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Fifty Sandwiches

A project in Boise, ID by Justin Doering

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A cross-country project and book aimed to present the public with a rare peek into the lives and stories of America's homeless.
Backers: 138
Average Pledge Per Backer: $75

Funded: $10,374 of $10,000
Dates: Apr 13th -> May 14th (31 days)
Project By: Justin Doering
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Latest News

50 Sandwiches: A Kickstarter Project To Bring Awareness To Homelessness

May 18th - via:
Media studies student travels across the United States to shine a light on the homeless community often overlooked. (Read More)


May 12th - via:
GOAL REACHED!!!!!!!I cannot believe how absolutely incredible awesome you guys truly are! Thank you so much for the incredible support and kind words of encouragement! It is absolutely amazing to people willing to invest in an idea that I hope will... (Read More)

Final Push: Two-Time Backers will get bumped up to the next tier reward!

May 11th - via:
One final push to make this thing happen guys! We are over 90% of the way there with only three days to go.  With your guys's help, we can reach our goal  and make some real changes in an issue too often misrepresented in our society.  Less than... (Read More)

90%! FINAL HOME STRETCH! Check out the rest of Sara Jean's interview!

May 9th - via:
We are 90% of the way there! The campaign ends this Saturday so this is truly the home stretch! Thank you guys so much for all the amazing support, just a little less than a grand to go! We have five days left to get this funded so tell your friends,... (Read More)

70% there and 100 backers!

May 8th - via:
One hundred people have officially put their money where their mouth is in supporting Fifty Sandwiches! That is absolutely amazing guys! One more week to go, this the final stretch to reach the goal! In celebration of 100 backers, here is part 1 of... (Read More)

Fifty Sandwiches Has Partnered With Miracle Messages To Help Connect Homeless People w/Their Families!

May 5th - via:
Fifty Sandwiches has partnered with Miracle Messages, a program that uses short video clips to reconnect homeless families and individuals with their loved ones.  My involvement in this program will be very easy, but incredibly rewarding. Along the... (Read More)

Halfway There Guys!!

May 2nd - via:
Fifty Sandwiches is halfway to its goal!  Thank you guys so much for all your support, it is incredibly appreciated and I am so excited to see this thing lift off and make some positive changes in a serious issue. We have just 11 days left, let's... (Read More)

40% of the way there!! Read The Atlantic's article on Fifty Sandwiches as the project gains national attention.

April 23rd - via:
Thank you guys so much for all your support! Fifty sandwiches has crossed the fourty percent line and is right where it needs to be at this point I'm the campaign!  I'm addition fifty sandwiches has now garnered national attention. Feel free to... (Read More)

10% of the goal has been met! I will be posting interviews with every ten percent met!

April 16th - via:
The funding only comes through if the goal is met, so we have a long way to go! Thank you guys so much for your support, let's see this thing through and help bring a voice to a voiceless community! (Part 2/3) Matthew, 36 - Boise, ID Do you think... (Read More)

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