Category Archives: Professional Projects

Grantmakers in Film and Electronic Media

Grantmakers in Film and Electronic Media (GFEM) have accepted Vamas a Hablar/Let’s Talk Proposal for inclusion on their grantseeking site. Please visit my profile in the Grantmakers in Film + Electronic Media Database. View project media, a project description, profiles … Continue reading

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VIC Featured in Steps Magazine

  Focused on creating socially responsible media, an innovative Visual and Performing Arts course at CSUSM is empowering students to learn about and serve the needs of their community from behind the lens of a video camera.

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VIC receives post production funds

Through the generosity of the Leichtag Family Foundation, VIC has received funds to produce “Vamos a Hablar/Let’s Talk” as a fully bi-lingual video.

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Teen Pregnancy Prevention Summit

May 4, 2011 was National Day to Prevent Teen Pregnancy. VIC and Mano a Mano jointly organized a summit on teen pregnancy prevention at Cal State San Marcos. 

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Institute of the Americas Hosts Protecting High-Risk Teens from Organized Crime

VIC Director, Kristine Diekman, and community partner Dr. Beatriz Villarreal, Director of the Mano a Mano Foundation, present their work on gang prevention. They showed clips of “A Way Out” and “No Es Muy Temprano..”. Attendees traveled from Mexico, Venezuela, … Continue reading

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VIC receives funding for teen pregnancy prevention video

VIC received a generous $50,000 grant from the Leichtag Family Foundation. This unrestricted grant will be used primarily for the production of a new video to prevent teen pregnancy and work towards reproductive health. This bilingual video, aimed at Latino … Continue reading

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