Needs List for South Asian Women Network TV

Help Us Make A Difference

We cannot do it without your support.

Money

To pay for operations, maintenance and staff expenses in addition to shooting equipment requirements (ask for list at info@sawntv.com). 

We are continuously manifesting funds and support to continue this project. The funds will be used to pay for software, site maintenance and for operational expenses. So far the organizer has used her RRSPs to fund this site including the creation, maintenance and writing of the website. If you have contacts, funding sources or ideas, we would welcome them at info@sawntv.com.

People Needed

  • Mentor:  As a mentor, you are a wise, trusted adviser.  Your value is a wealth of real-world experience.  You have been in the trenches that we will be in one day.  You are equipped to help us navigate mine fields.  You bring new resources and a new network to us.  You are available on a consistent basis.  You have valuable experience and expertise that you are willing to use to help us plan successful ventures.  You provide much needed help with our “Outer Game.”
  • Coach: As a valued coach, you are a guide on the side.  You help us make best use of our own resources.  You hold us accountable to our goals and commitments.  You help us implement and carry out agreed-upon strategy.  You make us accountable, and help with our “Inner Game.”
  • Board of directors: We are looking for seasoned professionals who can provide guidance, support, perspective, contacts and resources.
  • Volunteers:  Our valued volunteers assist with different aspects of the site including empowering our women.
  • Editors/writers:  These volunteers edit our blogs, write about different topics, and conduct research

Cause Model

Explore different options of creating funding

  • Funding through documentary
  • Sponsorships
  • Fundraising events
  • Education base promotions by South Asian women
  • Sale of e-books, audio books, DVDs, cads and books
  • Coaching
  • Speaking engagements
  • Partnership collaborations
  • School board, library or women talks

Our vision is to create the following:

  • The place to go for women looking for help with these issues in North America and worldwide.
  • Solution oriented call to action to help for those who see the documentaries, movies and news about issues with women and want to make a difference.
  • Self-help website (with footprints removed) geared to providing solutions, resources and counseling.
  • Bringing together network of women helping women.
  • 1-800 call number anonymous and confidential strictly geared to South Asian women.
  • A TV channel with educational programs streaming online, subscription and in the main media.
  • A training curriculum for teachers to train girls how to deal with such issues and boys to respect women; change starts with children.

Inspire, Empower and Educate through Entertainment

Selection Criteria:
In our programming, we want to stay away from negative media, news, sad movies or music, romance, dramas, men bashing, victim hood, religion, politics, countries, ethnic background and languages. Although, we cannot eliminate these factors completely, our core purpose is to build from the positive.

Program submission guidelines are to support our mission:
Our mission is to inspire, empower and educate to help improve lives of South Asian Women. We are more powerful as consumers, daughters, wives, mothers and educators than we realize. As the saying goes that “you are what you eat” , so by that same token “you become what you focus on, see, and hear.” Our purpose is to bring what is pure, beautiful and amazing about our women. Celebrating women’s inner power, beauty and ability. When we are healthy, happy and empowered, our families including husbands and children would also experience positive changes. Emphasize our strengths, reduce our weaknesses and improve our life management skills through the following:

  • Appearance: beauty, care of brown skin tips and dress for success
  • Build your own power: confidence, support and money making (Saving & Investing)
  • Health: enjoyment, depression, stress management & weight loss
  • Home management skills: organizing, cleaning and healthy cooking
  • Relationship management: spouse, parenting & relatives
  • Online virtual classes (life management skills including language)
  • Dealing with the negatives: addictions, abuse and negative habits

Please submit programming through:

E-mail: info@sawntv.com
We will get back to you within 48 hours

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