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

Safeguarding – sharing best practice

Safeguarding and Child Protection Whats the difference? Safeguarding is about prevention, safe and effective care and Child Protection is action ie for children who are suffering from mal treatment. All agencies have little bits of information about a young person ( GP, youth worker and teachers, parents ) but non of those people talk to … Continue reading

Oiimysize – up for a Nominet Award

As part of the Peabody Trusts Staying Safe campaign we developed a group of young girls from Pimlico to find their voice and launch a campaign around sexting. Oiimysize – at it’s heart oiimysize is about trusting your gut instinct and making safe choices when it comes to teenage relationships.  With a photo story, video … Continue reading

Video works hard for your spend

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

Home Connections – delivering on The Social Value Act

Under the Public Services (Social Value) Act, Housing Associations now have to factor in social value when they buy services. In brief – if £1 is spent on the delivery of services, can that same £1 be used to also produce a wider benefit to the community? Our recently commissioned film for Home Connections’ collaborative new … Continue reading

Do a great deal – BUY social SEUK campaign

Social Enterprise UK’s year-long campaign encourages social enterprises to buy from each other over Christmas and it’s encouraging everyone to #buysocial. Mediorite & Poached came up with the creative and is supporting the campaign as it develops. See why we buy social. Results: Invited to exhibit at the Department of Business Innovation and Skills with … 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

LBi – mobile, it’s personal!

At LBi’s recent Reachout event I had the pleasure of talks from Creative Director, Simon Gill, Marcus Mustafa – Global Head of User Experience Architecture and last but not least: Part 3: Ilicco Elia – Head of Mobile Whether it’s apps, maps, love texts or mum’s phone number, mobile is the platform we can’t live … Continue reading

LBI – The power of stories

Part 1 : Executive Creative Director Simon Gill tells us about the power of stories. So, get this…. there are only 7 stories in the world and most, especially the stories that work best for charities are around overcoming the monster. If you can create stories people want to engage with you’ll get awareness, reach … Continue reading

Remember you’re not doing it for money

We’re lucky enough to live in Hackney, the worlds most diverse borough and Hellicar & Lewis are not only neighbors but great example of why, in an age where a lot of creative ideas are actually the same –  diversity is rad. 3 things I learnt: Really interesting creative partnerships make for interesting work Give … 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