Everyone needs to give, and to give back.  As my Grandma Pearl used to say, “throw bread upon the water and it will come back sponge cake!”  In this part of the website, we will highlight organizations connected to film that either raise money for their own, worthy film projects or generate and then donate proceeds to worthwhile charities using film as an aid.  Each recommendation will come linked to the program identified, and it is our hope that you will be moved to contribute.  In film lingo, we hope to get folks to “Pay It Forward” (Warner Brothers, 2000, starring Kevin Spacey, and which is, also, actually, a charitable Foundation).

Pay It Forward

Pay It Forward is a charitable foundation with the objective to perpetuate the practice of communal justice and altruism. The phrase pay it forward is reminiscent of Catherine Ryan Hyde’s best seller, which has also been made into a recognized film. The principle objectives of PIF are: 1 — Book…

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Into Film

Into Film is a charitable organization that promotes the Frank Manchel ideal of film. The charity recognizes film as an essential tool of education. Film studies are often supplementary to the paperback literature of an English class, but Into Film insists the value of film resides in the fusion of…

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