October 2014 Worldwide Newsletter

“I killed a man.” – One year later…

because I said I would.

One year after “I killed a man.” A new video message.

Last year, because I said I would recorded and released a confession video from a drunk driver that went viral around the world. After one year of incarceration, Matthew Cordle has recorded a new video message from prison. Click the link below to hear what he has to say…

New video: “I killed a man.” -One year later

The Message: October 2014

2.1 Million promise cards


This message contains a mix of promise stories, updates and announcements from the social movement. We have distributed over 2 million promise cards since my father’s funeral two years ago. We have much to share.

                                                                                                          –Alex Sheen, Founder

Living through the unthinkable: Colonel Parker Schenecker

Living through a nightmare: Watch the video.

Colonel Parker Schenecker has lived through a nightmare. This soldier’s story is not what you are expecting it to be. The story does not end how it starts. Click the link below to watch his speech. Filmed at because I said I would’s inaugural event.
Watch a video of our first event!
The Inaugural Event
Watch the event recap and thank you video from our event on Sept. 6th, 2014.
See this little 6 year old girl's promise
She’s only 6 years old.

This promise was made in a home for neglected, abused and abandoned children.  Read her promise card.

We are hiring!
We are hiring.

We have 2 full-time positions open in Cleveland, OH: Executive Assistant to the Founder and Fulfillment & Product Manager.

Learn more here.

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