The Rich Coast Project

Protecting cultural heritage through community storytelling and legal research in southern Caribbean Costa Rica
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$3,930USD
raised of $37,000 goal
11%
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This campaign started on Oct 15 and closed on November 24, 2013 (11:59pm PT).
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This campaign ended on November 24, 2013
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  • $10USD
    Official Supporter

    Become an official Rich Coast Project Supporter! You'll get regular email updates about the project and a "thank you" on social media.

    Estimated delivery: December 2013

    9 claimed

  • $25USD
    RCP Audio Package

    You will receive a digital download of Fort Wayne Unplugged Live and access to a series of podcasts of live music and spoken narratives by local Talamanca residents, all recorded exclusively for The Rich Coast Project. The Fort Wayne Unplugged portion will be available for digital download in December 2013, and the podcasts will be released in the spring of 2014. You'll also get regular email updates about the project and a "thank you" on social media.

    Estimated delivery: December 2013

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  • $40USD
    RCP Litograph Poster

    You will receive a custom Litograph (18x24) poster featuring the text of oral history transcriptions and artwork by a local artist from Talamanca. The first 100 purchased will be signed by the artist. Litographs is an innovative company that creates art entirely out of the text of books and partners with the International Book Bank to send one book to a community in need for each poster they sell. You'll also get regular email updates about the project, and a "thank you" on social media. (amount over $10 is tax-deductible)

    Estimated delivery: April 2014

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  • $50USD
    CDS Essential Cookbook

    For a $50 donation you will receive the Center for Digital Storytelling’s essential Cookbook. Making media, like making a meal, requires guidance, learning from friends through the sharing of recipes, and expertise from those who spend their professional lives in the kitchen. The Digital Storytelling Cookbook shares our experience, some recipes, and some humor, to help readers get started with their own storytelling experiences. (unlimited offer for duration of the campaign) (amount over $20 is tax-deductible)

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  • $75USD
    CDS eBook

    For a $75 donation you will receive a copy of the soon to be published eBook by CDS Founder and Executive Director Joe Lambert - Seven Stages: Story and the Human Experience - how to unearth the stories embedded in our daily lives and use them to learn about ourselves, our relationships, and our place in the community. (up to 20 copies of the eBook) (amount over $30 is tax-deductible)

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  • $100USD
    Stories from Caribe Sur Book

    Limited edition high-quality book featuring profiles of community members of coastal Talamanca. The portraits will be taken by local photographers and Rich Coast Project staff, and the accompanying text, written (or transcribed from spoken) narratives about their lives, will be firsthand accounts of those profiled. This limited edition, high-quality book will be signed by the Project's founder. You'll also get regular email updates about the project, and a "thank you" on social media. (amount over $15 is tax-deductible)

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  • $250USD
    CDS Workshop (Standard/iPhone)

    For a $250 donation receive a $100 discount to any CDS Storytelling Standard Open Workshop or iPhone Workshop The Standard Workshop helps you design and produce a 3 to 5 minute digital story. Craft and record first-person narratives, collect media, and learn from professionals how to edit your own stories. Our 2.5 day iPhone Workshop explores tools for iPhone photography and video editing. Produce a 2-3 minute personal video story on the iPhone platform. (amount over $100 is tax-deductible)

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  • $500USD
    CDS Facilitation Institute

    For a $500 donation receive a $250 discount to enroll in a CDS Introduction to Facilitation Institute Workshops. As the profile of digital storytelling grows, so does demand for training facilitators. Be trained to facilitate by professionals at CDS. The IFI consists of three workshops that can be taken back to back, each building on the content of the previous workshop. Prerequisite: a three-day Center for Digital Storytelling of CDS iPhone workshop. (amount over $250 is tax-deductible)

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  • $750USD
    CDS Storytelling Training

    For a $750 donation receive both a $125 discount to any CDS Standard Open Workshop or iPhone workshop (see above) along with a $275 discount to enroll in one of CDS's Introduction to Facilitation Institute workshops (see above). (5 offers) (amount over $400 is tax-deductible)

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  • $1,000USD
    Join the Project!

    Spend a week with The Rich Coast Project in Costa Rica! Two people are invited to join us in Costa Rica to meet with community members, join the team on shoots, and enjoy the many beaches and excursions that Caribe Sur has to offer. We will provide lodging (for two) for 4 nights, assistance in itinerary planning, and opportunities to become a part of the Project. Must be redeemed between 2/17/14 and 3/7/14. Contact therichcoastproject@gmail.com for details. (amount over $400 is tax-deductible)

    Estimated delivery: February 2014

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