The Congressional Budget Office released budget projections this week re-confirming its previous estimates that Obama’s healthcare overhaul will reduce the federal deficit over the next decade. The law, which will extend healthcare coverage to 92% of Americans, is projected to cost $1.2 trillion over the next decade. The funds to pay for the expansion come from a series of spending cuts and tax increases built into the law, rather… Read more >>>
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This year we started a multi-media internship program with the idea of producing films that relate to our industry. The original idea was to produce films raising awareness for things like long-term care and the Sandwich Generation, Baby Boomers aging into Medicare, etc. This past May, I was introduced to Monica Quimby. Monica is Ms. Wheelchair Maine and she was calling to ask if Blue Goose would become a sponsor to help her go to the Ms… Read more >>>
Yesterday, the Blue Goose Productions crew was up at Pine Tree Camp in Rome, Maine; one of our last days to film Monica as we approach finishing the documentary. The Pine Tree staff was incredibly welcoming. Right when we got there we were given a tour of the camp-- a brand new dining facility, the awesome accessible swimming dock, the cabins that sit right on North Pond (offering an amazing view no matter which one you are in), and finally the… Read more >>>
Yesterday the Blue Goose production crew took off from the office to Ashland, New Hampshire to film Monica and other athletes at the adaptive waterski program hosted by New England Disabled Sports. We met a lot of amazing people with incredible talent. This whole project has been an awesome journey and has opened our eyes to the remarkable things people can do when they ignore obstacles and break down barriers. Creating awareness is one of the… Read more >>>
This summer, our Multi-media Intern Colin Kennedy has been working on a documentary to highlight Monica Quimby, Ms. Wheelchair Maine. Monica asked Blue Goose to help sponsor her trip to the Ms. Wheelchair America Pageant in August. We met her at Panera Bread and instantly had to tell her story. We will be filming through the end of July, but here is a preview to get you excited about the full production. Please share with your friends and… Read more >>>
Did you see Priscilla on the news last night? Here's the interview incase you missed it. If you would like to contact Priscilla, you can find her on Facebook. Soon she will be a Blue Goose Agent and you can ask her all the technical questions you want! Read more >>>