Remarkable Women

Marilyn Russell presents a full 30-minute show, “Marilyn Russell’s Remarkable Women,” Sunday mornings at 6:30 a.m.

This program celebrates and showcases women doing extraordinary things in the community 365-days-a-year.  Every week, two Remarkable Women from the Delaware Valley are interviewed about their “Remarkable” achievements.

Marilyn Russell's Remarkable Women: Remarkable mom Michelle Wentworth and Tamara Conan, National Director for the Healthy Kids Running Series

First Marilyn and Laura sit down with a remarkable mom named Michelle Wentworth . Michelle first shared her story at WOGL’s annual Radiothon for the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia last December. When Michelle was 20 weeks pregnant she found out that her baby had Spina Bifida. Michelle had to...
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Marilyn Russell's Remarkable Women: Komen Champion of Breast Cancer Marilyn Fuller-Smith, Author and Motivational Speaker Teepa Snow, and Co-Founder of HGTV Susan Packard

We wrap up our Komen Champions of Breast Cancer with Marilyn Fuller-Smith . Marilyn is a super champion having done over 17 Susan G. Komen 3 Day walks in all different cities. We hope Marilyn inspires you to walk for a cure. The 3 Day is October 18-20th in Philadelphia. For more info and to...
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Marilyn Russell's Remarkable Women: Jacqui Makowski, Executive Director of the Autism Cares Foundation and Komen Champion of Breast Cancer, Nancy Moskoff

First on the show we meet Jacqui Makowski, Executive Director of the Autism Cares Foundation . April is Autism Awareness Month, but the Autism Cares Foundation works year round to provide more than 200 programs and services for all of our loved ones with autism and other special needs. For more...
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Marilyn Russell's Remarkable Women: Paulette Copeland Bolton, Komen Champion of Breast Cancer and Abbie Kasoff, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Say It With Clay

First on this Easter Sunday we meet another remarkable Komen Champion of Breast Cancer, Paulette Copeland Bolton . Paulette is a very fit and active 71 year that will be walking in the Susan G. Komen 3 Day to celebrate being one year cancer free. She began walking for her mother Inez Copeland, who...
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Marilyn Russell's Remarkable Women: Jenny D'Amato, Komen Champion of Breast Cancer, and Vickie Patton, General Counsel for the Environmental Defense Fund

This April we are featuring Komen’s Champions of Breast Cancer every Sunday. This week’s Champion is Jenny D'Amato . When Jenny was diagnosed with breast cancer in December 2017, she did not have insurance. Her doctor gave her a pamphlet of the subsidized program she was receiving for treatment,...
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Marilyn Russell's Remarkable Women: Michelle Helms, Founder and President of Philadoptables, and Karen Chellew, Founder and CEO of Sisters U

On the show this week we meet Michelle Helms, the Founder and President of Philadoptables . Philadoptables is the city’s first independent organization whose sole purpose it is to help save the lives and support the welfare of the Philly’s shelter animals, right where they are, through promoting...
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