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Help us take 'Jess' to Cannes Film Festival

by Lisa Fothergill

In February 2013 we started production on a self-funded short New Zealand Western called ‘Jess’.The cast and crew worked really hard on this production, which was filmed on location in Hawke’s Bay.

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Blade NZ: A Travel Documentary

by Matt

A comedic travel documentary: Backpacking through New Zealand, 8 wheels at a time.

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by Tom Pettit

shyft Wellington - changing the way you move.

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Cooper's Run "Made In Georgia" EP

by Cooper's Run

Cooper's Run are set to travel to Atlanta Georgia to record a 6 track EP, play in Honky Tonk joints & write with some of the best songwriters in the business.

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The travelling translator of science

by Veronica

The travelling translator of science needs funds to take flight to Brazil! The masters is done, and the conference fee is paid. I just have to get there.

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Aro Solar

by Miranda, Oliver, Louise

Reclaim your power! Help us transition our community buildings to solar power. First up: Aro Valley, Wellington.

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Josh Tunnicliffe Park Bench

by Blair Marsh

Josh was a well loved and respected guy of Dunedin! ! Please read and make a pledge

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Elijah Andrews road to the US Youth National Championships in Orange County, Orlando, Florida

by Fallon Edwin

Work Hard Play Hard! Help us get Elijah to the Us Youth Basketball Nationals in Florida :)

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Help The UC Student Volunteer Army be part of The Aspiring Leaders Forum 2014

by Lucy McLeod

Help Lucy and Ruby, members of the Student Volunteer Army executive to attend The Aspiring Leaders Forum in Wellington 2014!

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Ms Lyricist Gears Up!

by Jenna Palmer

Help Ms Lyricist gear up for the ride of her dreams ! A 23 year young, mother, student and lyricist from Bay of Plenty, Tauranga, studying a Diploma of Music and Production, building opportunities around herself to kick start her career.

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Pet-ography - Donated Pet Paw-traits for All

by Tara Sutherland

Twice a year I donate Pet Photography Sessions. Will you help me travel a little further to provide more families with lasting memories of their four legged members?

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by Bridie

Music goes beyond words. My vision is to create an app that connects young men to music to change moods, change minds.

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Recent News

Top 7 Quirky Ways to Market Your Crowdfunding Project

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:53:30 by Lewis

We love it when our creators get creative, and quirky. Here’s just a few (there are many more) examples of quirky rewards on some of our projects. 1. Panda Onesies To celebrate raising $7000 for their film Hold Your Breath, … Continue reading

“It’s not Dumb Money, it’s Love Money”

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:16:42 by anna

It’s amazing how fast the last month has flown by! We thought it might be time for a quick update on all things equity crowdfunding, so here goes: Licensing update The Financial Market Conduct Act came into effect 1 April, … Continue reading

Crowdfunding a Choir Tour

Mon, 31 Mar 2014 21:56:38 by Amy Bowie

In July of last year (2013), Christchurch Youth Choir sang their way south, performing their way from Timaru to Dunedin. In 40 days they raised nearly $2000 towards transport and accommodation costs via PledgeMe, to help them on their way. … Continue reading

This is not an April Fool’s joke – Crowdfunding moves into equity!

Thu, 20 Mar 2014 09:03:44 by anna

What are you doing on April 1st? At PledgeMe, we’ll be putting any April Fools jokes on hold while we celebrate. Even though it’s a day normally synonymous with silliness, a decidedly unfoolish regulation to legalise crowdfunding investments will be … Continue reading

Start Up weekend – harder than a start up?

Tue, 18 Mar 2014 13:59:41 by anna

We always know when it’s Start Up Weekend. Our phones start ringing Saturday morning with participants asking how quickly we can approve their projects, and then they stalk us through social media and email to get advice and quotes for … Continue reading

How to PledgeMe

Thu, 13 Feb 2014 12:40:40 by anna

Obviously, we often get asked for tips on how to crowdfund well – so, we dusted off our old guide recently and created this extended version guide (thanks Lewis!). Here’s our advice on the three P’s: Planning, Pitching, and Promoting. … Continue reading

Top 7 Educators Who Crowdfunded Their Way To Success

Fri, 07 Feb 2014 16:12:32 by Lewis

With school starting up again, we thought now was the perfect time to showcase how some educators are getting involved in crowdfunding. Here’s just a few (there are many more) examples of the projects that made a difference in education. … Continue reading

What does home mean to you?

Wed, 05 Feb 2014 18:22:27 by anna

That was the question that the Loading Docs team asked film makers late last year, and the resulting 67 short doco proposals they received were so varied they almost couldn’t be compared – everyone had a different way of showing … Continue reading

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