The Green Iowa AmeriCorps team of Northeast Iowa is raising money for an all wheel drive vehicle that will reliably transport them throughout the six-county region. Support the campaign & tell your friends!
Thank you, supporters! We couldn't have gotten this far without you!!
As our crowdfunding campaign wraps up, we'll still keep this page live as we continue to work for another $2000 of donations throughout June. The goal is to purchase a new vehicle sometime this summer and we are already scoping out suitable used vehicles.
TONIGHT at 6:30 PM at Deb's Brewtopia in Elkader we have a benefit concert featuring music duo Eggen & Hippen, with openers: the Green Iowa AmeriCorps team. Your $25 ticket will go toward the van and include your first beer! Learn more at claytoncounty.energydistrict.org.
We can't say it enough: thank you so much for supporting our work throughout northeast Iowa by contributing to this campaign! We'll be in touch in the coming weeks with your various giving level perks.
The Winneshiek Energy District and Green Iowa AmeriCorps team
WOWZA! THANK YOU to everyone who contributed to our Fundly campaign - we've raised over $5,500 so far!
And there are still three days left.
Whether or not we meet our "stretch goal" of $9,000, we have certainly raised enough to replace the failing Green Iowa AmeriCorps van (Whether or not we meet this goal, we'll still keep all the donations raised).
*That said* - - - > the last few days are crucial. At this point, funds raised will not determine *if* we can purchase a new vehicle, but *what quality* of vehicle we can purchase. Your end-of-campaign donation will help us get the most reliable, energy efficient vehicle possible. Another thousand dollars toward our goal will be the difference between getting a used vehicle with 150,000 miles on it versus 100,000 miles!
Make an end of campaign contribution by THIS FRIDAY. And thank you for supporting our energy efficiency work throughout northeast Iowa!
WOW! Together we've raised over $5,300 to help the Green Iowa AmeriCorps team get a new van!
This is amazing and a huge THANK YOU goes out to the 50 donors who have gotten us this far. Just today two more donations came in - one from a local non-profit professional whose organization works regularly with the Green Iowa AmeriCorps team, and another donation from a recipient of the team's home energy efficiency services.
There's still 8 days left in the online crowdfunding campaign. Can you help us reach our fundraising goal of $9,000? Any amount helps!!
We passed the $4,000 mark today!
Huge thanks go out to our 40 backers thus far who helped us get to this point and to Seed Savers Exchange for the donation that pushed us past this landmark! We partner regularly with this amazing local nonprofit and believe in the work that they do to promote plant diversity and gardening. Thanks for supporting our work!
We have 23 days left in the campaign and $5,000 to go! Can you help us get there by sharing the news of this campaign?
Oh boy! We've sailed right past the $3,000 mark on the fundraising thermometer and the donations keep coming in!
Huge thanks go out to everyone who has donated so far and shared the campaign on social media and in your networks.
We've expanded the timeline of our campaign to end on *MAY 31ST*, allowing plenty of time to tell the compelling story of our Green Iowa AmeriCorps teams and the impactful work they do.
$9,000, here we come!!
BIG thanks to our first 16 contributors who raised the first $2000 of our $9000 goal! We are 6 days into our 21-day crowdfunding campaign and gaining speed.
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