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Big Shoes is not just a story of death and loss, it is about prevailing and finding true happiness, not in spite of what happens to us but because of what happens to us.

All profits from the sale of Big Shoes benefit The DON'T WAIT Project®.

Thank You notes from students throughout the country and Australia.


WAHKIAKUM SCHOOL DISTRICT

CATHLAMET, WA

SARATOGA SPRINGS LIBRARY

SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY
2015/2017

Students preparing for soccer field scene at Vale Elementary School.

​Cashmere, WA


Lisa Bradshaw rehearsing lines with j.k. livin' Foundation and 
Animo Charter High School student. 
​Inglewood, CA


Mike Feurstein setting up a shot with Cashmere Middle School student. 
Cashmere, WA


ANIMO INGLEWOOD CHARTER HIGH SCHOOL

J.K. LIVIN FOUNDATION - INGLEWOOD, CA


View videos from various classrooms throughout the country by clicking on the links below. For information about bringing DON'T WAIT® to UnMake a Bully to your school, please CONTACT US.

QUINCY SCHOOL DISTRICT

QUINCY, WA

​​​CASHMERE SCHOOL DISTRICT

CASHMERE, WA
2012-13 2013-14 2014-15 2015-16 2016-17


WENATchee school district

WENATCHEE, WA

south glens falls central SCHOOL district

WILTON, NY
​2012-13 2013-14 2014-2015 2015-16  2016-2017

KeENE central School district

KEENE VALLEY, NY

DON'T WAIT® 






WATCHThe Show

to UnMake a Bully

ENTIAT SCHOOL DISTRICT

ENTIAT, WA
2015-16 2016-17


Mike Feurstein
Creator, UnMake a Bully 
​Director, DON'T WAIT® to UnMake a Bully


UNMAKE A BULLY FOUNDER


Westside High School students improvising
in the rain.
​ Wenatchee, WA


SARATOGA SPRINGS CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT

SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY
2013-14 ​2014-15 
2015-16 2016-17

SCHENECTADY CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT

SCHENECTADY, NY

MIKE FEURSTEIN (A.K.A. MR. MIKE) is the creator and founder of How to UnMake a Bully and a partner in the DON'T WAIT®​ to UnMake a Bully program. Feurstein brings media into classrooms for project-based enrichment and runs summer video camps for middle schoolers. His students' work has been screened throughout the world, including the National Film Festival for Talented Youth. Feurstein's educational series "How to UnMake a Bully" earned Telly and Sage College Champion of Character Awards and endorsements from the Kids' Coalition for Quality Children's Media, The Anti-Defamation League, CBS-6 and many more. The How to UnMake a Bully program is being used by international organizations as one of the "best tools available" for anti-bullying instruction. An award-winning filmmaker, Feurstein is dedicated to giving students a voice in the stand against bullying through film and anti-bullying education.

In its fourth year, the DON'T WAIT® to UnMake a Bully program is impacting students, teachers, administrators and communities throughout the country. From New York to Washington state, we're helping in the stand against bullying through positive media.

GREATER AMSTERDAM SCHOOL DISTRICT

AMSTERDAM, NY
2014-15 2015-16 2016-17