June 12, 2018

Amber Runyon — Solving Problems Across The Globe And In Your Own Backyard

Amber Runyon — Solving Problems Across The Globe And In Your Own Backyard

<p><br></p><p>After witnessing little girls being sold for sex with her very two eyes, Amber decided she must do something about this horrible evil.&nbsp;</p><br><p>Amber founded <a href="https://eleventhcandleco.com/" target="_blank">Eleventh Candle Co</a>—a social enterprise company that makes quality products and does so much good in the world. She also runs Legacy—a nonprofit working globally to redeem, restore, empower, and equip those vulnerable to human trafficking, abuse, exploitation, and addiction. She, like so many guests I bring on, has a heart of pure gold.&nbsp;Toward the end of our conversation, she shares some fantastic advice that I implore you to pay attention to.&nbsp;</p><br><p>One of my favorite things about Amber’s story is that she chose not only to help women in Ethiopia but she also helps women right in her own backyard—Columbus, Ohio. In our conversation, you’ll hear her thought process and the WHY behind doing work in both places.&nbsp;</p><br><p>Follow Amber’s work at Eleventh Candle Co by visiting <a href="https://eleventhcandleco.com/" target="_blank">their website</a> and by following them on <a href="https://twitter.com/11thcandleco" target="_blank">Twitter</a>, <a href="https://www.instagram.com/eleventhcandleco/" target="_blank">Instagram</a>, and <a href="https://www.facebook.com/eleventhcandleco/" target="_blank">Facebook</a>. Also, <a href="https://eleventhcandleco.com/pages/join-us" target="_blank">there are several ways you can help out</a>!</p><br><p>LASTLY, they have given LGAD listeners a generous discount! <a href="https://eleventhcandleco.com/" target="_blank">Shop in their store</a>, use the code LGAD at checkout, and you’ll get 25% off your entire purchase! Buy amazing candles at a discount AND help free women from human trafficking? AMAZING!</p><br><p>Follow <em>Let’s Give A Damn</em> on <a href="http://facebook.com/letsgiveadamn" target="_blank">Facebook</a>, <a href="http://instagram.com/letsgiveadamn" target="_blank">Instagram</a>, &amp; <a href="http://twitter.com/letsgiveadamn" target="_blank">Twitter</a> to keep up with all that is going on. We have so much planned for the coming months and we don’t want you to miss a thing! And if you want to follow our host Nick Laparra—<a href="http://facebook.com/nicklaparra" target="_blank">Facebook</a>, <a href="http://instagram.com/nicklaparra" target="_blank">Instagram,</a> &amp; <a href="http://twitter.com/nicklaparra" target="_blank">Twitter</a>.</p><br><p>Support <em>Let’s Give A Damn</em> by <a href="https://www.patreon.com/letsgiveadamn" target="_blank">contributing the monthly amount of your choice on Patreon</a>. 100% of the money you contribute will go to making more podcasts. Not a dime goes into our pockets! Or you can <a href="https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/lets-give-a-damn/id1173884899" target="_blank">leave us a 5-star review</a> on Apple Podcasts! Every little bit helps. Thanks for all your help.</p><br><p>Have an amazing week, friends! Love y’all!</p>


After witnessing little girls being sold for sex with her very two eyes, Amber decided she must do something about this horrible evil. 


Amber founded Eleventh Candle Co—a social enterprise company that makes quality products and does so much good in the world. She also runs Legacy—a nonprofit working globally to redeem, restore, empower, and equip those vulnerable to human trafficking, abuse, exploitation, and addiction. She, like so many guests I bring on, has a heart of pure gold. Toward the end of our conversation, she shares some fantastic advice that I implore you to pay attention to. 


One of my favorite things about Amber’s story is that she chose not only to help women in Ethiopia but she also helps women right in her own backyard—Columbus, Ohio. In our conversation, you’ll hear her thought process and the WHY behind doing work in both places. 


Follow Amber’s work at Eleventh Candle Co by visiting their website and by following them on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook. Also, there are several ways you can help out!


LASTLY, they have given LGAD listeners a generous discount! Shop in their store, use the code LGAD at checkout, and you’ll get 25% off your entire purchase! Buy amazing candles at a discount AND help free women from human trafficking? AMAZING!


Follow Let’s Give A Damn on Facebook, Instagram, & Twitter to keep up with all that is going on. We have so much planned for the coming months and we don’t want you to miss a thing! And if you want to follow our host Nick Laparra—Facebook, Instagram, & Twitter.


Support Let’s Give A Damn by contributing the monthly amount of your choice on Patreon. 100% of the money you contribute will go to making more podcasts. Not a dime goes into our pockets! Or you can leave us a 5-star review on Apple Podcasts! Every little bit helps. Thanks for all your help.


Have an amazing week, friends! Love y’all!

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