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It’s ON, people! Drawing the Tiger Kickstarter is GO

We are launching a new Kickstarter project. By the time you read these words, our 2015 Finishing Funds Kickstarter campaign should be launched. And brace yourself, we’ll be making some noise for a little while!

DRAWING the TIGER’s Kickstarter Campaign

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BIG NEWS (That We Can’t Tell You About)

Champers

(nope, still can’t tell)

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(the studio is buzzing pretty heavy :: clear the storyboard)

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Little Brag: Amy’s Letter Got Published in the New York Times!

Amy wrote a letter to the editor and the Times published it. Nice! (Scroll down on the linked page to see Amy’s letter in context, below the Libyan letter.)

Local support for smart girls

Re “This smart girl says thank you” (May 23): Nicholas Kristof celebrates

Amy’s TEDx Talk is NOW LIVE!

Please have a look at the final video from Amy’s TEDx Monterey talk!

If you feel inspired to support the project, today (Tuesday the 6th of May, thru midnight) is GiveBig day, and any donation you make THROUGH THIS LINK will be 100% tax deductible and will be S T R E T C H E D !!!

Tuesday! GiveBig is coming! Get Ready to Get Your Donation S T R E T C H E D !!!

Tuesday, May 6th, we are once again participating in the Seattle Foundation’s GiveBig.

We will be shouting it a bit from the rooftops, as this is a great opportunity for folks thinking about donating to get their (100% tax deductible) donation dollars stretched by the likes of Boeing, Starbucks, Microsoft, BECU, etc. Last year we got a really nice boost

END OF THE YEAR UPDATE: WE ARE ALMOST THERE. PLEASE HELP US GET CLOSER WITH YOUR END OF THE YEAR DONATION!

A year ago today our Kickstarter campaign wrapped up. And what a year it has been!

We would like to update everyone on where we are, and remind all our readers/followers/supporters that there is still time to make a tax-deductible year end donation to support the ongoing expenses of making this film.

As of today we have raised close to

A Year of Massive Thanks(for your)Giving REDUX.

 

 

 

 

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Dear Friends and Supporters: I wrote the following blog post several days ago, but it didn’t seem to go out. Please forgive me if you’re seeing this as a repeat!. 

We are preparing to send out some sweet end-of-the-year photo cards, and we have realized that we do not

Sometimes You Don’t Even Know How Many Issues You Have…

… Until someone comes along to fix them.

I had been quietly dreading this time of the year–the push time, when we’re really jamming to get all the footage organized and ready to hand off to our editor. The reason? We still had some lingering workflow problems I did not know how to deal with. Jump back a month or

The Landscape We Find Ourselves In

Looking for the Right Kind of Relationship

HERE IS A GREAT POST by Dan Cogan, who founded Impact Partners, an organization we kind of fell in love with at IFP’s Film Week.

We find ourselves in the position RIGHT THIS MINUTE of needing to plunge into attempting to secure the relationships Mr. Cogan describes, in order to bridge