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Joy and Joe Kubit's Fundraiser:

DearTomorrow 2017 Fund

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owner profile imageSupport for Climate Action
November 15, 2016

We are supporting DearTomorrow, an innovative approach to taking action on Climate Change, by becoming fundraisers this year for this non-profit.  See more

BENEFITING: United Charitable

ORGANIZER: Trisha Shrum

Joy and Joe Kubit

THE STORY:

Trisha Shrum Jill Kubit wrote -

DearTomorrow is working to change the conversation on climate change. We are building a community where people share letters, photos and videos to their children, family or future self about their promise to take action on climate change. All messages are shared on social media in order to open up a conversation about why we need act on climate change. We are archiving these messages for intended recipients in the year 2050, thus preserving a diverse chorus of voices during this historic moment in the fight for a safe climate.

We are a start-up project that has recently been featured in Vox.com, AJ+, TEDNYC, Climate Central and Takepart.com. We were also recently honored with the top honor (of 93 proposals) for shifting climate culture in the 2016 MIT Climate CoLab contest.

Our goal for 2017 is to raise a minimum of $200,000 from crowdfunding, individual donors and foundations. Our crowdfunding goal is $50,000.  Funds raised for 2017 will allow us to hire a Director and Program Manager to build and scale our project.

Our goal over the next 5 years is to generate and share 10,000 messages and reach 20 million people with personal, hopeful, inspirational messages about climate action.

Donation Levels:

Grassroots ($25+): Social media shoutout!
Supporter ($100): You will be listed as a Supporter as we launch our updated website during fundraising campaign.
Sponsor ($200): Recognition as Sponsor for 2017. Plus DearTomorrow tote bag or kids "a promise for my future" t-shirt for all levels 250+.
Benefactor ($1000): Recognition as Benefactor on website for 2017.
Founding Investor ($5000): Recognition as Founding Investor on website and the long-term archive, special updates about the project.
Founding Angel Investor ($10,000): Recognition as Founding Angel Investor on website and the long-term archive, special updates about the project.

For all donations, especially larger donations, there is an option to donate by check or wire transfer to avoid the additional fees. For more information, please contact jill@deartomorrow.org.

This is consciously not a fundraiser filled with giveaways. We want to be able to use your money as wisely as possible to bring in more participants and reach more people with our message.  Also, our project is about reducing environmental and climate impact, so we want to keep extra stuff out of landfills. You won't get a bunch of stuff for donating, but we will thank you a lot and send you good karma!

If you want to proudly display a deartomorrow sticker on your laptop or notebook to help spread the word, email jill@deartomorrow.org and she will send one to any donor at any level.

DONATE

To This Fundraiser

$1,600

MONEY RAISED
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  • Rosemary & John Silverberg

    $25

  • Vergie Hughes & Doug Thom

    $25

  • Elvera Shappirio

    $250

  • Anonymous

    $50

  • Sweta & Mike Wexler

    $100

  • Jyl and Volker

    $50

  • The Knights

    $50

  • Mike and Connie Gardner

    $25

  • Phyllis Piotrow

    $25

  • Sue and Nick Buehler

    $50

  • Melody Gabriel

    $100

  • Bob & Paula Minaert

    $25

  • Reid Ashe

    $100

  • Daphne

    $25

  • Don & Gayle Hromy

    $25

  • Greg Bernhardt

    $75

  • Jean Rogers

    $50

  • Carol & Paul Cook

    $50

  • Trnka Family

    $200

  • Vikram Kirloskar

    $100

  • Leslie Wharton

    $25

  • Patricia and Robert Fulton

    $25

  • Willard Reynolds

    $50

  • Linda and Francis Miko

    $50

  • Rob Pepper

    $25

  • Lizzie McEnany

     

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107% Raised of$1,500 Goal

Fundraise for this Campaign

The Team: $36,177 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

JOIN THE TEAM
Fundraiser Title

Trisha Shrum Jill Kubit

Amount Raised

$24,922

 

50% Raised of$50,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

HKS Mid-Careers Class of 2015

Amount Raised

$5,030

 

72% Raised of$7,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

FES Alumni

Amount Raised

$3,650

 

52% Raised of$7,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Joy and Joe Kubit

Amount Raised

$1,600

 

107% Raised of$1,500 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Grinia Bradwell

Amount Raised

$950

 

48% Raised of$2,000 Goal

Donor Comments

Lizzie McEnany

Lizzie McEnany

To shine a bright light on a determined, wonderful woman who cares deeply about our enviroment 3 years ago

Rob Pepper

Rob Pepper

DONATION: $25

3 years ago

Linda and Francis Miko

Linda and Francis Miko

DONATION: $50

Best wishes 3 years ago

Willard Reynolds

Willard Reynolds

DONATION: $50

3 years ago

Patricia and Robert Fulton

Patricia and Robert Fulton

DONATION: $25

3 years ago

Leslie Wharton

Leslie Wharton

DONATION: $25

Elders Climate Action is with you all the way! 3 years ago

Vikram Kirloskar

Vikram Kirloskar

DONATION: $100

3 years ago

Trnka Family

Trnka Family

DONATION: $200

3 years ago

Carol & Paul Cook

Carol & Paul Cook

DONATION: $50

3 years ago

Jean Rogers

Jean Rogers

DONATION: $50

3 years ago