ManifestWorks relies on our supporters to change the lives of those impacted by foster care, homelessness and incarceration. This year, we hope to double the number of participants we serve, and we need your help to provide this opportunity. Please consider making a donation:


Please help us make a difference. As ManifestWorks is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization with a tax ID of 47-5485332, 100 percent of your contribution is tax-deductible, to the extent allowed by law. 


My First Chance Film Credits

Director — Jonathan Augustavo
Executive Producer — Shelly Townsend
Executive Producer — Jeanne Stawiarski
Executive Producer — Matt Factor
Cinematographer — Mego Lin
Producer — Adam Leeman
Production Manager — Art Gonzales
1st AC — Angela Ortner
2nd AC — Joshua Quinonez
1st AD — Joey Findley
Editor — Martin Leroy  
Production Sound — Justin Fraker
Colorist — Bryan Smaller
Music Supervisor — Kristoffer Roggemann
Final Mix — Michael Haziza
Still Photographer — Gunther Campine

For their generous contributions and ongoing support for our mission, ManifestWorks thanks: 

Carbon VFX
Company 3
Quixote Studios
The Whitehouse

Without their skills and their willingness to share them, this project wouldn’t have happened; ManifestWorks is indebted to: 

Cathy Peirce
Quinn Moran
Francesca Capua
Sue Dawson
Rick Lawley
Shelley Altman
Steph Altman
Diallo Marvel
Parde Bridgett
Chip Warren


Finally, ManifestWorks thanks the participants in this project, who have shared themselves and their talents to help those that follow in their path:

Arturo Gonzales
Michael Thompson
Jhonny Roldan
Raul Barreto
Joseph Findley
Thalia Bernal
Darnell Twinn
Gloria Basulto
Joshua Quinonez

Music credits: 

“Campfire" from Captain Fantastic
Composed by Alex Somers
Courtesy of ShivHans Pictures

Written and performed by Michael Haziza (BMI)
Courtesy of Mophonics Inc.

Performed by Jon Hopkins
Written by Jon Hopkins (PRS) & Kenny Anderson (PRS)
Published by Domino Publishing Company USA (ASCAP)
& Domino Publishing Company of America Inc. (BMI)
Courtesy of Domino Recording Company Inc.