A BRIGHTER WORLD INC

Carson City, NV   |  www.abrighterworldinc.org
This organization has not appeared on the IRS Business Master File in a number of months. It may have merged with another organization or ceased operations.
This organization's exempt status was automatically revoked by the IRS for failure to file a Form 990, 990-EZ, 990-N, or 990-PF for 3 consecutive years. Further investigation and due diligence are warranted.

Mission

A Brighter World, Inc. is a non-profit organization developing and producing movies that celebrate inspiring individuals who have lived their lives with extreme moral courage, extraordinary values and who are considered spiritual heroes. Current film project: In God We Trust

Ruling year info

2009

Chair and CEO

Nancy Hopfer

Executive Director

Dr. Debb Oliver

Main address

1894 E. William Street STE 4 Box 279

Carson City, NV 89701 USA

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Formerly known as

For Thine is The Glory

EIN

26-3478903

NTEE code info

Arts Service Activities/Organizations (A90)

Philanthropy / Charity / Voluntarism Promotion (General) (T50)

Religious Film & Video (X81)

IRS filing requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

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Programs and results

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Our programs

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Goals & Strategy

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Charting impact

Four powerful questions that require reflection about what really matters - results.

Maintain a corporate image that is recognizable to the general public for the organization A Brighter World, Inc.

Create a brand that will appeal to the general population

Action Steps:


Develop a marketing campaign for the movie “The Healer"
Hire a marketing consultant
Calendar a marketing plan
Included is the monitoring and participation in the social media market.

Oversee the development of the script and all aspects of pre production - post production

Establish a relationship with a film producer to work closely with the Executive director to provide a steady and sufficient source of potential financial resources to support the mission of A Brighter World, Inc. - and produce our first film.

Action Steps:
Hire Producer
Establish plan and materials to guide funders to support the film production.
Develop a communication plan including annual reports
Hire a Director
Create marketing plan to promote the film's production and funding for it

A Brighter World, Inc. has retained a producer that has extensive exerience in all aspects of createive, film production, acquisitions, deal making, distribution and sales.
She will lead the activity of the film's production, distribution and sales.

An award winning director and screenwriter has joined the team. She was the first African-American woman to direct a studio feature, "I Like It Like That" for which she won the award for Best New Director from the New York film Critics Circle Awards. She is lauded as a top talent having received numerous awards from film and screenwriting organizations.
She joins a seasoned screenwriter that brings the gift of storytelling to our film.

Putting this team together, shows the capabilities of the organization to make this happen.

Progress on the film will be self evident.
To date - the organization has put together a pre production team that is well under way to having an incredible script.

Funding is the next piece to accomplish. ABW has established a crowd source funding campaign utilizing Razoo.com.
A funding strategy will be developed by the producer - which will include creative funding opportunities.

Financials

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A BRIGHTER WORLD INC

Board of directors
as of 9/17/2019
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Board chair

Nancy Hopfer

A Brighter World, Inc.

Term: Jan 2016 - Jan 2020

Nancy Hopfer Vice President

State Farm Agent (Retired)

David Scott At Large

NASA

Bradford Rockabrand CFO

Allan Vivian Member at Large

Toluna Corp.

Board leadership practices

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  • Board orientation and education
    Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations? Yes
  • CEO oversight
    Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year ? No
  • Ethics and transparency
    Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year? Yes
  • Board composition
    Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership? Yes
  • Board performance
    Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years? Yes