Causes articles

Uncharted Amazon

Today’s Crowdfunding Campaign: Uncharted Amazon – A film about life in the world’s greatest wilderness

Today’s Crowdfunding Campaign: Uncharted Amazon – A film about life in the world’s greatest wilderness

LatinaLista — Campaign: Uncharted Amazon – A film about life in the world’s greatest wilderness In collaboration with international scientists, local organisations, local people and native communities, filmmakers will create the film Uncharted Amazon. The film will document the region’s extraordinary wildlife and the work of the scientists, explorers and local people in their efforts

SonyBomba

Today’s Crowdfunding Campaign: Help jaraneros and bombers get to Veracruz to learn with elders from the son jarocho tradition

LatinaLista — Crowdfunding Campaign: Help jaraneros and bombers get to Veracruz to learn with elders from the son jarocho tradition Son y Bomba is a project created by Jarochicanos and Buya, two Chicago-based groups dedicated to the son jarocho and bomba musical traditions that are part of their respective communities’ cultural heritage. A common force

461540371_1280

Today’s Crowdfunding Campaign: Right Down To The Bones: Inside A Medellí­n Slum

LatinaLista — Crowdfunding Campaign: Right Down To The Bones: Inside A Medellí­n Slum Reporter Wesley Tomaselli is using crowdfunding platform Beacon to fund his reporting on life in Colombia. When you think of Colombians, it’s easy to think of the life of drug-trafficking and violence. That’s normal. Since the 1980s, TV, radio and media have

20140523100820-FB_Ad

Today’s Crowdfunding Campaign: Comadre.com – a website built for and by Latinas

LatinaLista — Crowdfunding Campaign: Comadre.com – a website built for and by Latinas Comadre.com is the first social shopping site built for Latinas by Latinas! As the first social shopping website for Latinas, Comadre.com’s purpose is to give Hispanic women a fun, stylish and unique place to shop and socialize. By supporting the Latinas behind

Screen Shot 2014-06-09 at 3.03.20 PM

HIPGive Crowdfunding Campaign: Honoring Our Past, Envisioning Our Future

LatinaLista — HIPGive Crowdfunding Campaign: Honoring Our Past, Envisioning Our Future A community mural in a neighborhood in Philadelphia created with renowned artist Cesar Viveros in collaboration with Mural Arts Program. The mural will approach topics such as immigration, community change, and community identity. The overall goal is to engage residents of the South Kensington

Adco-superJumbo

Video: American Express creates “docu-ad” highlighting the unbanked

LatinaLista — It’s called a “docu-ad,” an ad that’s passed off to look like a documentary. In most cases, the underlying motivation for the piece — increased sales of an advertised product — is blatantly apparent. As such, whatever good intentions may have been behind its making are lost with the obvious product placement. Yet,

Top