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Jun 19, 2015

What's up everybody thank you so much for joining me today in episode S1E29 of the NYCFC Fan Podcast. On today's show I am so happy to have Jenny Lando join us. interview was on june 10th If you don't know who Jenny Lando is, she's a proud member of The Blue Ladies of NYCFC. This marks the third time we have a Blue Lady on the podcast (second time as an interview)! We all get to know Jenny a bit more personal plus we go in depth on why she supports NYCFC and how she became a fan. Furthermore we discuss topics Jenny is directly involved with such as raising awareness for WAVE, Peace Pandemic (with a small clip by Jeb Brovsky) and the rise of a new supporters club for families with children under the age of 14 called The Light Rail! Show notes: http://www.nycfcpodcast.com/s1e29

Here's what you'll hear on today's episode:

  • We get to know Jenny Lando a bit more personally and how she started playing soccer at a young age
  • Jenny is a newly elected Third Rail Board Member and the first female on the board
  • She's also in charge of The Light Rail Supporters Club (A 14 and under children's supporters group in which an adult/guardian must be a member with The Third Rail)
  • Shot outs to NYCFC third rail, blue ladies, bbsg, hearts of oak and hooligans astoriahaiku
  • Why and how was The Light Rail founded?
  • What are The Light Rail's goals are?
  • The Light Rail could possibly be the only Under 14 Youth Supporters Group in the MLS
  • Janny Lando and The Third Rail challenge all MLS Supporter Groups to create a 14 and under Club
  • Jenny is also an advocate for gun violence prevention and has made a decision to support the team and its player both on and off the pitch
  • Why The Blue Ladies held a baby shower charity event for The Brovsky's Peace Pandemic which was also supported by WAVE
  • Operation Soccer Chopper -  https://osc2007.wordpress.com/
  • New Yorkers Against Gun Violence - http://nyagv.org/
  • We talk about WAVE Women Against the Violence Epidemic
  • As well as The Brovsky's Peace Pandemic
  • Peace Pandemic - Article on Jeb Brovsky from 2011 http://kroc.nd.edu/profiles-peacebuilding/jeb-ba-11

  Alright I hope you enjoyed episode S1E29 with Jenny Lando. All show notes will be found at http://www.nycfcpodcast.com/s1e29   

Podcast Links

Jenny Lando - Twitter [@JLa_NYChttps://twitter.com/JLa_NYC WAVE on Twitter - [@WAVE3Orghttps://twitter.com/WAVE3Org Peace Pandemic on Twitter - [@PeacePandemic] https://twitter.com/peacepandemic Peace Pandemic on Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/PeacePandemic The Third Rail website - http://www.thirdrail.nyc/ The Light Rail on Twitter [@TRLightRail] https://twitter.com/TRLightRail The Blue Ladies of NYCFC on Twitter -  [@BlueLadiesNYCFChttps://twitter.com/blueladiesnycfc The Blue Ladies of NYCFC on Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/blueladiesnycfc Jebi Knights on Twitter - [@Jebi_Knights] https://twitter.com/jebi_knights Jebi Knights NYCFC on Twitter - [@nycfc_jebi]  https://twitter.com/nycfc_jebi Neverson Heatley III on Twitter - [@nevheatley3]  https://twitter.com/nevheatley3

 

WAVE Promo Flyer

 

Resources Mentioned in this Episode

 

 

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