Secret Millionaire Update

I received a wonderful email from a woman in South Africa who runs a preschool near Johannesburg.  She had seen our Mr. Jay episode and felt very inspired to continue her work.  South Africa! It is indeed a small world.

Secret Millionaire Epilogue

Dear Stepping Stone Supporters: I wanted to give you a quick follow-up to the Secret Millionaire-A Stepping Stone segment (filmed fall 2011, aired this fall).  Our Secret Millionaire, Mr. Jay, promised one of our Stepping Stone moms that when she received her GED, he would have scholarship money waiting for her.  Unfortunately, she left our…
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Secret Millionaire Update

We very much hope you all were able to catch Sunday’s Secret Millionaire episode (8/11/13). Mr. Jay, of course, made good on his word and donated $50,000 to A Stepping Stone Foundation a few short weeks after taping the episode was complete. Many of the extra wonderful things that Mr. Jay did for/with us included an SUV…
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Secret Millionaire, we are so grateful!

August 8, 2013 Local non-profit gets in on the “Secret” A Stepping Stone Foundation featured on Aug. 11 episode of ABC’s Secret Millionaire PHOENIX, ARIZ. – When A Stepping Stone Foundation Executive Director Cynthia Gattorna received a mysterious e-mail from a ‘documentary producer’ interested in her Phoenix grassroots non-profit, she admits that she almost instinctively hit…
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Secret Millionaire: The Day After

We very much hope you all were able to catch Sunday’s Secret Millionaire episode (8/11/13).  Mr. Jay, of course, made good on his word and donated $50,000 to A Stepping Stone Foundation a few short weeks after taping the episode was complete.  Many of the extra wonderful things that Mr. Jay did for/with us included an SUV…
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Documentary V

For those of you following our documentary progress, we had a call from the producer saying that our show is scheduled to air August 11 on ABC.  More information will follow on our blog as we get permission to publicize.

Documentary IV

Update to our documentary process. As of today, this project is on hold. We will let our wonderful supporters know more as we at A Stepping Stone know more. Thank you for your patience.   ED Cindy

Documentary: Part III

It is difficult for me to believe that almost a year ago A Stepping Stone Foundation was contacted by a field producer named Adam Raia, to see if we might be compatible for a Documentary he was working on.  Many of you know by now that was the Secret Millionaire project and that we were…
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Documentary: Part II

Slowly the cat is being let out of the bag! As it turns out, our “Documentary” is really part of an episode of Secret Millionaire.   When the crew showed up for the first day of filming (the same week we were putting together our marketing video thanks to Tammy Schultz and the good people at…
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Documentary: Part I

Last October, I received an email.  It was very simple and direct with almost no details and went something like, “We are looking for grass-roots non profits in Phoenix to highlight for a documentary we are putting together.  Please contact me at your earliest convenience.” “Ugh, Spam“, was my first thought. With my pinkie poised over…
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