Wednesday, March 6, 2013

Caine's arcade

Be inspired.

I just love this story about a 9yr old boy who has made a difference. It is such a touching story, I had tears in my eyes as i watched the video .

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He created an arcade made enirely of cardboard.A 9 year old boy who built an elaborate cardboard arcade in his dad's used auto parts store is about to have the best day of his life.
Help Caine's Scholarship Fund: http://CainesAr

Quick Facts:
• Film posted online April 9th
• Film by Nirvan Mullick (@nirvan)
• Total Running Time: 11 minutes
• Total Views: Over 7 million (YouTube + Vimeo + Facebook combined)
• Over $220,000 raised for Caine’s Scholarship Fund.
• $250,000 Matching Grant from the Goldhirsh Foundation to start the Imagination Foundation (IF)
• In first 2 months, over 100 Schools in 9 Countries created cardboard arcades inspired by the film.
• The Imagination Foundation’s 1st annual Global Cardboard Challenge had over 270 Events in 40 Countries.
• Over 127,000 Facebook Fans
• Caine traveled to France & was youngest speaker ever at the Cannes Lions 2012.
• Caine was youngest ever entrepreneur to speak at USC Marshall School of Business
• Caine received Latino Spirit Award from California State Assembly
• Caine’s Arcade short film produced by Interconnected, an LA based Creative Agency founded by Nirvan Mullick and Harley Cross.

Months after "Caine's Arcade" was posted online, Caine's Arcade has gone global, inspiring millions of kids and sparking a wave of cardboard creativity, launching the Imagination Foundation and a Global Cardboard Challenge. Support the Imagination Foundation:

Imagination Foundation

Caine's Arcade

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