Optimist’s films have changed 275,616 lives and counting.

For each film, we partner with carefully vetted non-profits so viewers can support the communities where we film. Here’s how we’re helping:

GUATEMALA

6,242

Guatemalan women with business loans

GUATEMALA

500

homes with clean water

GUATEMALA

110

Guatemalan student scholarships

GUATEMALA

1

new preschool & nutrition center

SYRIA

265,023

refugee children with learning materials

SYRIA

3,726

teachers with trainings

SYRIA

3

Syrian families resettled to Canada

GUATEMALA

6,242

Guatemalan women with business loans

GUATEMALA

500

homes with clean water

GUATEMALA

110

Guatemalan student scholarships

GUATEMALA

1

new preschool & nutrition center

SYRIA

265,023

refugee children with learning materials

SYRIA

3,726

teachers with trainings

SYRIA

3

Syrian families resettled to Canada
These outcomes are achieved because individuals like you have donated, used our curriculums, hosted screenings, and signed petitions. Join us to continue this work with our new films Five Years North and The Illegal Lawyer.

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