Why Do(n’t) We Care?

This all started with one short commercial. I’m sure you’ve all seen it before; those feed the children ads. It starts with the starving foreign kids staring into the camera as a soft piano plays, tugging at your heartstrings. Then a wholesome narrator pleads with you to expend a bit of your comfort to ensure […]

“HelpMeSee” in the face of Cataract Blindness

20.3 million people in the developing world, or half of all the blind people in the world, suffer from cataract blindness. There are children that will grow up without ever using their eyes despite the fact that a simple surgery could cure it in less than the time it takes to finish an SAT session.  […]

Our Schools are UNDROPPABLE

“Of all the issues I could make a film about, as an activist for the world, I feel like education is the issue that needs to be fixed.” Jason Pollock is tackling his select problem with a documentary in-the-making, “Undroppable.”  Launched on Tumblr, Pollock’s campaign is all about the unsung schools where it is worth celebrating […]