'Community Focus' is EASY 93.1's long-running signature community affairs program, airing each Sunday morning at 6:50 a.m. ET, hosted by correspondents Ellen Jaffe and Jeff Martin.
FPL Community Involvement / United Way Pandemic Response
Guest: Juliet Roulhac, Director of External Corporate Affairs, FPL; discussing FPL's community involvement with food banks during the COVID-19, & support of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County (BGCBC.org/CMGGiveNow). Guest: Kyle Cromwell, veteran, aid recipient, United Way Miami Pandemic Response Fund, Mission United; discussing how the response fund and Mission United helped him and his family (UnitedWayMiami.org; MissionUnitedMiami.org; 305-4-UNITED)
Boys & Girls Clubs / Women's Breast & Heart Initiative
SEGMENT 1 Guest: Karriem Edwards, Director of Development, Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County; discussing how they've adjusted their programming to serve Club Kids during the COVID-19 pandemic, and how they're addressing the protests against racism with their Kids (BGCBC.org; 305-537-1010). SEGMENT 2 Guest: Andrea Ivory, Founder/CEO, Women's Breast & Heart Initiative; discussing their National Pink Day for Summer Breast Cancer Awareness, the importance of prevention and early detection in breast cancer survival, and free and low-cost screenings that are still available during financially stressful times (FLBreastHealth.com; 305-825-4081).
U.S. Census / Mental Health During a Crisis
SEGMENT 1 Guest: Susan Racher, Vice President/CFO, Wallace H. Coulter Foundation/Florida Counts; discussing the purpose of the Census -- and how COVID-19 has impacted efforts to canvass residents (www.FLCounts.com; for assistance in English, text CENSUS to 66539; in Spanish, text CENSO to 66539). SEGMENT 2 Guest: Susan Racher, CEO, NAMI Miami; discussing how a perfect storm of issues facing South Florida can create or exacerbate emotional issues, and resources to assist with menta health (www.NAMIMiami.org; 305-665-2540).
Each week on 'Viewpoints,' you'll hear from experts, authors and newsmakers in fields such as business, social sciences, sports, education, popular culture and the arts. 'Viewpoints' airs on EASY 93.1 each Sunday morning at 6:20 a.m. ET.
Shakeups in Salons & Skincare / Exploring Wine
Guests: Chi Farley, FlutterFab Boutique; Emma Graves, co-owner, Brooklyn Herborium; Dr. Carlos Charles, owner, Derma Di Colore; discussing the current changes and challenges to salon operations during the COVID-19 pandemic. SEGMENT 2 Guest: Elizabeth Schneider, certified sommelier, author, podcast host, 'Wine for Normal People'; discussing an introduction to all things wine
Racism & Police Brutality: A Deepening Crisis / Navigating Wedding Season During a Pandemic
SEGMENT 1 Guests: Gary Walker, cinematographer; Dr. Lauren Powell, social epidemiologist, executive director, Time’s Up Healthcare; discussing the protests against racism and police brutality stemming from George Floyd's death. SEGMENT 2 Guest: Erika Hernandez-Fullerton, owner, 'The Greatest Adventure Weddings & Elopements'; discussing how couples are dealing with their weddings during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Hong Kong in Crisis / Firsts Throughout History
SEGMENT 1 Guest: Antony Dapiran, lawyer, writer, author, 'City on Fire: The Fight for Hong Kong'; discussing the escalating tensions between the people of Hong Kong and the Chinese government. SEGMENT 2 Guest: Cody Cassidy, author, 'Who Ate the First Oyster?'; discussing the many firsts throughout history and the bold civilizations that uncovered these discoveries.