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Southwest Airlines LuvSeat

Posted on Jul 16, 2014 in International, Kenya, News, Our Films - International, Our Projects, Our Work, Recent Work :, Southwest Airlines

Southwest Airlines announces the launch of LUV Seat: Repurpose with Purpose, a global sustainability initiative to up-cycle 43 acres of used leather seat coverings into new products that will benefit communities by providing access to employment, skills training and livelihoods. ...

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“We The Change” Foundation

Posted on Nov 12, 2011 in 2011 International Projects, International, Kenya, News, Newsletter, Our Projects, Our Work, Uncategorized

GoodMakers filmed a short documentary for “We The Change” Foundation, a primary school located in a tiny room in the heart of the Mathare slum in Nairobi. Here is one version: “We the Change” Foundation aims to inspire and to empower individuals to be the change that they wish to see in the world. Visionary founder Soiya Gecaga envisions a world where millions of lives are transformed as a result of people working together as one united global community. In many ways, Mathare is typical of a slum environment with tin roofs, people crammed up next to each other, kids roaming unattended and a sewer running openly down the middle of the road filled with human excrement. On the other hand, there is so much life going on… Vendors selling chapati, fruits and vegetable stands, a mix of make-shift...

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The Giving Tree

Posted on Aug 1, 2011 in About Us, News

Featured on CVF’s ‘Extraordinary Moms’ Website. A daughter pays tribute to the outstanding Tilo Ponder and her life’s commitment to keep making...

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Agape Youth Conference

Posted on May 29, 2011 in Events, GM Street Team, Local, Local Charities, News, Our Projects, Our Work, Street Team News

In April, the GoodMakers Street Team was invited to teach creative workshops with the kids at Agape’s Revelation Conference in Los Angeles. DJ Jawa shared his love of music with the kids, letting them take a turn with his tables and do a little scratching for the group. Marushka introduced the kids to mind mapping, spoken word & citizen journalism, getting them to openly express themselves and realize that there is no such thing as a silly idea. Max presented his Kicks for Good initiative and had the kids design and color their shoes. Guicemann was there for inspiration, working on pairs along side them. Last but certainly not least, Julia talked about her Food for Good and taught the kids how to make healthy snacks. It was an amazing weekend. Agape emphasized the importance of heart & art,...

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