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“Why I Love Our FUNraising Charity Partner” Video Contest

We’re looking for 11 fabulous students and/or staff members with fabulous messages to represent each of this year’s charities in our FUNraising launch video!
Currently enrolled Paul Mitchell Future Professionals and staff members may choose one of the 2015 selected charities and make a short video (60–90 seconds) with the following information:

  • Why is this charity organization important to you?
  • Do you have a personal connection and/or story about why this charity and/or cause speaks to you?
  • What are your personal goals for getting involved with this charity/cause, raising money, and making a difference?
  • How will YOU help your school and fellow Future Professionals get excited and motivated to raise money and awareness for this charity?

Judging: Winners will be chosen by the Andrew Gomez Dream Foundation Board of Directors and celebrities/representatives from the 2015 supported charities.
Prize: The winning videos will be included in the 2015 FUNraising Launch Video, which is shown in every Paul Mitchell School as part of the launch and featured on paulmitchellschoolsFUNraising.org, Paul Mitchell Schools’ YouTube Channel, and more.

Technical Guidelines:

  1. Shoot your video with any camera (regular or phone) as long as it's HD.
  2. Speak loudly and clearly in a quiet location.
  3. Shoot your video in a well-lit area.
  4. Be creative, outgoing, and make your video memorable. Pour your passion into it.
  5. Do not film anyone without their permission.

How to Enter:

  1. Email your 60­–90-second video to upload.2015_FU.tkxsszlbyn@u.box.com 
  2. Start with your video with this script:

Hi my name is ___. I am from ___ School in ___ city. I’m passionate about ___ charity and raising money for this organization because …. [Unidentified videos will be disqualified.]

DEADLINE EXTENDED: October 31, 2014

Q:  How long will the contest run?
A:  September 15–October 31, 2014.
Q: Can staff and Future Professionals enter through Instagram,
     Facebook, or YouTube?
A:  No, the “Why I Love Our FUNraising Partners” contest only runs
     through box.com, so our judges can view them easily and the
     winning videos can be downloaded and used in the FUNraising
     launch video. However, we highly encourage you to share your
     videos everywhere, with the hashtag #PMTSgives15. 
If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact social@andrewgomez.org.

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