Mission: 1. Giving an outlet to process and tell. Providinga a clearing where kids who have experienced traumatic circumstances can process and tell the stories of their past, present and future through photography with no judgement or expectations. Working with kids worldwide ranging in age from 10 - 16 years old, 100cameras has developed a custom curriculum that teaches kids both storytelling and technical photography skills in a way that impacts how they view themselves and their role in their community. 2. Providing a platform to be the local changemakers. We then give our students a platform to sell their photographs, and 100% of the proceeds provides funding for the most pressing needs in their communities and enables them to see the impact of their contribution. Our model partners with local organizations in each community that determine which medical, education or basic needs of their community they need funded the most. In addition, the cameras are left behind with the organization so that
Programs: Flagship projects: program served 25 children in one international community.
snapshot projects: program served 49 children in five communities located stateside and worldwide.
student photo sales: sold photos taken by children