Send the Sweeties to the Cons!!!

Hello,Sweetie! Podcast wants to take our all-female geek-themed podcast to comic cons to expand our audience and our mission to empower female geeks everywhere!
Charity Mack
Video / Web
Salt Lake City, Utah
United States
1 Team Member

Who we are:

Hello, Sweetie! Podcast is a geek themed podcast with an all female panel. We bring the latest in geek news and information to our listeners in a fun and entertaining way, from the female perspective. Although our listerners are both male and female, HSPC has a mission to represent and empower female geeks. We all know what it is like to feel lost or forgotten. The awkward girl who developed late... had their first crush on a superhero... would rather play Dungeons and Dragons with her friends or read comic books than go out on dates or play sports... Our goal is to show our fellow nerdy girls that there is a community out there that will embrace and celebrate them! LARPing, cosplay, comic books, video games, roller derby, TV, movies, music and more... our mission is to create a safe, supportive environment for females in the fringe community, and be informative, fun and entertaining while we do it!

What We Need & What You Get

We need your help to get to the Denver and Phoenix Comic Cons. We want to report on the latest and greatest geek news and information, and there is no better place to be for new and amazing geekery than the summer comic conventions. But more than that, attending these comic cons would be a huge opportunity for Hello, Sweetie! Podcast to access a wider, global audience, helping increase our listerners and spread our message of support for the girl geek.
A portion of the proceeds of this event will go to creating merchandize that we can sell at the cons to help get our name out there, as well as financing our trips to the cons (gas, hotel, etc.) Donors will receive perks in the form of merch, shout outs, and opportunities to have the panelists plug a cause, group, or event of your choice!

The Impact

Since the popular article regarding "fake geek girls" came into the public eye, females in the geek community are being scrutinized and judged more than ever. We want to spread our message nationwide that you can be any level of geeky... you are valid and wonderful and should embrace the things that make you unique. Geek girls need healthy representation in the community. Not just as hot cosplay models (those ladies too, of course), but as real women who have real interests and real depth. Our show is funny, informative, and helps bring girls the geeky info they crave from our own perspective.

Other Ways You Can Help

If you can't donate, please help us spread the word! Like our Facebook page (search Hello, Sweetie! Podcast), subscribe to the show on iTunes (we are Explicit so NSFW), share the link on your wall, tweet it to celebrities... help the Sweetie panelists live out a life long dream of attending and covering these conventions and help us support geek girls worldwide!
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  • $25USD
    The Powergirl Package

    For $25 of your hard earned dollars, you will receive a 1" Hello, Sweetie! Podcast pin badge (your choice of black or white) and a personal thank you on an episode of Hello, Sweetie! Podcast! (The warm fuzzies you'll get from supporting us are free.) (If you pay using PayPal, please remember to mark your contribution as a gift. Thank you!)

    9 out of 100 claimed
    Estimated delivery: May 2013
  • $50USD
    The Batgirl Package

    A $50 dollar contribution gets you TWO sexy Hello, Sweetie! Podcast pins, one black and one white, a sexy Hello, Sweetie! Podcast vinyl sticker, perfect for pimping out your laptop, car, deck box, etc. You'll also get that personal thank you on an episode of the show and all those free warm fuzzies! (If you pay using PayPal, please remember to mark your contribution as a gift. Thank you!)

    3 out of 50 claimed
    Estimated delivery: May 2013
  • $100USD
    The Phoenix Package

    A $100 contribution goes a long way to funding our trip. And what better way to say thank you than with your very own geek chic Hello, Sweetie! Podcast t-shirt! You also get everything included in our Batgirl package, plus we'll throw in some extra warm fuzzies, no charge! (If you pay using PayPal, please remember to mark your contribution as a gift. Thank you!)

    4 out of 20 claimed
    Estimated delivery: May 2013
  • $200USD
    The Wonder Woman Package

    For those of you who can send a whopping $200 our way, we have the ultimate thank you set aside. Everything included in our Phoenix package PLUS a chance to have your project or cause pimped on our show! Propose to your geeky girlfriend! Pimp out your band, webcomic, etsy shop, podcast, etc! Raise awareness for your charity group! Help send us to the cons AND support your cause! (If you pay using PayPal, please remember to mark your contribution as a gift. Thank you!)

    1 out of 20 claimed
    Estimated delivery: May 2013
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