Dancing Backwards

An educational pilot project to inspire young girls and boys to engage in politics, embrace leadership, and exercise their right to vote.
Education
$3,294CAD
raised of $45,000 goal
7%
0 time left
This campaign started on Apr 09 and closed on May 19, 2013 (11:59pm PT).
Flexible Funding
Campaign Closed
This campaign ended on May 19, 2013
Select a Perk
  • $15CAD
    City Councillor

    We'll send you a very special shout-out on Facebook and Twitter.

    0 claimed

  • $30CAD
    School Trustee

    • A shout-out on Facebook and Twitter. • A credit on the sponsor page of our website.

    8 claimed

  • $50CAD
    Municipal Mayor

    • Same as School Trustee. Plus: • We'll email you an autographed photo of the Trunk Ladies from our campaign video!

    3 claimed

  • $75CAD
    Independent

    • Same as School Trustee. Plus: • A DVD of Canadian filmmaker Gretchen Kelbaugh's 2010 documentary, "Menocracy!"

    Estimated delivery: June 2013

    1 out of 2 claimed

  • $100CAD
    Backbencher

    • Same as School Trustee. Plus: • An emailed personalized thank-you photo of founder Sandy Mayzell surrounded by her private octopus collection! • Special thanks with your name will be added to the DWtO Facebook page cover photo for 3 days.

    5 claimed

  • $250CAD
    MLA

    • Same as School Trustee. Plus: • A set of limited edition Dancing Backwards postcards with photos of Trunk Ladies, student works, and the project team in action. The first two donors will receive all the above plus a phone chat or coffee date with founder Sandy Mayzell!

    Estimated delivery: July 2013

    1 out of 15 claimed

  • $375CAD
    Premier

    • Same as School Trustee. Plus: • One session of Image Consulting with The Style File (www.stylefilesystem.com), worth $250. If you wanna be a politician, you gotta look your best!

    Estimated delivery: June 2013

    0 out of 1 claimed

  • $500CAD
    Member of Parliament

    • Same as School Trustee. Plus: • A copy of the book "Dancing Backwards: A Social History of Canadian Women in Politics." (Heartland Associates) The first 2 donors will receive all the above plus: a phone chat with Sharon Carstairs, author of "Dancing Backwards" (first donor) or with Merna Forster, author of "100 Canadian Heroines" (second donor).

    Estimated delivery: July 2013

    0 out of 10 claimed

  • $1,000CAD
    Leader of the Opposition

    • Same as School Trustee. Plus: • An exclusive link to sneak previews of student created content before it goes live on the Dancing Backwards website. The first two donors will receive all the above plus: • A copy of the book "Dancing Backwards: A Social History of Canadian Women in Politics." • A Google/Skype chat with founder Sandy Mayzell and a teacher from the pilot program!

    Estimated delivery: July 2013

    0 claimed

  • $2,500CAD
    Speaker of the House

    • Same as School Trustee. Plus: • An exclusive link to sneak previews of student created content before it goes live on the Dancing Backwards website. • A set of 4 books about Canadian female politicians. • If you live in Victoria BC, a lunch date with founder Sandy Mayzell. If you live elsewhere, a $50 gift certificate to a restaurant of your choice.

    Estimated delivery: July 2013

    0 out of 5 claimed

  • $5,000CAD
    Prime Minister

    • Same as School Trustee. Plus: • An exclusive link to sneak previews of student created content before it goes live on our website. • An invitation to attend (in person or via Skype) a party with the video actors, film crew, participating teachers, and local Lady Politicians.

    0 out of 5 claimed

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