Team Heart Media Support

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Team Heart aims to address and prevent Rheumatic Heart Disease in Rwanda. My role has been to help capture the emotional story of this organization, to support their fundraising efforts. This presentation provides an overview of the organization and the vision for helping them to reach their fundraising goals.

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Team Heart Media Support

  1. 1. Team Heart RwandaPresented to Hearts In Action, Digitas Contact: Michael Fasciano 10/16/12
  2. 2. We’ve all had Strep Throat.
  3. 3. No big deal, right?
  4. 4. Untreated strep turns intoRheumatic Heart Disease
  5. 5. For advanced cases, heart surgery becomes the only solution
  6. 6. In Rwanda and the developing world, this is a huge problemIn Rwanda:• 30% of Hospitalizations in Rwanda are heart related• 20,000 people are estimated to need heart surgery due to Rheumatic disease• 4 Cardiologists in Rwanda for 10 million people
  7. 7. Team Heart’s mission is to address and prevent Rhuematic Heart DiseaseThe Organization:• Affiliated with Brigham & Women’s Teaching Hospital, and Harvard Medical School• Travels to King Faisal Hospital annually to operate on 16 patients and teach medicine• Now in it’s 6th year - with a 10 year commitment• Doctors and Nurses volunteer their vacation time and pay their own way
  8. 8. Strategic ApproachMission: Address & Prevent Rheumatic Heart DiseasePrevention Surgical Education Repair of Local Medicalvia Screening for Treatable Teams, Public Children Cases Awareness Establish cardiac medical center to serve East Africa
  9. 9. My Role: Capture the Emotion to drive fundraising & grassroots support Video Overview with Fundraising in Backpack Journalism,Interviews & Existing Photos NYC & Boston 20 min DocumentaryYouTube.com/fasci624Screenings Work:Raised $2k at NYC screening,attractedsubstantial corp. donationsduring Boston screening
  10. 10. Moving Forward: Film Screenings to Spark Support• Goals: – Raise $1 million for each annual trip (x5) – Raise $100 million for cardiac center• How: – Organize national screening tour of forthcoming documentary – Additional locations: Medical Schools, Film Festivals, Art Galleries, Artist Studios
  11. 11. February 2012 Trip
  12. 12. Land of A Thousand Hills
  13. 13. Patient Selection
  14. 14. Alumni Photo Workshop
  15. 15. Ernest Pre/Post
  16. 16. Recovery
  17. 17. First Steps
  18. 18. Thank You

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