Barista's Big Break

It has been my dream for as long as I can remember to be able to kick butt in heels... in a movie that is!

I love to act. I love to bring joy to others. If I could bring joy to people through my acting, I'd be the happiest girl ever. If you know me, you would know that nothing brings me more joy than to inspire someone's day. As a barista, my goal is to inspire every customer that I encounter each day. I am a barista so that I can pursue my dreams of acting. And to be able to inspire people through my acting would be a dream come true.

I am currently involved with a non-profit ministry called AMTC (Actors, Models & Talent for Christ). 
AMTC is dedicated to making "good" bolder in film, fashion, music and theater. They prepare and launch performers into arts and entertainment: the most influential mission field in the world today – where good role models are desperately needed. Through AMTC, I have the opportunity to perform in Orlando, Florida at the SHINE Conference for 50-100 leading agents, managers, casting directors and music professionals—from both mainstream and Christian media.

Here's where I need your support. As it is a non-profit organization, I have to raise my own support for the tuition, travel, hotel and meals. As below:

-Tuition - $4995
-4 trips to New York for training and coaching, headshots, rehearsals (Travel, hotel and meals)
-Roundtrip flight to the 6 day Shine Conference in Orlando
-Hotel and meals for 6 days in Orlando

I know... 10,000 is a big, scary number to me too. But with every dollar that is donated, it's a dollar closer to my dream come true - for God to shine his glory through my acting.
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Elaine Lai 
Toronto, ON
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