Music Doing Good.

Music Doing Good.

When we were filming “EVERY CHILD COUNTS”, we had the great fortune to be able to include the fundraising concerts of MUSIC DOING GOOD, a wonderful organization from Houston, Texas. This nonprofit arts organization has the mission “to inspire and transform lives through innovative, music-based programming”, and over the two years of filming, we saw them clearly making huge changes in the lives of students at ECC. (more…)

The Canadian Connections.

The Canadian Connections.

Given the cold Canadian winters, it’s not surprising that the Bahamas with its warm island breezes and friendly inhabitants attracts so many Canadians. Several of these “snowbirds” arrived on the doorstep of the EVERY CHILD COUNTS school to become either teachers or volunteers and supporters.  (more…)

Thank You All So Much!

Thank You All So Much!

I was inspired to make this film about this amazing school in Abaco by my friend Mavis Payne. Mavis and her husband John had moored their sailboat in the harbour at Hopetown for many years, under the watchful eye of Truman Major and they became good friends with him and his wife, Lyn. When Lyn decided to start up the school Every Child Counts, Mavis and John became big supporters. Mavis suggested I make a film to tell the touching story of how it all began and the amazing effect it has had on the community.  (more…)