Gleaning America's Fields ~ Feeding America's Hungry




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Here are some of the recent audio stories about the work of the Society of St. Andrew, along with programs of the past:

November 2014 - Linda Tozer, Tennessee Regional Director, talks with Peter Marino of the Martha O'Bryan Center in Nashville on "Break the Line". Runs 6:51

February 2014 - Mike Waldmann, executive director of SoSA, is interviewed on "Ministry Spotlight" on EquipFM in Lynchburg VA. Runs 27:58

December 9, 2013 - Mike Waldmann, executive director of SoSA, is interviewed on Green is Good Radio. Interview recorded in July 2013. Runs 15:05. 

June 2, 2013 - Karin Page, SoSA West Program Coordinator, appears on radio station WCCO in Minneapolis, with host Roshini Rajkumar. Runs 11:50. 

May 29, 2013 - Gleaners Hunt Edible Berries At LP Field To Feed Hungry - radio story on Nashville Public Radio. Runs 1:30 

May 22, 2013 - Jackie Usey and Josh Hardin are interviewed by John S. on It Could Be You on KABF radio in Little Rock, Arkansas. They talk about the SoSA gleaning network in Arkansas. (50 minutes)

March, 2013 - Lisa Ousley, Director of SoSA West, is interviewed by Bill Brandmeyer and Rick Mundy on "KC Cares" on AM1510 in Kansas City.

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March, 2012 - Scott Paulette, of EquipFM in Lynchburg VA, interviews SoSA Executive Director Mike Waldmann.

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February 28, 2012 - Lisa Ousley of SoSAWest, John Hornbeck of Episcopal Community Services, and Katherine Kelly, Executive Director of Cultivate KC, in an excellent discussion of the SoSA Gleaning Network.  From "Central Standard" on KCUR.  (runs 46:27)

December 24, 2011 (Okeechobee) - Amanda Rich, of our Orlando office, is interviewed on Reach FM's "Community Connection" about gleaning.  (runs 7:15)

September 17, 2011 - SoSA Executive Director Mike Waldmann is interviewed by EquipFM in Lynchburg VA. Subjects include SoSA, Apple Pickin' Jamboree, and National Hunger Action Month.  (runs 25:05)

September 15, 2011 - EquipFM of Lynchburg produces this 60-second PSA for use on stations across Virgnia.

July 22, 2011 - SoSA is highlighted in a report from Harvest Public Media - a focus on farm and field stories by public radio stations in the Midwest. Features interviews with Bernie Schneider and Jeff Baker of SoSA. (runs 7:51)

June 17, 2011 - Potato Drop at Virginia United Methodist Annual Conference covered by VA Public Radio. Beverly Amsler talks with Marian Kelly and Ken Cleveland. (runs 1:39)

June 16, 2011 - Two radio stories about the potato drop coming the next day. Evan Jones talks with Sarah Ramey on WFIR-AM  (runs 1:03)

May 2011 - SoSA begins using this generic 30-second PSA.

March 2011 - equipFM provides a very nice 60-second PSA for the Feinstein Challenge. We distributed this to 700 radio stations in seven states.

March 5, 2011 - SoSA Executive Director Mike Waldmann is interviewed by Scott Paulette on equipFM in Lynchburg VA. Focus on gleaning and on the Feinstein Challenge in fundraising.  (runs 23:54)

January 20, 2011 - National Public Radio does a national story on SoSA gleaning - built on previous Tennessee story  (runs 3:57)

November 5, 2010 - WPLN, Nashville Public Radio, reports on gleaning peppers in Pikeville TN - Linda Tozer with reporter Blake Farmer:  (runs 3:53)

January 2010 - Ken Horne and Senator Elizabeth Dole are interviewed on Shaping Families, a program associated with the Mennonite Church. (January 2010, runs 9:51)

November 2010 - Gleaning a field of peppers in Pikeville TN. Linda Tozer of SoSA-Nashville talks with WPLN reporter Blake Farmer.  (runs 3:53)

September 2010 - Mike Waldmann explains the history and the work of SoSA. Interviewed on "Community Focus" by Scott Paulette of equip FM in Lynchburg VA.  (runs 18:46)

February 2010 - Marian Kelly, director of the Potato & Produce Project, explains the mission of SoSA to listeners to  (runs 11:45)

2009 - A story of gleaning. Includes Libby Fitzgerald of WVTS; Ken Horne, former executive director of SoSA, Mike Waldmann, executive director of SoSA.  (runs 4:58)

2009 - Executive Director Mike Waldmann, interviewed by Mike Hickcox, then of United Methodist Communications   (runs 14:58)

2009 - Former Executive Director and co-founder, Ken Horne, interviewed by Mike Hickcox, then of United Methodist Communications  (runs 18:48)

Summer 2007 - Ken Horne, a clergy member of the Virginia Conference of the UMC, announces retirement at Annual Conference, and performs Kris Kristopherson's "This Old Road"  (runs 4:39)

July 2007 - Excerpt from the radio program "World of the Unexplained" - Ray Buchanan, co-founder of SoSA, and currently director of Stop Hunger Now, on the abundance of available food  (runs 3:27)

2005 - "Viewpoints 2005"  Host Joe Michaels interviews Ken Horne of SoSA, and Pamela Irvin of the SW Virginia Second Harvest Food Bank. Program was on a Lynchburg VA area radio station.  (runs 26:11)

August 16, 1997 - A new SoSA office has just opened in Mississippi. Director Diane Stanton-Rich is interviewed by Mike Hickcox of Spectrum Radio Religion News. (runs 3:09)

July 3, 1983 - Rev. Ray Buchanan tells how SoSA began collecting food and distributing it to the hungry. The first food distribution was in June 1983, one month before this recording. Excerpt from a sermon at Church of the Covenant in Lynchburg VA. (runs 6:31)

October 25, 1981 - Rev. Ray Buchanan tells how he and the Rev. Ken Horne began SoSA as a society concerned about hunger and dedicated to education and responsible lifestyle. Excerpt from a sermon at Church of the Covenant in Lynchburg VA. (runs 15:45)



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