March 2017—
4:30 pm—7:00 pm

When: Thursday, March 9 | 4:30-7 p.m.
Where: The offices of Philanthropy New York | 1500 Broadway, 7th Floor, NYC
Cost: Free for Philanthropy New York/Media Impact Funders/Environmental Grantmakers Association members

We invite you to join Media Impact FundersPhilanthropy New York and the Environmental Grantmakers Association for a private screening of a 2017 Sundance award-winning documentary film.

We will engage in a conversation with the director and the director of impact about strategies for shifting awareness, sparking community action, and the importance of simplifying scientific data for the public.

We will explore:

  • How funders can best use media to raise awareness about important issues
  • The power of documentaries in shifting public debate
  • The role independent filmmakers play in fostering greater understanding of how the world’s most pressing issues affect our everyday lives