Getting Involved

Our global network represents people in the nonprofit/NGO, business, communications, art, design, government and education sectors.

Are you passionate about elevating media for social good?
Join our community.

Join Us

We need driven, passionate and detail-oriented volunteers to contribute to our blog and organize our events, including our 2015 festival.

Sponsor Us

We welcome the support of sponsors and partners who are dedicated to creating positive social change through media, and who are committed to helping us scale up Media Rise worldwide.

Make a Video

We’re looking for volunteer filmmakers to participate in Doc-in-a-Day, presented in partnership with Stone Soup Films. The competition invites local filmmakers to create high-impact, high-quality videos for local nonprofits in just 48 hours, on the weekend of September 26-27. The team behind the winning video will be awarded a cash prize at an awards ceremony onFriday, October 2, following Pitch NightDeadline extended: September 14

Get a Video

We’re looking for nonprofits & social enterprises to partner with us on Doc-in-a-Day, presented with Stone Soup Films. Apply to be considered as one of the beneficiaries of our pro bono films. Deadline extended: MONDAY, September 14.

Make a Pitch

Have an idea for how to make the world a better place through meaningful media? We are currently accepting ideas for the Media Rise Pitch Night, scheduled for Friday, October 2. The event supports storytellers, designers and creatives dedicated to advancing positive social change through media. Finalists will have the chance to pitch their proposals to a live audience for the chance to win cash and in-kind prizes to make their ideas a reality. Deadline extended: MONDAY, September 14.