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Running on Sunshine

Pakaraka Permaculture are passionate about growing real food for their community. They believe that the future of food is in small-scale local production – and they want to be a market garden of the future. But in order to get […]

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Dash Rail – Canterbury Commuter Trains

Finding commuting into Christchurch impossible? Having a tricky time travelling around Canterbury? Dash Rail wants to end all of this, with the first community-owned commuter rail operation in the country. And they want you to help them get there. Dash […]

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Double the Quota

In June 2013, the team behind Doing Our Bit launched a campaign to double NZ’s quota of refugees – a number that hasn’t increased in 29 years. While the campaign has gained an amazing amount of support, this September is the […]

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The Ōtakarō Orchard Project

Since the earthquakes shook the city apart, the local food resilience movement in Christchurch has been gathering momentum. In the event of supply chains becoming disrupted, supermarkets carry only three days worth of food – so community gardens become more […]

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Sales is Like Friendship

We love making things simpler here at PledgeMe. We’ve created three simple ways to involve your crowd and bring your ideas to life: Project, Equity & Lend. And we love the power of simple analogies. We want to make it […]

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Bikes Welcome

Are you a shop looking to attract a new crew of customers? Or a cyclist just looking for somewhere safe to store your cycle? Well, businesses and bike-lovers alike should be paying attention to the grand plans of Bikes Welcome. Bikes […]

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Women Who Get Shit Done

It’s hard to fund an event with “shit” in the name. But that’s not about to stop this crew. In June of this year, the first “Women Who Get Shit Done” unconference was held in Wellington. Women of all backgrounds from all over […]

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The Taco Cleanse!

Imagine it: a world without prejudice. A world where coeliacs, vegans, vegetarians and omnivores can all eat together in harmony. A world where the food they’re eating looks after the planet and the people making it, while still tasting really, really, […]

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The 2017 Craft Beer Calendar!

The craft beer calendar crew are back! For the past two years, producers Megan and Jess (our very own current people wrangler!) have been collecting the best of the world of craft beer, and collating it into a calendar to raise […]

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