Oiimysize Wins Nominet Internet Award 2013

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Oiimysize, the online magazine style website we created with a small group of teenage girls from Pimlico, has won the prestigious Nominet Award for ‘Making the Internet a Safer Place’ having beaten runner-up Internet Watch Foundation, the UK hotline for reporting criminal online content and BBC Share Take Care. Targeted at young people to bridge … Continue reading

Oiimysize!

Late night on the estate, London. Two hooded and capped teen boys hang out, waiting for a couple of teen girls. Nervously the girls approach. Tiana used to go out with Stigz, but she’s not sure about this new guy he insisted on bringing along. She thought they were going out to a party, but … Continue reading

Video works hard for your spend

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Story telling helps charities engage donors with their issue and brand. Big charities like NSPCC with their emotive award winning TV adverts made by the likes of Saatchi & Saatchi have long understood the benefits. The question is how can smaller charities get in on the action? Firstly if you think you can’t afford video … Continue reading

Raising the Bars

We’ve been on a film shoot this week for Raising the Bars. This exciting new program is designed to tackle the UK’s high re-offending rate for prisoners. But before we get into the program, lets start with some stats: 75% of prisoner re-offend within 2 years The cost of keeping a young person in prison … Continue reading

2012 – how we delivered on our promise

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EOY 2012 – Mediorite, committed to developing young people within media Tackling the root causes of youth unemployment, gang violence and knife crime we build confidence and transferable communication skills with disadvantaged young creatives to get results. Who do we work with? Last year we worked with 261 young Londoners through outreach, as trainees or … Continue reading

I buy SOCIAL

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Not only are we a social enterprise but we also work hard to trade with as many of our kind as we can – because if you can get great quality at a good price AND have social value, then why wouldn’t you? With Social Enterprise Day round the corner and Social Enterprise UK planning … Continue reading

Stop & Talk

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What started as a website to support the launch of Offcentre film The Right Track became a national campaign featured on The Independent blog, a photography exhibition showcased by Dazed and meetings with the Met Police. It also created opportunities for 11 young creatives and 2 long term unemployed trainees. The issue Every now and … Continue reading

WHAT DOES FREEDOM MEAN TO YOU?

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PHOTOGRAPH BY ONDRE ROACH, 18 FROM YH WORLD What started as a brief designed to get writers and photographers in our office to collaborate has become a campaign and exhibition with a film, live performance and 23 works of art. On the anniversary of the riots we’re proud to present FREEDOM – 9th August 6pm … Continue reading

DO YOU KNOW A SOFA SURFER?

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Sofa Surfer is the story of a young woman from Hackney, JRC, who spent years staying on friends’ and relatives’ sofas and, once again, has nowhere to go. No-one knows how many young people in London are sofa surfing – living on sofas in the homes of friends or relatives with nowhere else to go. … Continue reading

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    Lucy Ferguson : 07968532923 : lucy@mediorite.co.uk : Unit 21, Celia Fiennes House, 8 - 20 Well Street, Hackney, London, E9 7PX