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Ever wanted to work on a movie set?

Ever wanted to work on a movie set?

The Handshake Foundation (THF) is proud to announce our latest partnership with Susie Singer Carter (Soul Surfer, Bratz), founder of Go Girl Media on their original short film, My Mom and the Girl. Based on a true story, the film gives an unexpected and joyous snap shot look at Alzheimer’s, diversity and caregiving through music, humor and love. 5 time Emmy Award winning actress, Valerie Harper will star, supported by actress Liz Torres and Harmony Santana.

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THF Mentors Nominated for National Mentoring Award

Mentors Chris Polk, Mark August and Carl Buehl were nominated by The Handshake Foundation for a national mentoring award for their impact on our youth Arts programs.
Mark August, Camera Operator and Navy veteran along with Chris Polk, Getty Images, were an integral part of our year long, So Long Selfie, Hello World photography program at Carson High School.

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How We’re Doing

How We’re Doing

The Handshake Foundation just completed a twelve week mentoring workshop for the Boys and Girls Club of LA Harbors. All our mentors had a great time meeting and working with all the young talent at the club. Below is a report published by the Boys & Girls club on their activity and our partnership.  We are highlighted on Page 5.
2013 Studio Report (Final_Compressed)

The BGC of LA Harbors highlighted our partnership in their annual showcase event.

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