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Reflections of a Living Kidney Donor; Wealth, Power and Philanthropy; Office Leasing Tips

Episode 442: 11-09-17

Reflections of a Living Kidney Donor

Vickie O’Neill-Haber is a living kidney donor who gave one of her kidneys to another person that she did not know. Hear her amazing story. Find out what motivated her and how she feels about it today.

Jim will also give an update on his continuing efforts to find a kidney donor for his wife, Vivian Fried.

Wealth, Power and Philanthropy

David Callahan is the author of numerous non-fiction books. He is founder and editor of the media site Inside Philanthropy, and co-founder of the national think tank Demos. His writing has appeared in numerous publications, including The New York Times, USA Today, the Los Angeles Times, and The Washington Post. He is a frequent media commentator.

Callahan’s latest book is The Givers: Wealth, Power, and Philanthropy in a New Gilded Age (Deckle Edge), his inside look at the secretive world of elite philanthropists – and how they’re quietly wielding ever more power to shape American life in ways both good and bad.

Jim and David discuss wealth, power and philanthropy.

Office Leasing Tips

Jorge L. Morales is Founder and President of Blue Box Real Estate, LLC. A 20+ year commercial real estate veteran in the South Florida market, Morales has vast experience and knowledge of the office leasing sector on behalf of both landlords and tenants. He has represented more than 3.5 million square feet of office product.

Morales is author of the business book Don’t Sign the Lease! The Tale of a Triumphant Business Owner. He holds a broker license and earned the coveted CCIM designation in 2000.

Jim and Jorge discuss common issues that business owners face when they lease an office.

Vivian Fried Kidney Transplant Update

Jim’s wife, Vivian Fried, still needs a kidney donor urgently. She is staying strong and upbeat! Please help!!

Donations are welcome. Visit

For an update on Vivian and her search for a kidney transplant, watch her interview on WPLGTV10 in Miami:

For information on kidney donation, email

Episode 442: 11-09-17

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