Kite Patch

Kite™ Patch - a breakthrough mosquito-fighting technology designed to block mosquitoes' ability to track humans and spread disease.
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$557,254USD
raised of $75,000 goal
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This campaign ended on August 29, 2013
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  • $35USD
    Featured
    Send 10 + Get 10 + Sticker

    10 Kite Patches for you (U.S. only). 10 Kite Patches for a family. 1 cool Kite sticker. The best way to try Kite is to both give and get Kites. Get a 10-pack of Kites and we'll send a 10-pack to a family as part of our field test in Uganda. To show your first-mover status on Kite, slap a limited edition Kite sticker on your car, bike, or boat. We'll also provide a warm, heart-felt FB thanks and will post a photo of you wearing the Kite Patch if you want to send it in.

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  • $10USD
    Give 5 Kite Patches

    You're a giver and you care. Thank you. This option allows you to give a pack of 5 Kites to a family, equaling up to 10 full days of coverage for them. That is a full week of protection at the cost of a latte and pastry. We will also give you a special "Thank You" on Facebook. We appreciate your sincere desire to help others combat mosquitoes.

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  • $20USD
    INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING ADDON

    If you're an international backer who selected the $25 or the $30 perks below, but forgot to add $20 for shipping, please select this perk to pay for your gear's (Kite Water Bottle or T-shirt) shipping cost. Thank you for your support!

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  • $25USD
    Send 5 Kite Patches + Gear

    Send Kite Patches (5) to a family in need. Get a really cool Kite water bottle. (INTERNATIONAL BACKERS – add $20 for shipping). This is a great starter kit and really, really helpful to our campaign. For you? You want the Kites to go to where it matters most, so you get an awesome Kite water bottle for your next adventure, and a sticker for your board, bike, bumper, or backpack. We'll post a "Thank You", and will post a photo of you with your Kite gear!

    170 claimed

  • $30USD
    Send 5 Kites + Get a Tee

    Send 5 Kite Patches + Get a Limited Edition Kite T-shirt. (INTERNATIONAL – add $20 for shipping). One of our favorite kits because people LOVE our tees. You'll give a family a pack of 5 Kites, which is up to 10 days of defense against mosquitoes, or a total of up to 240 hours of protection. You'll also get our limited edition Kite t-shirt designed to show everyone that you're connected to the global Kite movement. We'll give you a warm, personalized shout-out on Facebook and on Twitter.

    140 claimed

  • $40USD
    Send 10 + Get 10 + Bottle

    Give a pack of 10 Kite Patches. Get a pack of 10 Kite Patches (U.S. only). Then get a fantastic, colorful canteen water bottle. You'll be sending a Kite Pack (10 Kite Patches) to Uganda to help protect a family there for a up to a full week, and you'll also get a Kite Pack of 10 Kite Patches. FB and Twitter shout-outs too!

    1309 claimed

  • $50USD
    Give 10 + Get 10 + Tee

    Send 10 Kite Patches to Africa and receive a 10 pack of Kite Patches (U.S. only). You will also receive an amazingly colorful t-shirt. Know you're helping a family in Uganda in the next few months to protect their children for up to a full week. Meanwhile, also receive the limited edition Kite Patch t-shirt, which will signify your commitment to taking the war against mosquitoes to a new level. Send your photos and we'll post 'em. This pack also earns you personalized FB/Tweets.

    611 claimed

  • $65USD
    Give 10 + Get 10 + All Gear

    Send 10 Kite Patches to Uganda. Get 10 Kite Patches (U.S. only). Then, get ready: you'll receive the limited edition t-shirt with Kite's awesome logo; a one-of-a-kind Kite sticker that tells everyone you're on the Kite team; and the eco-friendly Kite water canteen for your long hikes, rides, drives, and other adventures. In addition, our project lead will call you to talk about latest Kite developments with our project and what you'd like to see in Kite next.

    309 claimed

  • $75USD
    Give 20 + Gear - INTERNATIONAL

    You are an international trailblazer, supporting Kite's development to have the widest possible distribution around the world. You'll receive our awesome t-shirt; a one-of-a-kind Kite sticker that tells everyone you're on the Kite team; and you'll send 20 Kite Patches to Uganda for our field testing. International shipping for your sticker and tee is included. In addition, as a Kite International Trailblazer, we will keep you updated on our worldwide distribution plans and progress.

    122 claimed

  • SOLD OUT

    $85USD
    Give 25 + Get 25 + Canteen

    PROVIDES UP TO 100 DAYS OF PROTECTION Pledge for this perk and get a 25 pack of Kites (U.S. only) and we'll send a 25 pack to a person or family in need as part of our field test in Uganda. Also receive a special edition Kite water bottle. This perk begins to show how powerful Kite can be. Up to 100 days! As a BONUS: be called by our project lead and/or science team member to get the latest on Kite. We want your feedback, too.

    100 out of 100 claimed

  • SOLD OUT

    $85USD
    Give 25 + Get 25 + Canteen

    PROVIDES UP TO 100 DAYS OF PROTECTION Pledge for this perk and get a 25 pack of Kites (U.S. only) and we'll send a 25 pack to a person or family in need as part of our field test in Uganda. Also receive a special edition Kite water bottle. This perk begins to show how powerful Kite can be. Up to 100 days! As a BONUS: be called by our project lead and/or science team member to get the latest on Kite. We want your feedback, too.

    100 out of 100 claimed

  • $85USD
    Give 25 + Get 25 + Canteen II

    Due to the popularity of our now sold-out Give 25 + Get 25 + Canteen Perk, we are extending this offering so more of you can give and receive! PROVIDES UP TO 100 DAYS OF PROTECTION Pledge for this perk and get a 25 pack of Kites (U.S. only) and we'll send a 25 pack to a person or family in need as part of our field test in Uganda. Also receive a special edition Kite water bottle. This perk begins to show how powerful Kite can be. Up to 100 days!

    827 claimed

  • SOLD OUT

    $125USD
    KITE'S PIONEER PROGRAM

    We're organizing our Pioneers - those who push the limits in the outdoors and share our passion for Kite. Kite's Volunteer Pioneers: Exclusive Membership Exclusive Briefings and Previews 30 Kite Patches for You (U.S. only) 30 Kite Patches to Uganda Water Canteen w/ Kite Sticker for Kite T-shirt for Kite Facebook + Twitter Messages Listing on our socials

    100 out of 100 claimed

  • $125USD
    KITE'S PIONEER PROGRAM II

    Due to the popularity of our now sold-out Pioneer Program, we are extending this offering – same package, same benefits, more giving! Kite's Volunteer Pioneers: Exclusive Membership Exclusive Briefings and Previews 30 Kite Patches for You (U.S. only) 30 Kite Patches to Uganda Water Canteen w/ Kite Sticker for Kite T-shirt for Kite Facebook + Twitter Messages Listing on our socials

    454 claimed

  • $250USD
    KITE CHAMPIONS - Option B

    Champions want to participate in sending Kite Patches to Uganda, and want to support the overall development of Kite as we prepare to get it ready for market. Champions get 75 Kite Patches (U.S. only) and send 75 Kite Patches for our field test in Uganda. As a thanks for such generous support, we will list you on our website as a Champion AND our Facebook page :) You also get exclusive membership, briefings and previews.

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  • $250USD
    KITE CHAMPIONS - Option A

    Champions want to participate in sending Kite Patches to Uganda, and want to support the overall development of Kite as we prepare to get it ready for market. Champions send 150 Kite Patches for our field test - the equivalent of up to 7,200 hours of coverage. You also get exclusive membership, briefings and previews. As a thanks for such generous support, we will include your name (if you would like) on our website as a Champion and on Facebook.

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  • $500USD
    KITE SUSTAINER - Option A

    This is a generous package that recognizes your contribution on our Website as a "Sustainer". Perks: Exclusive Membership Exclusive Briefings and Previews Give 300 Kite Patches to Field Tests in Uganda Receive 2 T-shirts Receive 1 Water Bottle Receive listing on our website and socials as "Sustainer" Receive invitations to special and exclusive Kite events nationally

    10 claimed

  • $500USD
    KITE SUSTAINER - Option B

    This is a generous package that recognizes your contribution on our Website as a "Sustainer". Perks: Exclusive Membership Exclusive Briefings and Previews Get 150 Kite Patches (U.S. only) and send 150 Kite Patches to Field Tests in Uganda Receive 2 T-shirts Receive 1 Water Bottle Receive listing on our website and socials as "Sustainer" Receive invitations to special and exclusive Kite events nationally

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  • $1,000USD
    KITE FLIGHT TEAM

    Our Flight Team helps us prepare for launch. You are also entered into the Pioneers - making the Flight team a critical part of Kite's development in years to come. Perks: Exclusive Membership Exclusive Briefings and Previews Get 300 Kite Patches (U.S. only) and send 300 to Uganda for our field test Receive 4 special-edition T-shirts Receive 2 water canteens Receive entry into the Pioneers Team Be listed on Kite's website as a Flight Team member Social mentions

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  • $5,000USD
    KITE LAUNCH TEAM - Option A

    This is our largest contribution level which supports up to 48,000 hours of coverage. Perks: Exclusive Membership Exclusive Briefings and Previews Send 1,000 Kite Patches to Uganda for our field test Domestic airfare for one person VIP tour of our facility in Riverside, CA Overnight stay at the historic Mission Inn in Riverside, CA Receive 4 t-shirts for the family Receive 2 water canteens for the family Social mentions Listing on Kite's website

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  • $20,000USD
    KITE PATCH PARTNER

    COLLABORATION + SPONSORSHIP PACKAGE Designed for foundations, non-profits, companies and individuals committed to improving the Kite Patch effort on a large scale. We are seeking 2 partners to underwrite a large portion of the operational expenses for the Uganda field test. Partner Perks: Send 1,000 Kite Patches to Uganda Co-branding on Kitepatch.com Co-branding on field equipment Photos and videos of your brand during test Co-branding on Indiegogo All gear and privileges above

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