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Videos

When schools closed in 2020, quality video production became an important way for us to be able to share our message and keep children engaged in a virtual environment. We are proud of the video “library” we have built so we share those films here, along with some older videos highlighting our programs and history. Enjoy!

2021

Wheels of Friendship® Interactive
When schools closed in 2020, we found a way to let kids continue to create art together.

 

Wheels of Friendship – Meaning and Message
More beautiful than the art itself, is the meaning and message behind it.

2020

Miss Kim’s Inclusion Assembly Intro
A brief introduction from Mikayla’s Voice Founder.

Mikayla’s Voice Co-presenters
Featuring seven of our amazing co-presenters from across Pennsylvania.

Feeding Tube
Short, simple explanation of a feeding tube.

Switch and Communication Device
Short, simple explanation of Mikayla and Brady’s communication devices.

Mikayla’s Life (Elementary)
Mikayla’s two best friends and her younger sister tell the story of her life.

Mikayla’s Life (MS/HS)
As aired on The Peak TV, this is re-edited for an older audience.

One Yellow Spot
Grammy-nominated children’s musician, Brady Rymer, plays the song he wrote for Mikayla’s Voice.

Mikayla’s Bookshelf Website Tutorial
Brief tutorial to show how to easily navigate our enrichment website.

2019

Differences Don’t Divide
Created by staff and students at School Street Elementary (Bradford, PA) about their Wheels of Friendship® project.

Inclusion
Featuring kindergarten students at Thomas Jefferson Elementary School (Bethlehem, PA) who drew pictures like they saw in the book, Our Friend Mikayla.

2017

Mikayla’s Voice (The Peak)
A wonderful feature story about our organization, message, mission, and programs by our friends at ASR Media.

FOCUS (PBS39) Mikayla’s Voice
Mid-Atlantic Emmy® Award Nomination
Highlighting our Wheels of Friendship® project at William Penn Elementary (Bethlehem, PA) and community art exhibit at Lehigh Valley Health Network (Allentown, PA).

2016

Our Friend Mikayla (The Peak)
Volunteer spotlight on Logan Houptley, Mikayla’s friend and one of the author/illustrators of her book.

2015

Wheels of Friendship®
Featuring middle school students from Daniel Boone (Douglassville, PA) and their amazing Wheels of Friendship® art and experience.

2014

Tri for Inclusion®
Mid-Atlantic Emmy® Award Winner
This film featuring our inclusive youth triathlon truly shows “how the world should be everyday.”

Mikayla’s Voice
One of our very first videos takes us back to Mikayla’s own experience in her local high school.

2013

Here’s perhaps the oldest from the archives with a young Lauren (Mikayla’s sister) narrating.


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