Stand UP!

By Megan Salole

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This campaign was successful and closed on 23/04/2012 at 6:08 PM.

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Stand UP!

Project 2012-04-17 00:58:54 +1200





Project Description

>>> Help me to help kiwis stand up for what they care about <<<


I am privileged to have been invited to be the Executive Director of a brand new entity which will help mobilse thousands of Kiwis to engage on important issues, and hold politicians accountable.

The same model is extremely successful and self sustaining in Australia with 600,000 members: www.GetUp.org.au

Stand UP! will help create a singular and strong voice for individuals and organisations that share concerns, but importantly it's not party-political - so we can all rally together around issues that we are passionate about, irrespective of how we vote.

I am extremely excited about this opportunity - I am itching to get working on it, but unless we fundraise for the first months of my salary by the end of a week, sadly I will be forced to have to choose from other employment options on the table.

The Challenge

So - here is the challenge - $10k in 5 days (5pm Monday)! By my math, that's $2k a day. I reckon together we can do that.

Once you have made your donation (see options on the right of the page), have a think about who else would be willing to help. We all know people who are fired up about some of the political, social and environmental issues that are currently on the table. Lets make their day by inviting them to do something proactive about it.

In our hearts we know that Aotearoa New Zealand needs its people to wake up and take issue with certain key directions that are at odds with our common purpose. This is worth us all tapping a few shoulders and requesting that people open their wallets in support, so that together we can all share some positive history-making for our beautiful little nation.

Together, and only together we can bring about a better, progressive future for Aotearoa New Zealand.

Feel free to check my credentials to make sure you think that I am the right person for the job: view my CV or check out my profile on LinkedIN


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Pledgers 165

Sophia Blair
2012-04-23 15:55:33 +1200
Andy Kenworthy
2012-04-23 15:54:23 +1200
Anonymous pledger
2012-04-23 15:53:51 +1200
Hayden Montgomerie
2012-04-23 15:51:54 +1200
Laura Madden
2012-04-23 15:51:52 +1200
Brigit Kirk
2012-04-23 15:46:19 +1200
Pete George
2012-04-23 15:44:23 +1200
Josh Forde
2012-04-23 15:43:53 +1200
Anonymous pledger
2012-04-23 15:36:16 +1200
Marcus Ganley
2012-04-23 15:31:31 +1200
Anonymous pledger
2012-04-23 15:30:42 +1200
Raf Manji
2012-04-23 15:27:05 +1200
John
2012-04-23 15:26:51 +1200
Jonathan Williams
2012-04-23 15:26:18 +1200
John Martin
2012-04-23 15:25:54 +1200
Matthew Bartlett
2012-04-23 15:22:50 +1200
Anonymous pledger
2012-04-23 15:22:36 +1200
Julie Fairey
2012-04-23 15:15:35 +1200
Beba McLean
2012-04-23 15:11:21 +1200
Matthew Morrison
2012-04-23 15:07:02 +1200
Anonymous pledger
2012-04-23 15:04:46 +1200
Morna Haist
2012-04-23 15:04:35 +1200
Sarah Baillie
2012-04-23 14:40:56 +1200
Pete Russell
2012-04-23 14:39:41 +1200
Anonymous pledger
2012-04-23 14:39:24 +1200
meg
2012-04-23 14:39:20 +1200
Liz Kivi
2012-04-23 14:31:02 +1200
Lara Charles
2012-04-23 14:28:51 +1200
Chris Burgess
2012-04-23 14:09:10 +1200
Jackson Wood
2012-04-23 13:52:59 +1200

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Stand UP!

Project 2012-04-17 00:58:54 +1200





Project Description

>>> Help me to help kiwis stand up for what they care about <<<


I am privileged to have been invited to be the Executive Director of a brand new entity which will help mobilse thousands of Kiwis to engage on important issues, and hold politicians accountable.

The same model is extremely successful and self sustaining in Australia with 600,000 members: www.GetUp.org.au

Stand UP! will help create a singular and strong voice for individuals and organisations that share concerns, but importantly it's not party-political - so we can all rally together around issues that we are passionate about, irrespective of how we vote.

I am extremely excited about this opportunity - I am itching to get working on it, but unless we fundraise for the first months of my salary by the end of a week, sadly I will be forced to have to choose from other employment options on the table.

The Challenge

So - here is the challenge - $10k in 5 days (5pm Monday)! By my math, that's $2k a day. I reckon together we can do that.

Once you have made your donation (see options on the right of the page), have a think about who else would be willing to help. We all know people who are fired up about some of the political, social and environmental issues that are currently on the table. Lets make their day by inviting them to do something proactive about it.

In our hearts we know that Aotearoa New Zealand needs its people to wake up and take issue with certain key directions that are at odds with our common purpose. This is worth us all tapping a few shoulders and requesting that people open their wallets in support, so that together we can all share some positive history-making for our beautiful little nation.

Together, and only together we can bring about a better, progressive future for Aotearoa New Zealand.

Feel free to check my credentials to make sure you think that I am the right person for the job: view my CV or check out my profile on LinkedIN


Comments

Hey! Thanks for checking out this project.

We haven't made any updates yet, follow us if you want to be notified when we do.

Sophia Blair
2012-04-23 15:55:33 +1200
Andy Kenworthy
2012-04-23 15:54:23 +1200
Anonymous pledger
2012-04-23 15:53:51 +1200
Hayden Montgomerie
2012-04-23 15:51:54 +1200
Laura Madden
2012-04-23 15:51:52 +1200
Brigit Kirk
2012-04-23 15:46:19 +1200
Pete George
2012-04-23 15:44:23 +1200
Josh Forde
2012-04-23 15:43:53 +1200
Anonymous pledger
2012-04-23 15:36:16 +1200
Marcus Ganley
2012-04-23 15:31:31 +1200
Anonymous pledger
2012-04-23 15:30:42 +1200
Raf Manji
2012-04-23 15:27:05 +1200
John
2012-04-23 15:26:51 +1200
Jonathan Williams
2012-04-23 15:26:18 +1200
John Martin
2012-04-23 15:25:54 +1200
Matthew Bartlett
2012-04-23 15:22:50 +1200
Anonymous pledger
2012-04-23 15:22:36 +1200
Julie Fairey
2012-04-23 15:15:35 +1200
Beba McLean
2012-04-23 15:11:21 +1200
Matthew Morrison
2012-04-23 15:07:02 +1200
Anonymous pledger
2012-04-23 15:04:46 +1200
Morna Haist
2012-04-23 15:04:35 +1200
Sarah Baillie
2012-04-23 14:40:56 +1200
Pete Russell
2012-04-23 14:39:41 +1200
Anonymous pledger
2012-04-23 14:39:24 +1200
meg
2012-04-23 14:39:20 +1200
Liz Kivi
2012-04-23 14:31:02 +1200
Lara Charles
2012-04-23 14:28:51 +1200
Chris Burgess
2012-04-23 14:09:10 +1200
Jackson Wood
2012-04-23 13:52:59 +1200

Followers of Stand UP!

This campaign was successful and got its funding on 23/04/2012 at 6:08 PM.