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PledgeMe and Projects we ♥ in the Media

PledgeMe had a big week in the media, with a spread in the DomPost (and further afield) over the weekend. Here’s the full story: http://www.stuff.co.nz/technology/7600457/Web-based-philanthropy/ The lovely crew at FixTV also interviewed Anna about crowdfunding in New Zealand. Check check […]

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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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