particular: Chicken Soup for the Soul Television GroupA division of Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment has greenlit a pilot for an original reality series Mutual Aid Brigade, Experimental production begins in April, co-hosted and executive produced by Emmy winner Debra Messing and author, speaker, and activist Shelly Tygilsky.
per manufacturer, Mutual Aid Brigade Allows viewers to not only participate in charitable activities in each episode but also see the results of their efforts and contributions. Mutual Aid Brigade The charitable organization founded by Tygielski stemmed from the work of Pandemic of Love. Described as mutual aid in action, volunteer-led communities connect people who want to be part of the solution. To date, POL has directly transacted over $100 million, according to the producers.
Mutual Aid Brigade Chicken Soup for the Soul is executive produced by Tygielski and Gillian Hormel with Michael Winter for Soul Studios, Laura Denny and Mustafa Bhagat for production company Flickr Filmworks, Mark Shulman and Molly Madden from 3 Arts Entertainment, Sandy Grushow from Phase 2 Media as well as Debra Messing and showrunner Dorothy Toran.
“The pandemic of love has proven that even a little bit from many people can create a huge impact,” Tygielski said. “I’m excited that our show will be able to bring the mutual aid model into the collective consciousness of our society. There are so many families struggling in this country, and my hope is that Mutual Aid Brigade Will be able to remind people that one act of kindness, no matter how small, can make ripples and change lives. Ultimately, this is a show that will inspire viewers to roll up their sleeves and take action within their communities.
“I’m so excited to be working with this amazing team on this transformative series,” said Messing. “Our goal is to make real, lasting change in the lives of those who are hurting and in need. At the same time, to demonstrate to our viewers how a group of local community members/strangers, with a unified goal, can change lives.” If they simply appear to each other.
“We are so honored that Shelly, Gillian and Debra have come to us to help tell their stories. Each episode will embody the ethos and power of storytelling that has made Chicken Soup for the Soul such a success around the world.” beloved brand,” said Michael Winter, SVP of Production for Chicken Soup for the Soul Studios.