The Lyme Trials A Project of Creative Visions Fiscal Sponsorship

Budget Breakdown

In 2017, we aim to travel around the world to document and expose the reality of this growing epidemic. To do this, we need your help!

Here is a breakdown of where the funds will go:

  • Full-time Directors and Producers // 2 years: 34%
  • Social Impact Campaign // 12 months: 20%
  • Editing + Color Correction + Sound Design: 8%
  • Domestic + International Travel + Lodging: 7%
  • Supporting Crew: 6%
  • Legal + Accounting + Insurance: 4%
  • Filmmaking Equipment: 3%
  • Graphics + Archival Footage: 3%
  • Interview Transcription + Office Expenses: 2%
  • Music Supervisor + Licensing: 2%
  • Film Festival Submissions: 1%
  • Fiscal Sponsorship Fees + Contingency Funds: 10%

Our full line-item budget is available upon request.

Our Story

The Lyme Trials is a feature length documentary film about the nation's fastest growing vector borne disease. Taking a deeply journalistic approach, The Lyme Trials will focus on the emerging science, while following patients, scientists, and doctors as they push for innovation toward solutions.

Reach Out

For additional information, please email us: contact@thelymetrials.com



$49,020 Raised
65% towards $75,000 Goal

Supported by 193 Donations:

  • Susan E.
    I Gave $100
  • catherine t.
    I Gave $10
    I have lyme, chronic fatigue and fibromyalgia and get no help whatsoever from "modern medicine" other than addictive pain pills. We need a cure!
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    I Gave $250
  • Paul R.
    I Gave $250
  • Michael A.
    I Gave $250
    We pray for a cure
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    Anonymous
    Thanks for being a voice and an agent of change.
  • Denise R.
    I Gave $1,000
    Sending you all my support and love! Denise
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    Anonymous
    Keep fighting the fight. x
  • Phyllis B.
    Scott and Phyllis Bedford
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  • Carey S.
    I Gave $50
    Thank you for helping us.
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    Thank you for this!
  • Claudio D.
    I Gave $25
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  • Giselle M.
    I Gave $150
  • maureen g.
    I Gave $50
    This is such a timely film, great work and good luck
  • Roanne W.
    I Gave $25
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  • Dawn   M.
    I Gave $50
    May the path ahead unveil the evidence needed to define and conquer Lyme.
  • Anonymous
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    I Gave $10,000
  • Todd H.
    I Gave $500
    A much-needed project!
  • Jordan H.
    I Gave $10
    Daria – I'll support anything you do FOREVER. Lyme's affects so many people. This is an important project.
  • Cathryn H.
    I Gave $100
  • Terry M.
    Wonderful project! Thank you!
  • Katie S.
    I Gave $25
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  • John-Michael P.
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