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Rosie, A Detroit Herstory Book

A project in Detroit, MI by Bailey Sisoy Isgro

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An illustrated children's (sort of) book about Rosie the Riveter, Detroit, and the Women War Workers who saved the world.
Backers: 147
Average Pledge Per Backer: $70

Funded: $10,238 of $3,750
Dates: Jul 9th -> Aug 8th (30 days)
Project By: Bailey Sisoy Isgro
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Latest News

Women Helping Women & Books Helping Books.

August 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
The Women War Workers were diverse, brave, and at the forefront of innovation. Their support of each other as they worked towards a common goal is a huge part of Rosie's story. We believe the world could use a bit more of that spirit. So we've... (Read More)

We've been named Detroit Chevy Champions!

August 1st - via: kickstarter.com
We are honored to have been named Detroit Chevy Champions. Follow the link to see more of our story and how Rosie, a Detroit Herstory came to life.   http://chevydetroit.com/rosie-a-detroit-herstory/ With a week left on our campaign please help us... (Read More)

Thank you! We’ve soared past our second stretch goal of $7,500.00

July 19th - via: kickstarter.com
Well, gosh darn it, we don’t know what to say. Thank you! We’ve soared past our second stretch goal of $7,500.00 within six days. Because of you, we will be able to donate a “Rosie a Detroit Herstory” book to every public elementary school... (Read More)

We Did It! The Rosie Patch Revealed and Strech Goal Two Announced

July 13th - via: kickstarter.com
We are blown away; blown away like we walked into the jet stream of a B-24 Liberator. Together you blasted through the first stretch goal! Below is the patch that everyone with a $25.00 or greater pledge will have added to their order as a thank you... (Read More)

We reached our goal now lets go big! We Can Do It, We Can Stretch Goal.

July 11th - via: kickstarter.com
With everyone's help, we are proud to announce, we have crushed our initial goal in three days! So, it's time for a stretch goal. If we reach 5,000 dollars everyone who backs us or who have already backed us at a $25.00 or higher reward will also get... (Read More)

New Children's Book Teaches Pride In Detroit, Power Of Women Behind War Effort

July 11th - via: dailydetroit.com
Rosie is a children’s book that tells the story of the tens of thousands of women that assisted with the war time efforts during World War II. The book also showcases how Detroit become known as the Arsenal of Democracy. (Read More)

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