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Iraq Commitment Medal

A project in Springfield, VA by Edward Mahoney

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The Iraq Commitment Medal is a military campaign award that was created on June 11, 2011 by the Government of Iraq.
Backers: 425
Average Pledge Per Backer: $51

Funded: $21,491 of $62,500
Dates: Aug 12th -> Oct 11th (60 days)
Project By: Edward Mahoney
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Contact information

October 11th - via:
Ladies and gentleman, The Kickstarter will end soon. we did not meet our goal but the link to buy the medal is up and running through Kennedy Insignia You will not be charged by Kickstarter nor... (Read More)

Kennedy Insignia Link

October 10th - via: The site is live. Mini medals should be available in a week Prices are relatively the same  (Read More)

Sales Start Soon

October 9th - via:
Ladies and Gentleman, We are testing the site now will post the link when confirmed. Expect the site on Kennedy Insignia to be up Thursday evening if not Friday at latest. V/R, Commitment Team  (Read More)


October 7th - via:
Pledger, First off thank you for your pledge and support. We truly appreciate it. We are not likely to meet our Kickstarter goal, however, Kennedy Insignia has agreed to produce the medal and sell it from its website. Founded by a WWII veteran of the... (Read More)

Hit or Miss

October 1st - via:
Ladies and Gentleman, I am getting a lot of questions what happens if the kickstarter is not a success?  Do not worry. We have a couple courses of action we aim to take. In the mean time lets try to make this work, but do not concern yourself if it... (Read More)

Ribbon and device production photo

September 26th - via:
Ladies and gentleman, Sorry for the delay here is the photo of the ribbon with device production photo Ribbon and Device  (Read More)

3 Weeks Left :)

September 20th - via:
Team, Backers and Followers, first and foremost thank you for your support. It truly means a lot. Whether you are helping to support small owned business, veterans, or Gold Star families we thank you.  We have three weeks left to close the Gap. Each... (Read More)

More photos!

September 17th - via:
Ladies and Gentleman, We are currently working on more photos and additions to the Kickstarter. We are in multiple discussions with multiple medal shops. Keep spreading the word. Most of the sales are referrals. Word is continuing to spread!  -The... (Read More)

Mini Medal

September 14th - via:
As promised picture of Mini Medal (w/palm will be coming) Mini Medal  (Read More)

Bulk Purchases

September 12th - via:
Team, We have entered a new phase of the KS. We just had our first batch order of 100 medals and ribbons. I have another order pending and (2) others in talks. We are also starting to be solicited by medal shops. However, as you are the loyal backers... (Read More)

Production Photo

September 11th - via:
Ladies and Gentleman, As promised "There is no one that can forget and let nothing be forgotten" Appropriate words for what today means Medal w/ Palm device  (Read More)

Backers and Followers

September 9th - via:
Backers and Followers! I have some great news! Kennedy Insignia, if we meet our goal, is going to open up mini medals and anodized medals! Everyone who pledges will be given a coupon code for a deep discount on any additional purchases.  Kennedy and... (Read More)

Email Address

September 8th - via:
Team, I am getting requests for an email Point of Contact: Email any questions you wish.  (Read More)

Followers!! :)

September 6th - via:
Ladies and Gentleman, Great news! We have accumulated over 220 followers! Followers are people who intend to pledge but have not pledged yet. To those who are following i say this: PLEDGE PLEDGE PLEDGE! You are not charged unless the project makes... (Read More)

Video The Medal explained

September 2nd - via:
Share this video to help those understand :) You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00  (Read More)

1/3 of the way through :)

August 31st - via:
Ladies and Gentleman, The Kickstarter is 1/3 of the way through. We are a little short where we should be but we have also gained some momentum. By my math we all have 40 days to each recruit 4 people. That is one person every 10 days. Facebook,... (Read More)

Leader Boards

August 27th - via:
Team, We are chugging along. I plan to do a weekly update on the Top 5 referrers. Remember top 5 get a free set and the #1 gets a special prize announced upon making our goal. G.C. is leading in the 1 spot with 12 referrals . J.H. is in second with... (Read More)

Top Referrals

August 25th - via:
Ladies and Gentleman, Great effort so far! I am being asked about referral tags. If you wish to be provided with your own referral tag simply message me. I will award the top 5 referrers with their own free set and a special prize to be announced for... (Read More)

Production Photo

August 24th - via:
Hey all, Just wanted to show the production photo. We still need about 1400 more backers :) Medal and Ribbon  (Read More)

Thanks so far backers!

August 23rd - via:
Thank you for your support. Please share the link and post to your fellow Vets. These projects are all or nothing and require a constant referral from backers to allow the spread of the word. Be sure to include groups and other social platforms!... (Read More)

Good start!

August 14th - via:
Good start! Now we need to keep spreading the word. Continue to let all your OIF friends know of this site.  (Read More)

Award Document

August 12th - via:
The Award from the Government of Iraq Source Document  (Read More)

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