Kill the Unicorns

Dads of Disability

A project in Brookline, NH by Gary Dietz
000days 
:
00hours 
:
00minutes 

Funding Unsuccessful

A book of stories for, by, and about fathers of children that experience disability. (And the women who love them.)
Backers: 124
Average Pledge Per Backer: $71

Funded: $8,810 of $15,000
Dates: Jul 8th -> Aug 9th (32 days)
Project By: Gary Dietz
Tags:
educational +Suggest

Suggest Tags

Begin typing to search or pick from a list. You can add multiple tags at the same time!
SubmitCancel
Saving your suggestions...
Suggestion Saved Successfully
Thank you for your help! The Kicktraq gnomes will get to work on your suggestions very soon.

Please keep in mind not all suggestions may be used, and repeated re-submissions may result in being rejected automatically (and we don't want that to happen).

If you have any questions, have a good idea for a tag, or a more in-depth suggestion - please feel free to let us know!

Ok
Hrm... something went wrong.
Hey, bad things happen to the best of us. Don't worry, the gnomes have been dispatched. Maybe try again in a little while.

Ok

$8,810

current pledge level
Last Updated: August 9 @ 13:30 -0400 GMT

58%

of goal
funding period ended

$0

trending toward
Trends are not projections. Read More >>

0%

of goal

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

Now you can share!

Help your backers reach your daily goals and help others see how you're doing. It's easy, with Kicktraq Mini.

Here are a few quick snippits of code you can use to embed your personalized widget on your website, in your blog, and even on your favorite forum.

HTML for websites & blogs
Copy HTML

BBCode for forums
Copy BBCode

Reddit code for... well, Reddit
Copy Reddit Code

Special Note: Kickstarter recently disabled remote embedding for images on project pages, so embedding code doesn't work on project pages (yet) - just everywhere else.

You can read more about it here.
Latest News

12 Lessons about Crowdfunding a Book (also Kickstarter VS Indiegogo)

September 27th - via: blog.dadsofdisability.com
Before I launched my first Kickstarter, I did a lot of phone and email work and estimated based on input I received and analyzed I could probably crowdfund around $25,000. So, I set my Kickstarter target at $15,000, thinking I could reach that with some hard work. And who knows, maybe I could blow it out! (Read More)

Final Dads of Dis Update & Clarification

August 9th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

Dads of Disability - Backer-only Update & Request

August 8th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

New $79 reward - and another request to publicize!

July 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello backers and friends, With 11 days to go, things don't look sparkly.  However, I an undeterred. First of all, there is a new $79 reward.  At this level, please encourage your friends that are teachers, therapists, or doctors to back this... (Read More)

Authors and Poets, unite!

July 26th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello generous backers, While the pace of pledges has slowed to the point of concern, I'd like to share some great things. First of all, the number of possible contributing authors and poets has skyrocketed since the Kickstarter.  So, I have already... (Read More)

Press coverage, Sample Story

July 18th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello backers and friends, This morning the first press coverage of the Dads of Disability project appeared.  It was a great article in the Poughkeepsie Journal about the animator for the Kickstarter video and how she and I graduated the same high... (Read More)

Week Two - Excitement and Request

July 15th - via: kickstarter.com
We are a few hours shy of 1 week live on Kickstarter.  At 77 backers and $4,024, and 26% of funding things are tracking OK, but the trend is slowing.  First of all a big THANKS and a lot of love to those that have supported so far!  And for all of... (Read More)

Dads of Disability - Humbled and Excited!

July 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Dateline: Suburban New Hampshire.  10-Jul-2013. 6:30am EST.Subject: Dads of Disability Kickstarter Project - Humbled and Excited!1.5 days into the Kickstarter, 12% of the funding goal has been reached, with over $1,800 in pledges by 37 backers! ... (Read More)

If you have additional news that doesn't appear here, shoot us a link!