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Episode 52 – The Biggest Healthcare Development Drive in Southern Oregon – With Andrea Reeder



Built in the fifties, Asante has grown to be the largest healthcare provider in Southern Oregon despite operating as a nonprofit.

Now, it’s set to run the biggest fundraising campaign in the region – with a goal of $50 million!

In this episode, Royal Standley speaks with Andrea Reeder, development director at Asante Foundation, to uncover what this campaign is all about and how it’ll benefit the community. Andrea also discusses the new and improved healthcare services that Asante aims to provide through this campaign.

You will learn:

  • Healthcare areas experiencing a growing need based on population demographics
  • Asante’s efforts in developing a new cancer facility which aims to provide high quality care to patients.
  • Asante’s proactive response to Covid-19 and the Alameda fires
  • 2021 plans for Oregon Wine Experience – Asante’s largest fundraiser of the year
  • And more!

Tune in now to learn how the team at Asante Foundation is striving to improve the quality of healthcare in the community!

Resources: Oregon Pacific Financial Advisors |  About Royal Standley  | Schedule Online with Royal Standley | (541) 772-1116 | Email Royal Standley | Andrea Reeder on LinkedIn | Asante | Asante Foundation | Contact Asante: (541) 789-5025 | Oregon Wine Experience

Advisory Services offered through Oregon Pacific Financial Advisors, Inc. Securities offered through United Planners Financial Services of America, Member FINRA / SIPC. Oregon Pacific Financial Advisors, Inc., and United Planners Financial Services are independent companies.


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50th Episode Special – Making an Impact in the Community – With Mary Ferrell



Children, teenagers, young adults, families – all of them are affected by housing instability to some extent.

To address this problem, Royal Standley invites Mary Ferrell, founder and executive director of Maslow Project to the podcast. In this episode, Mary shares her years of experience in working with homeless people of all age groups, and talks about the various initiatives undertaken by her team at Maslow to help them stabilize their life through education, housing, food and other resources.

You will learn:

  • How Maslow helps the youth establish life goals, work towards them, and navigate through the complexity of various social services
  • Eye-opening statistics about the current situation of homeless people
  • Why education is the key to reducing chronic adult homelessness
  • The severe impact of COVID-19 on homeless people
  • How you can join the Maslow Project in making a huge impact in your community
  • And more!

Join us for this 50th episode special podcast, as we explore ways of enhancing the lives of those around us, because every life matters!

Resources: Oregon Pacific Financial Advisors |  About Royal Standley  | Schedule Online with Royal Standley  | (541) 772-1116  |  Email Royal Standley | Mary Ferrell on LinkedIn | Maslow Project

Advisory Services offered through Oregon Pacific Financial Advisors, Inc. Securities offered through United Planners Financial Services of America, Member FINRA / SIPC. Oregon Pacific Financial Advisors, Inc., and United Planners Financial Services are independent companies. 


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Episode 49 – How Libraries Can Help You Learn, Connect and Grow – With Rebecca Stoltz



In the modern technological era, with everything moving towards digital, people often ask, “Why are libraries still relevant today?”

In this episode, Royal Standley joins Rebecca Stoltz, executive director at The Josephine Community Library Foundation, to explain why libraries are not just a book repository, but a community center where people can connect and grow. They also take a look at how libraries are taking an innovative approach during COVID to make knowledge accessible anywhere, anytime and to anyone.

You will learn:

  • The tremendous support that libraries provide to people with limited learning resources
  • How the Libby App brings thousands of ebooks and audiobooks at your fingertips
  • What the Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library program is all about – and how it can benefit your children
  • The biggest service offered by libraries that often gets overlooked
  • Where the library system is headed over the next 3 to 5 years
  • And more!

Tune in now to learn why libraries are the heartbeat of every community! 

Resources: Oregon Pacific Financial Advisors | About Royal Standley  |  Schedule Online with Royal Standley  | (541) 772-1116  |  Email Royal Standley | Josephine Community Library | The Josephine Community Library Foundation | The Libby App | Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library

Advisory Services offered through Oregon Pacific Financial Advisors, Inc. Securities offered through United Planners Financial Services of America, Member FINRA / SIPC. Oregon Pacific Financial Advisors, Inc., and United Planners Financial Services are independent companies.