ACHIEVEability permanently breaks the generational cycle of poverty for low income, single parent, and homeless families through higher education, affordable housing, supportive services, community and economic development, and accountability. We spoke with members of the staff as well as participants to give a detailed overview of this amazing program and highlight the struggle families go through to secure a better life and brighter future.
This is one of three PSA’s produced for the web in collaboration with ACLU of PA to raise awareness about House Bill 1933 that would have prohibited CHIP and Medicaid from covering a range of transition-related services for the nearly three million children and adults in Pennsylvania.
Breweries and distilleries have been popping up all over the place. We were very psyched to work with Laura and Todd Lacy on this video for their startup, Attic Brewing Company. Laura and Todd combine their passion for brewing great beer with a love of our Germantown community and a socially and environmentally responsible business plan.
Urban Athlete, a gym located in the Mt. Airy section of Philadelphia, has always had a very unique feel, not only in its workouts and training style but also because of the members that make up the family-like community. Meet some of them here.
This video was produced for Canine Partners for Life’s training program. Utilizing interviews with CPL clients and staff this video illustrates CPL’s ability to train dogs that lead to life changing results for individuals all over the country.
We love our neighborhood. Mt. Airy USA has been promoting the Germantown Avenue business corridor and surrounding neighborhoods for over 30 years. They asked us to profile some local heroes for their annual gala and we were very excited to work with the people who really make a difference in our community.
During the hard work of making marriage equality the law of the land, ACLU PA asked PWP to capture the heart wrending story of Mary Beth and Maureen as they confronted Mary Beth’s terminal illness. The video was entered into evidence in Whitewood V. Wolf.
History is everywhere in Philadelphia. Our Historic Germantown neighborhood played a major role in the Revolutionary War and the founding of the nation. Stenton, the home of one of Philadelphia’s earliest settlers, is preserved by The National Society of The Colonial Dames of America in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania to educate visitors about life in colonial America. PWPvideo is very proud to help them create videos to support their educational programs.
Geneva Global is a fellow B Corporation who wanted to explain how they help their clients philanthropic dreams come true. In addition to training staff to shoot footage as they traveled the world, PWP sent a crew to Zambia, Ethiopia, and England to create a series of videos for their website.
This short promotional piece was debuted during an Ed Slott Elite IRA Advisor Group event in Philadelphia. It highlights the benefits for consumers of choosing an Ed Slott Elite IRA Advisor.
As part of its onboarding process, Legatum wanted to explain its mission driven focus to new hires. This Dubai, UAE based investment company brought our crew to their headquarters as well as many other key locations, including London, Boston, New York, and Philadelphia. Our Producers sent a Director and Cinematographer to all locations for consistency, and then sourced local crews from our deep networks.
Music videos are a departure from PWP’s usual repertoire, but this is more proof that you can tell a story in any medium with any subject. What better storytelling fusion than film, music and dance. In a collaboration with Andrea Kramer and Ballet Forte, we produced this piece as a contest entry coordinated by the band. We didn’t win, but we are incredibly proud of the end result.
This short testimonial video was produced for University of Pennsylvania’s School of Social Policy & Practice’s Doctorate of Social Work program. Utilizing interviews with students and professors this video outlines the school’s innovative approach to pedagogy via web-based platforms.
When a child is facing challenges to their functioning and well-being, finding the right services and support can be overwhelming. Performcare asked us to create an animated explainer video to help parents and caregivers navigate their extensive system of care and hopefully make the experience a little less overwhelming.
The Delaware Water Gap was a major tourist destination in the mid-19th to early 20th century. Using rarely seen photos and images, this brief video brings the era to life.
Just one of the 3 videos that were shown at Mount Airy USA’s annual gala to highlight local heroes in the germantown business corridor. In this video we featured Jordan’s Trades For A Difference program which focuses on training young men and women in construction, as well as the construction of the Trades For A Difference learning centre.
Upon the occasion of 90 years serving Reservists, PWP produced this gala video piece which debuted in Washington D.C. Filming included actors, period costumes, and swinging a 25 foot crane off the roof of a building across the street from the U.S. Capital.
Do you know where you come from? Barry Becker knows. He’s been tracing his family ancestry for over 15 years. His research has shown him his ancestor’s 275-year journey through American history. In this story he shares his thoughts and discoveries, and what they mean to him.
One of seven videos produced in KEEA’s 2017 case studies series. This is the story of a young entrepreneur and her successful adventurous undertaking to build an energy efficient brewery restaurant in her rural hometown.
We work with the Keystone Energy Efficiency Alliance (KEEA) to document and promote businesses using advanced energy efficiency practices and renewable energy sources. In this video we profile Benton Foundry, Inc., a producer of high quality cast iron in upstate Pennsylvania. Benton has adopted a wide variety of sustainable business practices to greatly reduce their operating costs and environmental impact.