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How to Make a Video for Non-Profits


Arty asks: we’re a small non profit who is realizing the importance of video to spread our message. How do we get started? What are some tips you can offer?

Answer: With YouTube pumping out 2 billion video streams a day, one thing is clear: Video matters. Although it may seem intimidating, using video as part of your nonprofit’s online presence has become surprisingly cheap and easy. If your nonprofit is getting ready to use the power of video, this video offers 34 tips and examples for creating short films about non-profit organizations and international projects. It is focused on 3 primary areas: directing and producing, shooting in the field, and editing.

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  • Stella Lawson said:

    great inspiration

  • sherry dianne Burke said:

    so who do I contact??

  • butterflywings7cw said:

    Iam a single mom of a 10 yr old would like a opportunity to make dreams come true for my family

  • StoryExchange said:

    What an amazing story! Thank you for supporting initiatives like this for women small business owners!

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  • Angela Richardson said:

    Love this

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  • LeAnn Crowell said:

    How can I get some information to start?

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    How can I get some information in regards to owning my own buisness?

  • Laura Perez said:

    Non profits really need to see the power of video and how it can improve in many areas including fundraising…thanks for this post!

  • Laura Perez said:

    hi,what about my learning disabitily, to start a business too,I can read well, and I can work with my hands well too, doing my scuplture and doing crafts, that I injoy doing very much,and want to share with others disablitily too, in need extra incom to get by I dont have any funds to help me get through this I can’t aford to open a workshop in my community.need help thank you rose

  • fratboy123456 said:

    this is a hidden market for the Elite Videographer

  • fratboy123456 said:

    You guy’s have seen some of the stuff they’ve been accused of and done right?

  • smart99guy said:

    great content as always from the DV Show

  • smart99guy said:

    That is one cute baby!!!! I want him.. lmaoo

  • bella50008 said:

    For non profit organizations looking for ideas check out http://www.youtube.com/user/nonprofitvideoawards. This is the DoGooder NP video awards where they give recognition to the best overall video created by a nonprofit organization. Really great stuff!

  • bella50008 said:

    WOW! Just Wow! Buying gas from Chevron from now on. Amazing!

  • dacianey3 said:


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