developed the Virtues Cards App, an easy-to-use tool designed to help people strengthen virtues – universal positive qualities of character – such as kindness, resilience, unity, gratitude, creativity, and acceptance.
Dara is the author of The Heart of Education: Bringing Joy, Meaning and Purpose Back to Teaching and Learning. She is an ASCD Whole Child Faculty Member, Certified Jack Canfield Success Principles Trainer, Virtues Project Master Facilitator, Restorative Practices/Justice Trainer for IIRP.edu, Expert Consultant to Character.org, and Coach for The Positive Schools Center at the University of Maryland’s School of Social Work.
Honored as Disney’s 2005 Outstanding Elementary Teacher of the Year, Educator of the Year for the National Association for Self Esteem in 2009 and Maryland’s 2015 Mother of the Year, she is one of 10 teachers featured in the book, One on One with American’s Most Inspiring Teachers.
Dara spent seven years as the Director of Education for The Virtues Project, five years as Director of Education for The “V” Channel and three years as the founding Board Chair for the Virtues Project International Association.
Dara was the expert consultant with the USDE’s Web-based Education Commission where she helped write The Power of The Internet for Learning, and co-creator of the Early Childhood Technology Literacy Project, which was nominated by Steve Jobs of Apple Computer and won the Computerworld Smithsonian Award in Education and Academia in 2000.
Dave and Dara Feldman are social entrepreneurs, community builder, thought leader and international speaker on a range of topics including sustainable communities, entrepreneurship and leadership development.
Dave previously was Director of Green America’s Center for Sustainability Solutions which helped develop sustainable supply chains and drive systems change across multiple sectors.
Dave is a strategic advisor to The Virtues Project and was an editor, contributor and 2017 Schulze Publication Award recipient for the Entrepreneur and Innovation Exchange (EIX), a non-profit that links research and practice to improve the performance and wellbeing of entrepreneurs.
If you enjoyed hearing this podcast here’s a list of the other guests.
Thank you for sharing, we are donating to their non-profit future podcasts..if you would like to donate to their cause...https://virtuesmatter.org