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Cut MNT out of the picture!

Capture the connection

Get out your digital cameras, smartphones and video recorders.Builders Club is looking for the best homemade video about The Eliminate Project: Kiwanis eliminating maternal and neonatal tetanus.

The winning video will be shared on The Eliminate Project and Builders Club Facebook pages as well as in the monthly advisor newsletters. The winning club will also receive a trophy.

Interested? Eligible videos must do one of the following:
  • Share the importance and urgency of The Eliminate Project without using spoken words.
  • Explain The Eliminate Project in a way that a 5-year-old would understand.
  • Use only a dry-erase board to explain why Kiwanis is fighting MNT. 
The deadline for all submissions is May 15, 2015, so start filming today! Consider how you can incorporate footage or photos of the activities your club has planned for Eliminate Week—May 4-8, 2015. Once your video is complete, post it on YouTube and send the link, along with your name/club’s name, phone number and address to

Have fun sharing the story and making a difference for moms and babies!

LENGTH: Up to two minutes

FILE FORMAT: All video formats (i.e. .mov, .mpeg) are acceptable.

MESSAGE: You’re the writer and producer so it’s up to you. Keep in mind the audience for this short video is Builders Club members. Your message must incorporate The Eliminate Project and should relate to people around the world, not just in your club or community.

GRAPHICS: Each video must contain The Eliminate Project logo as well as the Builders Club logo and/or wordmark. You can include other elements from the graphic standards manual if you think they suit your video. Find Builders Club logos and graphics at

COPYRIGHT: All music and images must be copyright/royalty-free. Either create your own music and images or find copyright-free materials. Check out Creative Commons, Ben Sound and Stock Free Images for ideas. Note: Some of the material from these sites can be used—but you must attribute it to the original creator.

Upload your video to YouTube and send the URL to by May 15, 2015. Don’t forget to include your name/club’s name, phone number and mailing address in the email. Videos submitted for this contest must not be uploaded to other sites before submission or judging. All submissions become the property of Kiwanis International and may be uploaded to social networking sites during Kiwanis International Convention or other events.

The winner will be notified on or before May 29, 2015, and will be required to provide the master file of the video prior to international convention. Kiwanis International reserve the right not to select a winner.