Jared Milrad, Founder and President
A Show For A Change, Inc.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
A SHOW FOR A CHANGE SIGNS THE UNITED NATIONS GLOBAL COMPACT
Long Beach, CA - May 21, 2019 – A Show For A Change today announced that it has become a signatory to the landmark United Nations Global Compact, the world’s largest corporate responsibility and sustainability initiative. A Show For A Change, a Public Benefit Corporation based in Southern California, joins thousands of leading businesses that have signed the Global Compact worldwide, including Mastercard, Impossible Foods, United Airlines, and PepsiCo.
“As we prepare to launch our new streaming platform for social impact, Movikarma, we’re proud to join the U.N. Global Compact,” said Jared Milrad, founder and president of A Show For A Change. “Urgent threats to our shared prosperity - including climate change and environmental degradation - demand our immediate action, and A Show For A Change is committed to doing its part to advancing lasting solutions that protect our planet and safeguard future generations..”
Among other requirements, signatories to the U.N. Global Compact must abide by Ten Principles on Human Rights, Labor, Environment, and Anti-Corruption. Signatories must also support the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), which include a commitment to ending poverty and hunger, ensuring good health and well-being, advocating for clean water and a quality education for all, and advancing sustainability.
In joining the Global Compact, A Show For A Change is committing to supporting the Ten Principles, advocating for the SDGs, and meeting the transparency and reporting requirements for corporate signatories to the Compact. Learn more about the Global Compact here.
A unique premium streaming service launching in 2019, Movikarma will transform entertainment into action, empowering audiences to support charities and content creators connected to the films and series they watch. Movikarma partners with leading influencers, non-profits, and brands to tell powerful, socially conscious stories. This increases engagement, donations, and awareness.
Users can pre-register now at movikarma.com to receive a free 30 day trial. Impact-driven filmmakers can also submit their projects for potential inclusion on Movikarma. The service will begin streaming later this year.
About A Show For A Change
A California-based Public Benefit Corporation founded by Jared Milrad, A Show For A Change is a socially conscious entertainment startup company that changes the world through the power of story. Through its groundbreaking premium streaming platform for social impact, Movikarma, and a global film festival that celebrates socially conscious films, A Show For A Change transforms entertainment into action.
Learn more about our current projects and monthly global film festival at ashowforachange.com
Learn more about Movikarma and sign up for a free 30 day trial at movikarma.com