Tag archive for Pro-social

Carissa – onward to the Oscars?

Carissa – onward to the Oscars?

“Carissa” was one of four short films selected out of 116 for the International Documentary Association’s DOCUWEEK . Carissa is a moving and informative film by David Sauvage about child prostitution and homelessness that we were able to help get made. It will have theatrical…

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Green Clutter or Social Awareness

Green Clutter or Social Awareness

Most US consumers think of themselves as environmentally friendly, according to an Environmental Leader article citing BBMG’s “Conscious Consumer Report.” In addition to being eco-friendly, nearly nine in 10 US respondents self-identified themselves either as “conscious consumers” or “socially responsible.” That contrasts with respondents who…

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Win-win for a brand and a cause

Win-win for a brand and a cause

A powerful and productive partnership was created when our sister nonprofit The Cyrano Project introduced Carissa Phelps and filmmaker David Sauvage to Virgin Mobile. The no-contract wireless provider screened a special preview of a moving new film about Carissa’s harrowing young life on the streets…

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