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A Man Runs Into A Woman competition

A Man Runs Into A Woman was the first book crowdfunded through PledgeMe, and we’re pretty proud of it. Not only was it the first publishing project, but it also held the title for the quickest funded project – reaching […]

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Big Sing was Sung

Liz Kirkman came to PledgeMe to help fund her vocal training in the UK and Italy – and she managed to meet her goal with the help of 68 lovely pledgers. She’s just gotten back from her trip, so we […]

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Fiona’s Tips for Newbies

I was pretty astounded by the in depth and thoughtful response I got from Fiona and the Penny Black crew to my normal “do you have any tips for newbies” question. So good in fact, I thought I should devote an […]

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Fuyuko’s Fables are a’mixing

Fuyuko’s Fables funded their album a few weeks back. We asked Jeremy about their experience, and this is what he came back with: What did you like about pledgeme? Everyone was very helpful with setting up the project and tips. […]

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Need to Know Music Video released

K-Lab received NZ on Air funding to produce his music video – but he still needed $2,000 to make it happen. So, he went to his crowd of supporters with some pretty awesome rewards and got crowfunding. Our favourite reward […]

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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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Ralphi – the design underbunny

Lauren, aka Ralphi, recently won an AUT short graphic prize for her ‘Bunny’ comic strip, and wanted to learn a bit more. She found a comic workshop to attend, and decided to try to crowdfund the cost. She managed to […]

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Motions and Memories make it

Motions and Memories provided this hauntingly beautiful video on their PledgeMe project page, and some really quirky rewards (for $10 they’d draw your favourite animal and mail/scan it through to you!). As soon as I heard Shannelee’s voice, I thought […]

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