April 26, 2012 by matt · Comments Off
Former short-term staff member Lydia O’Neil just released her documentary from her time in Kurdistan! In it, she takes a behind-the-scenes look at what Kurdish girls really think about boys, family-expectations, and shame. Check it out!
Over the summer we told you about some cool guys in Florida who decided to Skate Across Florida for the Preemptive Love Coalition to raise funds for Iraqi children waiting in line for heart surgery.
At the end of the summer we told you about Matt Addington and Michael Dalton – two documentarians who were using their skills to travel to Iraq to help give the world a glimpse of PLC’s work and thousands of kids waiting for life-saving health care.
Recently the two groups met up. The following video and photos resulted. Enjoy!
Are you volunteering in a way that is raising a voice for Iraqi children or raising money for their surgeries? Let us know here!
In November two documentarians are planning a trip to Iraq to join PLC in telling the story of 3,000 children sitting on a waiting list for the help they need to get outside the country to receive heart surgery and a chance at adolescence and adulthood. The Virginia-based Danville Register and Bee tells their story.
The Spartanburg Herald Journal in South Carolina just ran a story about two camermen who are planning on coming to work with PLC in November 2008.
Follow the guys at their website:toopenyoureyes.com