Invisible Children Responds to Your Questions
Thank you, KONY 2012 Supporters from INVISIBLE CHILDREN on Vimeo. Invisible Children CEO Ben Keesey answers some of the questions about Invisible Children that have been raised in the wake of KONY 2012’s viral success. It includes an explanation of Invisible Children’s unique development model and the philosophy behind the allocation of its money. Ben also breaks down the organization’s financial expenses including travel/transportation expenses, production costs, and management/general expenses. In addition, he explains the purpose and goals of KONY 2012–in both the short and long terms. If you have any additional questions, please tweet them to us @invisible with…
Here is the video – if by some chance you’ve been locked up in solitary confinement for the past three days and haven’t seen or heard about it. I’ll post some more of my own thoughts about the KONY 2012 campaign in the next day. KONY 2012 from INVISIBLE CHILDREN on Vimeo.
The War that Never Ends
Since I first saw the Invisible Children film nearly eight years ago, I’ve been a fan of the Invisible Children organization. They are doing big things and doing them well. For the past eight years, I’ve followed Africa’s longest running war. My introduction to it is due to a film by IC. Since then, they have kept thousands around the world informed about what is happening and providing very practical ways for people to get involved in helping to end the war and to provide a different life for the millions effected in Uganda, Congo, Sudan and the Central African…
Meeting with Senator McCaskill
On Thursday, a friend and I drove to Columbia, MO, to meet with US Senator Claire McCaskill’s staff. We had something important to discuss and to bring to her attention. On May 24, 2010, President Obama sign into law a bill that commits him to lead a new international strategy aimed at permanently stopping LRA violence and helping affected communities recover. In the 24 years that this crisis has engulfed millions of peoples’ lives across an entire region of Africa, no United States President has ever before committed publicly to helping seek its end. In signing the bill, the President pledged…
Must See Video
The Invisible Children Set aside 36 minutes and watch this video. You must watch it. They cannot wait any longer.