In 10 months Zamboanga Masbate• 2 yellow boats (motorized; can accommodate 20 • 25 yellow boats (1 motorized) kids per ride)• 400 school bags with school supplies • 1 makeshift classroom (4 rooms)• 3 medical and dental missions • 300 school bags with school supplies• 1 plastic bottle light bulbs project • 1 medical and dental mission• 2 book donations • 1 book donation• 1 organization devoted to Zamboanga • 1 organization devoted to Masbate• 12 college scholars • 1 600-meter water pipe
SOCIAL MEDIA BUILT OUR BRAND One Facebook status Friends’ re-posts Bloggers started writing about itOne blogger celebrated his blog’s anniversary by doing another fund-raising drive TV, Radio, Print started to notice
We have come to believe that we can build…• A community-driven “living” network for a new brand of volunteerism.
A living network that gives individuals and organizations:• A chance to help build healthy communities.
How “news” can spread these days Hour 18 Hour 24 Hour 12 Hour 6 Editorial Sharing Micromedia Hour 0 Something Mainstream Search happens Blogs
“I alone cannotchange the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to create many ripples.” ― Mother Teresa
Adapted from the Dragonfly EffectSpinning the WEBof goodwill…
1 Develop a clear goal. There is elegance in simplicity.•FOCUS
2 Reverse the rules. How might others might address the challenge? Do the opposite.•GRAB ATTENTION
3 Tell a good (truthful) story. Tell stories that connect on an emotional level.•ENGAGE
4 Design for collaboration. Enable others to contribute and choose their own weapon.•TAKE ACTION
Drop a stone in a bucket and theripples radiate out.
Most revolutions are sparked by the actions of a few ordinary people.FINAL THOUGHTS…
A personal request:1) Invite us to share our story to other organizations and help us spread our story2) Support our dream to help all kids who swim to school in 12 months3) Buy a copy of Readers Digest’s October 2011 issue4) Vote for us to be the Liberal Project at http://www.fnf.org.ph/theliberalproject/index-vote.php?v=22Like us on http://www.facebook.com/philippine.funds
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