The Power of Positivity | Noreen Russo | TEDxWalterPaytonCollegePrep

Noreen Russo, the manager of the Junior Board of Catholic Charities (Chicago), talks about her experiences working with Catholic Charities on projects (such as the Homelessness prevention call center, the Loving Outreach to Survivors of Suicide program, and the Vision of my Life after supper photography project), as well as inspiration from her family on how she lives her life positively. Noreen Russo is currently the Manager of the Junior Board of Catholic Charities. The Junior Board is an organization of adults committed to promoting the compassionate works of Catholic Charities and becoming leaders in the church through effective community action, including volunteer service, social fundraising, and theological exploration. She has had many roles at Catholic Charities including; Director of the Homelessness Prevention Call Center (HPCC), Program Director of the HPCC, Supervisor for the Illinois Foreclosure Prevention Helpline. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at