Be a Hero to 1,000 Students -- Support National History Day Philly

It's tough for students to do quality work when their schools can't buy needed supplies. Give these motivated Philly kids the tools they need to succeed.
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$5,100USD
raised of $6,000 goal
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This campaign started on Dec 04 and closed on February 02, 2014 (11:59pm PT).
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This campaign ended on February 2, 2014
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  • $1USD
    Virtual Shout-Out

    $1 is all you need to give to support NHD Philly 2014. As a thank you, we will give you a shout-out on the NHD Philly Facebook wall. Don't forget to like us on Facebook!

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  • $25USD
    Virtual Shout-Out

    Your $25 donation will cover the cost of supplies for one student or group for a project at the regional competition. In addition to receiving a virtual shout-out on our Facebook wall, we will also add you to our permanent donor list on Facebook. Don't forget to like us on Facebook!

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  • $50USD
    Book Grab Bag

    Your $50 donation will cover the cost of supplies for 2 students or groups for a project at the regional competition. In addition, you will be entered into a raffle to win one of these books (our choice): "Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation: The End of Slavery in America", by Allen C. Guelzo (5 copies), "Wicked Philadelphia: Sin in the City of Brotherly Love", by Thomas H. Keels (1 copy), or "Philadelphia the Great Experiment", by History Making Productions (2 DVD set, 2 copies).

    Estimated delivery: February 2014

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  • $100USD
    History @ Temple U. Grab Bag

    Your $100 donation will cover the cost of supplies for 4 students or groups for a project at the regional competition. In addition, you will be entered into a raffle to win a grab bag from Temple University! It includes "The Journey of John Mosely" by John W. Mosely and Charles L. Blockson, "Tasting Freedom: Octavius Catto and the Battle for Equality" by Daniel R. Biddle and Murray Dubin, and the 2014 Special Collections Calendar, featuring images of Philadelphia food culture.

    Estimated delivery: February 2014

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  • $100USD
    We the People Grab Bag

    Your $100 donation will cover the cost of supplies for 4 students or groups for a project at the regional competition. In addition, you will be entered into a raffle to win the We the People grab bag from the National Constitution Center. It includes a Freedom Family Membership. With this membership, you'll enjoy free admission to the NCC for 2 adults, 4 children or grandchildren, and 1 guest with each visit. For other benefits, visit http://constitutioncenter.org/.

    Estimated delivery: February 2014

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  • $250USD
    Historic Germantown Grab Bag

    Your $250 donation will cover the cost of supplies for students and the cost of one bus for the regional competition. In addition, you will be entered into a raffle to win the Historic Germantown grab bag. Historic Germantown, located minutes from Center City, tells the stories of American liberty and the everyday people who fought for it, reflecting in a neighborhood of independence-seekers, community-builders, and American Dreamers. Come explore in freedom's backyard!

    Estimated delivery: February 2014

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  • $250USD
    Mutter Museum Grab Bag

    Your $250 donation will cover the cost of supplies for students and the cost of one bus for the regional competition. In addition, you will be entered into a raffle to win the Mutter Museum grab bag. The College of Physicians of Philadelphia, founded in 1787, is the oldest professional medical organization in the county. This grab bag includes tickets to the College of Physicians and Mutter Museum, and a behind-the-scenes tour by the director.

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  • $250USD
    Franklin Institute Grab Bag

    Your $250 donation will cover the cost of supplies for students and the cost of one bus for the regional competition. In addition, you will be entered into a raffle to win The Franklin Institute grab bag! It includes a curator-led, behind-the-scenes tour for six people. On the tour you'll see the steel and concrete trusses that hold up the 320-ton Baldwin Locomotive and Tender, a breathtaking view of Ben, nearly 100 feet above the dome of the Franklin Memorial's oculus opening, and much more!

    Estimated delivery: February 2014

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  • $250USD
    African American Mus. Grab Bag

    Your $250 donation will cover the cost of supplies for students and one bus for the regional competition. In addition, you will be entered into a raffle to win the African American Museum grab bag! This grab bag is full of surprises from the African American Museum of Philadelphia, the first institution funded and built by a major municipality to preserve, interpret and exhibit the heritage of African Americans. Explore the museum and learn about Philadelphia's African American legacy.

    Estimated delivery: February 2014

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  • $250USD
    Coffee Table Book Grab Bag

    Your $250 donation will cover the cost of supplies for students and one bus for the regional competition. In addition, you will be entered into a raffle to win the Coffee Table Book Grab Bag! It includes three great books: "Legacies of Genius," from the Philadelphia Area Consortium of Special Collections Libraries, "Big!: Big Records, Big Events, Big Ideas in the Collections of the National Archives," and "Your Land, My Land: Through the Holding of the National Archives Regional Archives."

    Estimated delivery: February 2014

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  • $250USD
    Find Your History Grab Bag

    Your $250 donation will cover the cost of supplies for students and one bus for the regional competition. You will also be entered into a raffle to win the Finding Your Own History grab bag! It includes a 1-hour session with a genealogy expert at the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, a tour of the historic Union League of Philadelphia for 6 people), and a tote bag and two t-shirts from the National Museum of American Jewish History, and "Still Philadelphia: A Photographic History, 1890-1940."

    Estimated delivery: February 2014

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  • $500USD
    Regional Sponsor

    Your $500 donation will cover the cost of supplies for students and the cost of two buses for the regional competition. In addition, your name will be entered once into each raffle at the $250 level.

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  • $1,000USD
    Statewide Sponsor

    Your $1,000 donation will cover the costs of the statewide competition for 7 students. In addition, your name will be entered twice into each raffle at the $250 level.

    Estimated delivery: February 2014

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  • $2,500USD
    Statewide Super Sponsor

    Your $2,500 donation will cover the costs of the statewide competition for an entire bus of students. In addition, your name will be entered thrice into each raffle at the $250 level.

    Estimated delivery: February 2014

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