Amplify is now a B-Corp.!

Amplify is a B-Corp.! We’ve been making a few changes to our social media accounts lately because we’ve been making a few changes at the office. Amplify is now a registered Benefit Corporation in the state of New Jersey! The non-profit Amplification Project has evolved into Amplify, Inc., in order to increase the number of organizations with which…

Family Leave Insurance in New Jersey

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The Amplification Project is Working To: Call on the state to implement a Family Leave Insurance (FLI) public education campaign, which was originally part of the legislation. The state should collect better data on the program so that other states, and the federal government, would be better informed about the benefits and costs of the…

Board Meeting 1 – June 14 2012

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The Amplification Project Enters the Knight News Challenge

The Knight News Challenge: Data focuses on making data more accessible and useful to the public.

The Amplification Project submitted an entry to the Knight News Challenge: Data on June 21st. The contest, funded by the John S. And James L. Knight Foundation, aims to find  “new ways of collecting, understanding, visualizing and helping the public use the large amounts of information generated each day. “ The Amplification Project has partnered with…

The Amplification Project is Engaging with Non-Profits in the Anti-Poverty Network of New Jersey

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The Amplification Project attended two recent events convened by the Anti-Poverty Network (APN) of New Jersey, where we had several encouraging conversations with non-profit leaders about how we can help them ramp up their digital advocacy efforts. The APN has three key issues they are focused on  -housing, hunger and unemployment – and they are…

The Amplification Project Joins Forces with the NJ Time to Care Coalition

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The New Jersey Time to Care Coalition is a statewide network of labor unions, advocacy groups, political allies, non-profits and research organizations that campaign for paid leave policies to help New Jersey’s workers meet both their obligations to their employers and the needs of their families. As our society copes with the widespread growth of two-income households,…

Amplification Project Celebrates Family Leave Insurance Anniversary

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On May 3, the New Jersey Time to Care Coalition, along with Senate President Sweeney’s office, hosted a birthday party to celebrate the 4 year anniversary of the Family Leave Insurance (FLI) program in New Jersey at the State House in Trenton. The event was both festive and moving, as legislators, workers, and advocates gathered…

Gary Sernovitz | Managing Director, Lime Rock Management

Gary Sernovitz is Managing Director, Investor Relations and Business Development at Lime Rock Management, a global energy-focused private equity firm with $3.9 billion under management. He has responsibilities for the firm’s investor relations, public relations, marketing, and internal firm strategic development efforts. He also works with Lime Rock Partners portfolio companies on strategic branding and…

Adam Rubin | Principal, 2 Revolutions

Adam Rubin has spent 18 years catalyzing change through the launch of social enterprises within existing and start-up entities across the education and community development sectors. He started 2 Revolutions to feed this love, and to reinforce the belief that two critical levers we can pull are the birth and scaling of innovative education and…

T. Woody Richman | Editor/Producer

T. Woody Richman edited “Fahrenheit 9/11” and was associate editor of “Bowling for Columbine.” He edited Sooni Taraporevala’s first feature, “Little Zizou,” and is currently cutting a documentary about the pharmaceutical industry and female orgasms. He has cut several other independent features, including “Destination Unknown,” winner of the Hamptons Film Festival. Woody began his career…