Updating Archimedes

We're changing the way farmers in developing countries irrigate their crops by applying modern technology to ancient innovation. Join us!
Technology
$16,261USD
raised of $25,000 goal
65%
0 time left
This campaign started on Dec 09 and closed on January 08, 2014 (11:59pm PT).
Flexible Funding
Campaign Closed
This campaign ended on January 8, 2014
Select a Perk
  • $1USD
    MicroLiter

    Thanks for jumping onboard! You’ll receive a virtual high-five (it'll be awesome) and a sincere thank-you from the Current Pumps team. This one dollar will help spread the word and raise awareness for our mission!

    1 claimed

  • $10USD
    MilliLiter

    Help us to get these first pumps to Africa! You’ll get a virtual high-five and a signed postcard from the Current Pumps team, mailed from Niger! (They will be mailed during our next trip to Niger in January 2014 delivery unknown due to international mail systems)

    6 claimed

  • $25USD
    DeciLiter

    Get things moving! You’ll receive a hand-made leather bracelet from the Wodaabe people of Niger! These are some of the very people that the Current Pump will benefit when we deliver the first 20 pumps! (these will be purchased during our next trip to Niger in January 2014 and delivered when we return)

    Estimated delivery: February 2014

    26 claimed

  • $50USD
    DecaLiter

    Represent Current Pumps! You'll get a Current Pumps T-Shirt with our spiffy logo to show you are a part of bringing water to farmers in Africa. This support will go straight to helping build and ship our first 20 pumps to Niger!

    Estimated delivery: February 2014

    18 claimed

  • $75USD
    KiloLiter - Denver, CO Perk!

    Local Perk for supporters in the Denver, CO area. We have an assortment of gift-cards from our local restaurant supporters. They are all worth at least $40 and will be given at random. Limited Supply! You’ll also receive a postcard from the Current Pumps team, mailed from Niger! Update! You'll also get a Current Pumps T-Shirt!

    Estimated delivery: February 2014

    5 out of 8 claimed

  • $100USD
    MegaLiter

    Cant decide? This one has all the lower levels and more. Virtual high-five, postcard from Niger, Wodaabe bracelet, T-shirt, Water bottle and signed photo from our January trip!

    Estimated delivery: February 2014

    31 claimed

  • $500USD
    GigaLiter

    This perk will directly change the life of a farmer in Niger by covering the construction and delivery of one current pump. We want to make sure that you know whose life you've changed by giving you a booklet with the picture and biography of the specific farmer who received the current pump you paid for. Throughout the year, we will send you updates on the farmer and his or her family to remind you of the impact you have funded.

    6 out of 10 claimed

  • $4,000USD
    TeraLiter

    Come with us to Niger! As we put in our first round of current pumps, you'll get to see things in action! We will have a documentarian with us filming the whole experience and you will be in a documentary! It's one thing to change lives through your gift. It's a whole other thing to experience, in person, the change you've paid for! This gift will pay for your airfare, lodging and meals and give you a face-to-face encounter with the people you've helped! (email for more info)

    1 out of 5 claimed

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