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Transference – keep on fundin’

Brandon, Ponyboy to his friends, wanted some help to publish his novel, Transference. And, he got it! He raised over $5,000 through 74 of his friends, family and fans, and now he’s going to get his novel out to the […]

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Project Pink Ribbon Calendar = success!

The Pink Ribbon Calendar Girls project really touched the hearts of a lot of people. 114 pledgers gave over $10,000 to help get this project off the ground, and it became a bit of twitter phenomenon (especially in the final […]

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Projects we ♥ in the Media

Things have been a bit non stop in the PledgeMe office with a wave of project successes – and our projects have been getting more media attention than you can shake a stick at! Here’s a bit of a round […]

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Funding My Special Friend

Teresa Murphy wrote her debut children’s book My Special Friend while undergoing treatment for cancer 3 years ago. The result is My Special Friend: a 28 page rhyming picture book, suitable for children aged <5-9+yrs; it has themes of unconditional […]

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Get Munted to Christchurch

I saw Munted at Bats earlier in the year, and it really struck me as a powerful piece of theatre. The actresses spent the full 60min reenacting interviews that they had done with people affected by the Christchurch earthquakes. Not […]

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Gone Curling – already a winner!

Gone Curling, a documentary about the traditional art of outdoor curling in New Zealand and climate change, won the best New Zealand short documentary at NZ Doc Edge Festival! When I heard that, I decided it was about time to […]

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Project: Will Frost’s CD – Shelter

Will sounds like an all round awesome guy. He teaches two childrens’ choirs (Mr Frost!), entertains friends’ kids at birthday parties (10 nine year olds this weekend – for three hours…), and all he wants to do is record his first […]

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Projects in the Media

Well, you know some pretty cool things are afoot when the projects you’re working with start getting talked about in the media left, right and centre. Here are a few of the highlights from the past week: Tama Waipara, the […]

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