Interview with WFDD/NPR, Telly Award, and Goroka Educational Video
Newsletter for May 4th, 2012
New Educational Webisode Released This Week
Healing Seekers is proud to release their latest video, Goroka Show in Papua New Guinea. The video focuses on the cultural diversity and celebrations of the most heterogeneous country in the world. In the video, Greeson forms a long lasting friendship with the members of the Polga Tribe and is honored with their traditional facial paintings and head dress.
The Board and the entire team would like to express our appreciation to the Emily Millis-Hiatt Donor Advised Fund for their continued support, and for sponsoring this educational video.
Healing Seekers a Winner in the 33rd Annual Telly Awards
The Telly Awards has named a Healing Seekers online documentary as a Bronze winner in the 33rd Annual Telly Awards for their documentary video titled Papua New Guinea: People of the Mummies. With nearly 11,000 entries from all 50 states and numerous countries, this is truly an honor.
The winning documentary was produced by McWhorter Concepts, Inc., a video production company based in Greensboro, NC and a member of the Healing Seekers team. It is remarkably the second Telly that the McWhorter/ Healing Seekers Team has received. The previous a Silver Telly Award.
The Telly Awards were founded in 1979 and is the premier award honoring outstanding local, regional, and cable TV commercials and programs, the finest video and film productions, and online commercials, video and films. Winners represent the best work of the most respected advertising agencies, production companies, television stations, cable operators, and corporate video departments in the world.
“The Telly Awards has a mission to honor the very best in film and video,” said Linda Day, Executive Director of the Telly Awards. “Healing Seekers’ accomplishment illustrates their creativity, skill, and dedication to their craft and serves as a testament to great film and video production.”
Healing Seekers extends special appreciation to the Molly Millis-Hedgecock Donor Advised Fund for sponsoring this video.
Healing Seekers’ Founder on WFDD/ NPR with Denise Franklin
Founder and Executive Director, Amy Greeson, was the recent guest on WFDD/NPR’s program: Voices and Viewpoints with Denise Franklin. The interview delved into the work of Healing Seekers and their collaboration with Natural Discoveries, highlighting both the educational documentaries and the research towards new pharmaceuticals and nutraceuticals/botanicals.
Would You Please Consider Making a Donation Today?
It is only because of the generosity and kindness of people who share our vision and mission that we are able to continue at such a pace. As a 501(c)3 non profit organization, your contributions are tax deductible. Presently, we have great financial need for continuing the creations of our education materials, our 3 part documentary series, and our upcoming 2012 expedition: the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Sponsorships are available, and afford extensive exposure.