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  1. Smartphone Filmmaking

      By Catherine Raynor

    Oak Foundation is a philanthropy organisation that provides grants to partners in over 40 countries around the world. It funds a range of issues including housing and homelessness, child abuse, international human rights and women’s issues. We developed a one day training course and associated handbook for a team of programme staff. The course provided […]

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  2. Community Hospice Care

      By Catherine Raynor

    Chestnut Tree House is an amazing children’s hospice in Sussex, offering sick children and their families amazing care and respite. They came to us because they wanted to tell the story of their community care programme, which offers the same level of care and expertise but in family homes. And what a privilege it was […]

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  3. UK Youth Film

      By Catherine Raynor

    “We were in the midst of planning UK Youth’s major Gala Dinner fundraiser and decided that we needed a new film created to bring to life the need and impact of UK Youth’s work to the audience. “With less than three weeks to create the brief, shoot, produce and edit the film we needed to […]

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  4. VSO Fundraising Films

      By Catherine Raynor

    In the last year we have worked with the VSO Individual Giving team on two fundraising films plus content for the appeal packs. We both started our charity careers at VSO and between clocked up close to two decades of employment, so it’s always nice to be working with them – it feels a bit […]

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  5. Fundraising appeal film

      By Ben Langdon
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    How would you describe Mile 91? Mile 91 are a superb team to work with. Extremely professional, very knowledgeable and a heck of a lot of fun! To us, they weren’t just a supplier, they became part of our team They took time to understand what we needed and insisted on engaging with a number […]

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  6. Life changing theatre

      By Catherine Raynor

    Inclusive theatre company Chickenshed wanted a film that would encourage guests to give generously at its gala fundraiser – and we made it happen. Rosie Hoare from Chickenshed tells us more. How did you find Mile 91?   We’d heard about Mile 91 through a member of our fundraising committee. Mile 91 had made an appeal […]

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  7. The Taste of Fethiye

      By Ben Langdon

    The Travel Foundation promotes sustainable tourism by setting up projects with travel companies like Thomas Cook and TUI Travel.  The charity asked us to make a film telling the story of ‘The Taste of Fethiye’ – a project in Turkey that’s helping local farmers benefit from tourism by selling their produce direct to hotels.  The […]

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  8. Maisy’s Story

      By Catherine Raynor

    DEBRA is the national charity that supports individuals and families affected by Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB), a painful genetic skin blistering condition which, in the worst cases, can be fatal. DEBRA commissioned Mile 91 to produce a film that they could use in fundraising and awareness-raising work. Hayley Epps, PR and Communications Manager tells us more. […]

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