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Film

Support this film about the world's only ballet academy for the blind

Looking at the Stars (Olhando pras Estrelas) is a touching documentary that follows two dancers from the world’s first and…
Technology

Google Impact Challenge kicks off 2016 edition in Brazil

Google Impact Challenge kicked off its 2016 edition in Brazil, seeking to fund non-profits devising technology-driven solutions for Brazil's social…
Lists

The 10 most successful Brazilian crowdfunding campaigns of 2015

Kickante, Brazil’s top crowdfunding platform, compiled a list of the most successful campaigns of 2015. Nonprofit campaigns dominate the list,…
Film

Brazilian-helmed short film to shoot in Chicago

A man and a woman meet on a rooftop; they’re both contemplating suicide, for different reasons. Will they be able…
Good Causes

Helping Rio’s favela residents tell their own stories

Theresa Williamson was raised in the Washington, D.C. area by a British father and a Brazilian mother. After coming to…
Music

Singer crowdfunds reflections on her Brazilian-American experience

Brazilian-American singer-songwriter Carla Hassett sang for Caetano Veloso at the 2012 Latin Grammy Person of the Year Show in honor…
Agenda

Support the EEDS Kickstarter!

Update: The project was funded! With less than three days to go on their Kickstarter, Evanston Escola de Samba (EEDS)…
Music

Manguebeat pioneers Mundo Livre S/A crowdfunding for live album

Pernambuco quintet Mundo Livre S/A never reached the same level of popularity as Nação Zumbi, but they are just as…
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