Pedro Gondim On How Business Can Raise Millions for Social Causes – Episode 2

Pedro Gondim On How Business Can Raise Millions for Social Cuases

Pedro Gondim is the CEO of the Mental Health Academy (MHA) – a global education company specialising in online training for mental health professionals. 

Since 2007, Pedro’s business has donated over $1.2 million to causes worldwide through B1G1 – a platform that enables companies to embed charitable giving into their business. As a result, The Mental Heath Academy was recognised as the biggest B1G1 contributor in the world.

In this episode, Paul Dunn, Founder of B1G1, joins me as a co-host to interview Pedro. The more than 3,000 B1G1 members have provided over 215 million giving impacts including clean drinking water, education, housing to people in need, and loads of other meaningful causes from all over the world.

Paul & I talk to Pedro about the business, The Mental Health Academy, and the effect that Covid-19 has had on mental health. 

Pedro also shares his insights on how he uses education-based marketing to run events that attract more than 30,000 attendees. And, we explore how the business he runs has leveraged industry experts that built their brand and expanded their influence. So strap yourself in!

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  • The impact the COVID-19 has had on our mental health.
  • How The Mental Health Academy became the world’s most impactful business.
  • The marketing strategy Pedro uses to run events that attract more than 30,000 attendees.
  • How Pedro has leveraged partnerships and industry experts to expand his own influence.
  • The power of B1G1 and the influence it has had on Pedro’s business and life.


Pedro’s LinkedIn

The Mental Health Academy Website

The Mental Health Academy on Facebook

The Mental Health Academy on LinkedIn

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