Thursday, May 14, 2009

Latest film gets non-profit status, tax-free donations

I’m pleased to announce that our latest documentary, Gen Silent, has been awarded non-profit status through the Center for Media Change and we will be accepting donations through its innovative website
It's a big step for this film and a vote of confidence in its important message.

Your gift is now tax-deductible and 100 percent of your donation goes to completion of the documentary. No fees are taken out for processing your contribution; and, a receipt of your donation is emailed to you immediately.

I’ve copied a portion of the Center for Media Change FAQ below and I hope you will consider helping us with a monetary gift. The film's message must be heard. Click to Donate


Stu Maddux, Director Gen Silent

ps- Thank-you Catherine Cox of Baltimore, MD for being our first donor. Your $500 gift allows us to continue editing, buy tape stock, a do further marketing.

A portion of the FAQ:

What is facilitates public micro-financing of quality-screened documentary projects.

Is a for-profit business?

No. is owned and operated by the Center for Media Change, Inc., a 501c3, non-profit organization based in Palo Alto, California. Donations made to individual documentary projects through this website are fully tax-deductible.

What is the mission of the Center for Media Change, Inc.?
The mission of the Center for Media Change, Inc. is to improve our culture by enabling the creation and distribution of more high-quality documentaries. More…

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