Help Us Turn Up The Youth Vote #RockEnrol

By Laura O'Connell Rapira

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Help Us Turn Up The Youth Vote #Rock Enrol

Project 2014-05-28 13:53:45 +1200

#RockEnrol is a non-partisan campaign that uses popular culture, technology, music & events to build & activate political power for young people in Aotearoa NZ. 

The goals of #RockEnrol are simple:

  1. Get people enrolled (hype)
  2. Get people informed (content)
  3. Get people out to vote (action)

Building a movement

We are running a 60-day series of events & parties all around the country where the only way to get a ticket is you have to enrol & pledge to vote (for any political party) in the 2014 General Election. People can organise their own #RockEnrol Party at home or in their community, or you can attend a party that we organise at a club or a venue. Hosts will be able to download a Host Pack and the best hosts go in the draw to win cool prizes (like festival tickets, music vouchers & gym memberships).

What do we need money for?

Parties & events need money to run. You can help us keep these events free by pledging today. Our goal is to raise $10k in 3 weeks (but we set the target at $5k, so we can at least get that). The money will be used to help pay the creative people behind the #RockEnrol parties all around the country (because too many artists & creative people work for free & they shouldn't have to).

Who is playing?

Isaac Aesili, Third3ye, Chronophonium, Tyra Hammond, The Side Steps Quintet, Olie Bassweight, New Hang UPS, Church of Bass, Baker's Eddy, Trust Punk & more.

Who are we?

RockEnrol is fuelled by Our Place Events (among others). Our Place Events connects the crowd to the cause using the cultural mediums that people already know & love. 

Can’t pledge money but want to play, promote, perform or offer a prize to #RockEnrol?

Email [email protected] for more information!

Will you help us to inspire & activate the voice of a generation this year (& beyond)?

Some of the #RockEnrol Crew with Rock The Vote USA President Heather Smith

-

CONTACT US: [email protected] / www.rockenrol.me / @Rock_Enrol / facebook.com/RockEnrolNZ

Comments

Updates 7

Tiki Taane confirmed for Saturday August 9th!!

20/06/2014 at 3:35 PM

We are very pleased to announce that we have just confirmed Tiki Taane for our RockEnrol party on August 9th! So if you've purchased VIP tickets through this campaign, you can expect to see a beautiful acoustic set from the man bought you  the beauty that is 'Always On My Mind' which has received more than 1 million views on YouTube!

More artists & info to come! We are 73% of the way there with 48 hours to go. Thanks again for your support and we look forward to seeing you all at a RockEnrol party soon!

Laurax

Can you help us get RockEnrol over the line?

17/06/2014 at 2:03 PM

Kia ora RockEnrol'ers,

I write this message as a small group of us sit in an office on K Rd in St Kevins Arcade, Auckland sending hundreds of emails, tweets and FB messages out to as many people as we can think of asking them to support this crowdfunding campaign. We are in the final countdown with just over $2400 to go. We are excited, we are nervous but most of all we are ready to start making awesome stuff happen - thanks to your support.

This Friday 20th June at 10am we are asking our loyal supporters, family & friends to commit to taking part in a profile picture hi-jack. This is where we all change our profile pictures (twitter, fb) to the image below. If we do this at the same time, or on the same day and link our followers to this crowdfunding campaign by entering the URL: pledgeme.co.nz/projects/2168 as the comment we hope we can create some hype, interest and get #RockEnrol on the trending list for the day & get us over the line for this campaign.

Can we count on your support? Simply copy & paste the image below & change it to your profile picture this Friday :)

THANK YOU SO MUCH!

The RockEnrol crew (Kanna, Meliesha, Laurann & Laura) 

 

We have a new video!

14/06/2014 at 4:03 PM

Kia ora RockEnrol'ers!

We have 8 days to go and we're almost halfway there! Please share this short video with your friends & family & enourage them to pledge too :) We've also launched a new campaign on our Facebook called #100ReasonsToVote. We're crowdsoursing reasons and we need yours! Email [email protected] & help shape the voice that is #RockEnrol


 

We made a video!

11/06/2014 at 2:47 PM

Last Saturday we put a call out on FB & Twitter for a crowd to star in our crowdfunding video. Here you can see a sneak peek from behind the scenes. Watch this space for a full video coming soon!

Doors of Power: The Crowdsourced Voice Of RockEnrol

We're famous (and almost at 20%)!

05/06/2014 at 12:52 PM

Kia ora RockEnrol'ers, 

Just a quick update to let you know that we made it into a Feature for The Wireless (the youth voice for Radio NZ)!

You can check the piece out here: http://thewireless.co.nz/themes/influence/mass-appeal-making-voting-matter. Some great stuff around youth voter turn out in a Kiwi context.

Please share the article with your friends & family and let's get this crowdfunding campaign that little bit closer to target!

Nga mihi nui,

Laura O'Connell-Rapira

We're making a video!

04/06/2014 at 11:45 AM

Hello RockEnrol'ers!

We know that we have been breaking one of the cardinal crowdfunding rules by not having a video here and we feel really bad about that. The good news is we plan to rectify that this Saturday with a party in 
St Kevins ArcadeWill you join us?

We're crowdsourcing people for a crowdfunding video for a crowdfuelled movement. 

Come along and help shape the voice that is RockEnrolThere will be beers and there will be tunes and you can come ANYTIME between 12 and 6.

WATCH THIS SPACE FOR MORE EXCITING UPDATES

Where would the money go?

02/06/2014 at 12:35 PM

Hey #RockEnrol'ers!

We have created an infographic to give you a better idea of where the money will go when this campaign is succesful. You can check it out here.

 

#RockEnrol #Transparency 

PS: Check out our awesome banners over at Public Address & Scoop :)

    Pledgers 142

    Kati
    2014-06-19 01:06:49 +1200
    Daniel Kelly
    2014-06-18 22:37:38 +1200
    Harry Chapman
    2014-06-18 20:37:22 +1200
    Marti Eller
    2014-06-18 18:10:48 +1200
    Mark Bekhit
    2014-06-18 17:23:17 +1200
    Terena
    2014-06-18 16:45:36 +1200
    Mark Cubey
    2014-06-18 15:57:35 +1200
    chris casey
    2014-06-18 15:41:27 +1200
    Kylie Docherty
    2014-06-18 12:40:36 +1200
    Gus Simonovic
    2014-06-18 12:24:14 +1200
    Anonymous pledger
    2014-06-18 11:35:00 +1200
    Jraad
    2014-06-17 22:50:42 +1200
    Chris Armstrong
    2014-06-17 20:26:39 +1200
    Annie Cao
    2014-06-17 19:24:27 +1200
    Patrick Hawkins
    2014-06-17 19:17:18 +1200
    Megan Jeffries
    2014-06-17 18:29:33 +1200
    Laura
    2014-06-17 17:53:38 +1200
    Kara Rosemeier
    2014-06-17 17:10:20 +1200
    Megan Stephens
    2014-06-17 16:34:01 +1200
    Anonymous pledger
    2014-06-17 15:02:35 +1200
    Robinson Stowell
    2014-06-17 14:39:22 +1200
    Static Era
    2014-06-17 14:30:06 +1200
    Anonymous pledger
    2014-06-17 14:22:02 +1200
    nicole
    2014-06-17 13:54:40 +1200
    Brenda Pilott
    2014-06-17 13:41:29 +1200
    Gemma
    2014-06-17 12:17:34 +1200
    Stacey Teague
    2014-06-17 11:25:03 +1200
    Phil Platt
    2014-06-16 19:34:56 +1200
    Martha Roche
    2014-06-16 19:19:58 +1200
    Padd Plunket
    2014-06-16 18:14:04 +1200

    Help Us Turn Up The Youth Vote #Rock Enrol

    Project 2014-05-28 13:53:45 +1200

    #RockEnrol is a non-partisan campaign that uses popular culture, technology, music & events to build & activate political power for young people in Aotearoa NZ. 

    The goals of #RockEnrol are simple:

    1. Get people enrolled (hype)
    2. Get people informed (content)
    3. Get people out to vote (action)

    Building a movement

    We are running a 60-day series of events & parties all around the country where the only way to get a ticket is you have to enrol & pledge to vote (for any political party) in the 2014 General Election. People can organise their own #RockEnrol Party at home or in their community, or you can attend a party that we organise at a club or a venue. Hosts will be able to download a Host Pack and the best hosts go in the draw to win cool prizes (like festival tickets, music vouchers & gym memberships).

    What do we need money for?

    Parties & events need money to run. You can help us keep these events free by pledging today. Our goal is to raise $10k in 3 weeks (but we set the target at $5k, so we can at least get that). The money will be used to help pay the creative people behind the #RockEnrol parties all around the country (because too many artists & creative people work for free & they shouldn't have to).

    Who is playing?

    Isaac Aesili, Third3ye, Chronophonium, Tyra Hammond, The Side Steps Quintet, Olie Bassweight, New Hang UPS, Church of Bass, Baker's Eddy, Trust Punk & more.

    Who are we?

    RockEnrol is fuelled by Our Place Events (among others). Our Place Events connects the crowd to the cause using the cultural mediums that people already know & love. 

    Can’t pledge money but want to play, promote, perform or offer a prize to #RockEnrol?

    Email [email protected] for more information!

    Will you help us to inspire & activate the voice of a generation this year (& beyond)?

    Some of the #RockEnrol Crew with Rock The Vote USA President Heather Smith

    -

    CONTACT US: [email protected] / www.rockenrol.me / @Rock_Enrol / facebook.com/RockEnrolNZ

    Comments

    Tiki Taane confirmed for Saturday August 9th!!

    20/06/2014 at 3:35 PM

    We are very pleased to announce that we have just confirmed Tiki Taane for our RockEnrol party on August 9th! So if you've purchased VIP tickets through this campaign, you can expect to see a beautiful acoustic set from the man bought you  the beauty that is 'Always On My Mind' which has received more than 1 million views on YouTube!

    More artists & info to come! We are 73% of the way there with 48 hours to go. Thanks again for your support and we look forward to seeing you all at a RockEnrol party soon!

    Laurax

    Can you help us get RockEnrol over the line?

    17/06/2014 at 2:03 PM

    Kia ora RockEnrol'ers,

    I write this message as a small group of us sit in an office on K Rd in St Kevins Arcade, Auckland sending hundreds of emails, tweets and FB messages out to as many people as we can think of asking them to support this crowdfunding campaign. We are in the final countdown with just over $2400 to go. We are excited, we are nervous but most of all we are ready to start making awesome stuff happen - thanks to your support.

    This Friday 20th June at 10am we are asking our loyal supporters, family & friends to commit to taking part in a profile picture hi-jack. This is where we all change our profile pictures (twitter, fb) to the image below. If we do this at the same time, or on the same day and link our followers to this crowdfunding campaign by entering the URL: pledgeme.co.nz/projects/2168 as the comment we hope we can create some hype, interest and get #RockEnrol on the trending list for the day & get us over the line for this campaign.

    Can we count on your support? Simply copy & paste the image below & change it to your profile picture this Friday :)

    THANK YOU SO MUCH!

    The RockEnrol crew (Kanna, Meliesha, Laurann & Laura) 

     

    We have a new video!

    14/06/2014 at 4:03 PM

    Kia ora RockEnrol'ers!

    We have 8 days to go and we're almost halfway there! Please share this short video with your friends & family & enourage them to pledge too :) We've also launched a new campaign on our Facebook called #100ReasonsToVote. We're crowdsoursing reasons and we need yours! Email [email protected] & help shape the voice that is #RockEnrol


     

    We made a video!

    11/06/2014 at 2:47 PM

    Last Saturday we put a call out on FB & Twitter for a crowd to star in our crowdfunding video. Here you can see a sneak peek from behind the scenes. Watch this space for a full video coming soon!

    Doors of Power: The Crowdsourced Voice Of RockEnrol

    We're famous (and almost at 20%)!

    05/06/2014 at 12:52 PM

    Kia ora RockEnrol'ers, 

    Just a quick update to let you know that we made it into a Feature for The Wireless (the youth voice for Radio NZ)!

    You can check the piece out here: http://thewireless.co.nz/themes/influence/mass-appeal-making-voting-matter. Some great stuff around youth voter turn out in a Kiwi context.

    Please share the article with your friends & family and let's get this crowdfunding campaign that little bit closer to target!

    Nga mihi nui,

    Laura O'Connell-Rapira

    We're making a video!

    04/06/2014 at 11:45 AM

    Hello RockEnrol'ers!

    We know that we have been breaking one of the cardinal crowdfunding rules by not having a video here and we feel really bad about that. The good news is we plan to rectify that this Saturday with a party in 
    St Kevins ArcadeWill you join us?

    We're crowdsourcing people for a crowdfunding video for a crowdfuelled movement. 

    Come along and help shape the voice that is RockEnrolThere will be beers and there will be tunes and you can come ANYTIME between 12 and 6.

    WATCH THIS SPACE FOR MORE EXCITING UPDATES

    Where would the money go?

    02/06/2014 at 12:35 PM

    Hey #RockEnrol'ers!

    We have created an infographic to give you a better idea of where the money will go when this campaign is succesful. You can check it out here.

     

    #RockEnrol #Transparency 

    PS: Check out our awesome banners over at Public Address & Scoop :)

      Kati
      2014-06-19 01:06:49 +1200
      Daniel Kelly
      2014-06-18 22:37:38 +1200
      Harry Chapman
      2014-06-18 20:37:22 +1200
      Marti Eller
      2014-06-18 18:10:48 +1200
      Mark Bekhit
      2014-06-18 17:23:17 +1200
      Terena
      2014-06-18 16:45:36 +1200
      Mark Cubey
      2014-06-18 15:57:35 +1200
      chris casey
      2014-06-18 15:41:27 +1200
      Kylie Docherty
      2014-06-18 12:40:36 +1200
      Gus Simonovic
      2014-06-18 12:24:14 +1200
      Anonymous pledger
      2014-06-18 11:35:00 +1200
      Jraad
      2014-06-17 22:50:42 +1200
      Chris Armstrong
      2014-06-17 20:26:39 +1200
      Annie Cao
      2014-06-17 19:24:27 +1200
      Patrick Hawkins
      2014-06-17 19:17:18 +1200
      Megan Jeffries
      2014-06-17 18:29:33 +1200
      Laura
      2014-06-17 17:53:38 +1200
      Kara Rosemeier
      2014-06-17 17:10:20 +1200
      Megan Stephens
      2014-06-17 16:34:01 +1200
      Anonymous pledger
      2014-06-17 15:02:35 +1200
      Robinson Stowell
      2014-06-17 14:39:22 +1200
      Static Era
      2014-06-17 14:30:06 +1200
      Anonymous pledger
      2014-06-17 14:22:02 +1200
      nicole
      2014-06-17 13:54:40 +1200
      Brenda Pilott
      2014-06-17 13:41:29 +1200
      Gemma
      2014-06-17 12:17:34 +1200
      Stacey Teague
      2014-06-17 11:25:03 +1200
      Phil Platt
      2014-06-16 19:34:56 +1200
      Martha Roche
      2014-06-16 19:19:58 +1200
      Padd Plunket
      2014-06-16 18:14:04 +1200
      This campaign was successful and got its funding on 22/06/2014 at 7:53 PM.