MHK Update #6
TGIF! We have exciting news to share with everyone. My Heart in Kenya is finally complete! After four years of putting this story together, we have finished the film. Our... Read more
MHK Update #5
TGIF! Here is our music composer David Ramos in the studio recording one of the original scores for the film.
MHK Update #4
Hope everyone had a great weekend. We were in the studio today with our sound designer, Jeremy T., mixing the sound and music for MHK.
MHK Update #3
Happy Thursday everyone.
We are happy to say that we locked picture for My Heart in Kenya last month and are in the final stages of getting the documentary ready. ... Read more
MHK Update #2
In case you missed both stories on CTV Vancouver last night and this morning, here are the links to them. The one that aired last night on the... Read more
Hi everyone, just thought we'd post an update on what's going on with My Heart In Kenya. CTV Vancouver will be doing a story on Zeynab and My Heart in... Read more
One year update
My Heart in Kenya is really coming together. We are making great progress and working hard. We can't wait to share it with all of you soon.
Happy Holidays from The MHK Team
Happy Holidays from the My Heart in Kenya team.
We screened our first rough cut last week. Things are starting to come together. Stay tuned for more updates in the... Read more
Delivering first set of perks
We'd like to send a big thank you to BC Family Child Care Association for their generous donation and continued support with My Heart in Kenya.
Also The first set... Read more
We got perks!
Most of the perks have arrived! We will be sending them out as soon as possible. Stay tuned for more updates.
My Heart in Kenya has been successfully funded! We surpassed our fundraising goal, reaching $20,727! Once again, we can't thank you all enough for all your support during the past... Read more
We did it! We are currently at $20,400 so that means we are officially 102% funded! The MHK crew can't thank you all enough for your continued support through out... Read more
We are currently 99% funded with less 2 days left! Thank you again to everyone who has donated and shared our project.
LA Website/Blog Feature
We were featured on an LA based website/blog "Celebzter" today. Thank you to Evan Hosie for sharing our story.
We've reached over $17,000!
We have now raised $17,343!!! There is 8 days left to help us reach $20,000.
Because we've reached $17,000, as promised, here is a sneak preview of a rough scene... Read more
We are currently $15,198 funded with just 10 days to go! We just need $4802 left to raise! Please continue to spread the word and share this with your friends... Read more
Happy Mother's Day
Happy Mother's Day from the My Heart in Kenya team. Here is an article where Zeynab's story was featured in the Vancouver Sun on Mother's day in 2012.
If you'd... Read more
15 days left!
We have 15 days left to reach our $20,000 goal. We have currently raised $10,863 with 142 backers. Please help us make the push to the finish line by sharing... Read more
Here is Zeynab's timeline for when she first applies for resettlement to Canada to the birth of Nasteha. Timeline is between 2006-2013.
Credit: Timeline was taken from the Canadian Council... Read more
We've reached $10,000!
We're thrilled to say we have reached the $10,000 mark. We are now 50% funded, with 118 backers. We have 19 days to go! We wouldn't be here if it... Read more
23 Days to go!
We have raised over $6000 over the past two weeks and have received 80 backers. Thank you everyone for their amazing support throughout our campaign.
United Way Lower Mainland article
United Way Lower Mainland wrote a little article on Zeynab and Nasteha's story back in 2012. Here is the link to the article http://www.uwlm.ca/blog/refugee-mother-united-her-young-daughter-after-almost-4-years-apart
Eastleigh Photo Series #2
We have raised $5922 of $20,000 with 25 days left. Keep spreading the word on Facebook and Twitter.
Eastleigh Photo series
We are currently 25% funded for our project. Thank you to all the backers for their generous donations and support. Keep spreading the word! We have 27 days left to... Read more
Vancouver Is Awesome blog post
We'd like to send a big thank you to Vancouver Is Awesome for featuring us in one of their blog posts. Word is spreading!