TWN In The News
Learn more about Tackle What's Next and the work we are doing to support athletes in their transition to life after sports!
Timeout with TWN
an IG LIVE Series
Call a timeout in your busy week and join us every Wednesday at 6pm EST LIVE on Instagram (@tacklewhatsnext) as Danielle chats with athletes and execs about the impact sport has made in their lives and what lessons they’ve taken from sport into their different endeavors.
Big League Philanthropist Podcast
Presented by TWN and hosted by Danielle Berman.
The Big League Philanthropist podcast shares stories of athletes and nonprofits using the power of sports to change the world.
We aim to highlight the positive work that athletes are doing in the community. From running foundations to investing in sustainable community projects, athletes are doing amazing work to make the world better.
In each episode we’ll discover what inspired these athletes to get involved in their philanthropic work and what motivates them everyday to keep going. We’ll learn WHY they got involved and how we can help support their mission.
TWN Partners with Open Goal Project
This summer, Tackle What's Next had the pleasure of teaming up with Open Goal Project to run a self-discovery program during the OGP 2020 Summer Cohort.
Open Goal Project is an organization based in Washington DC whose mission is to create opportunities for young athletes from low-income families and underserved communities to access high-level soccer, to empower players and their families to navigate the costs and barriers associated with participating in youth sports, and use soccer as a vehicle for cultural enrichment, higher educational opportunities, and better life experiences.
Baltimore Pacesetters Podcast
Danielle sits down with Chris Stoner of the Baltimore Pacesetters Network to talk about her career and work with Tackle What's Next.
Danielle talks with host Kevin "Kanodadon" Hampton to talk about her career path and journey to working with athletes off the field and building Tackle What's Next.
The Sustainability Report
Danielle sits down with the Sustainability Report to discuss how athletes can be better supported as they transition into careers away from the field.
Danielle sits down with the Vice President of Chek, Scott Garber, as they discuss Tackle What's Next and how they are helping athletes transition into a new career.
What are You Sporting About?
Danielle sits down with Sivonnia DeBarros, Protector of Athletes, on the What are You Sporting About Podcast to discuss helping athletes to create impact and our upcoming programs.
Virtual Career Day Interview
Danielle sits down with former pro soccer player Qiana Martin to discuss her career as a consultant, working with athletes to make an impact off the field.
Sports Philanthropy Network Webinar
In this presentation with Sports Philanthropy Network, Danielle walks participants through approaching athletes to form long-term, mutually-beneficial partnerships.
SportsPro Insider Series
Danielle joins a panel discussion as the moderator with Blaine Scully, Darrel Young, and Lavonne Idlette to discuss the ways of successfully transitioning to life beyond the field.
The Juice: Emerging Leaders Council
Danielle joins some her fellow Syracuse Alumni and Emerging Leaders Council members for a discussion on the spirit of entrepreneurship.
Keenan Harrell Activism Project Media Interview
Danielle and Keenan Harrell discuss his Athlete Activism project. Each of his guests shared some important insights about the state of sports and the impact of athlete activism.
Podcasts we Love
Looking for a new podcast? Check out some of our favorites!
After Orange Slices
Former NFL Cheerleader turned journalist, Bridget Case, sits down each week with Pro and NCAA athletes to discuss life beyond the game and current sports world news, breaking down the stereotypes athletes one interview at a time.
A Frugal Athlete
Hosted by A Frugal Athlete founder and pro soccer player Amobi Okugo, this podcast looks at the financial playbooks of pro athletes, gives insights on the meaning of being a frugal athlete, and discusses all things sports business.
Players Point Podcast
Hosted by former pro athlete, entrepreneur, and author Malcolm Lemmons, Players Point discusses various strategies to help athletes in and out of the game and dives into how current and former pro athletes have created success for themselves.
The SHIFT Podcast
Hosted by former athletes Jonathan Van Horn and Wells Thompson, The SHIFT Podcast explores the opportunities within transition and shares stories of how elite athletes faced transitions both within and beyond their sport.