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The Acro Cats Mobile Foster and Kitty Tour Bus

A project in Chicago, IL by The Amazing Acrocats

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Help support the Acro-Cats kitten and cat rescue and adoption effort! They need a bus to continue finding felines homes across the US.
Backers: 1420
Average Pledge Per Backer: $108

Funded: $153,362 of $150,000
Dates: Nov 14th -> Dec 24th (40 days)
Project By: The Amazing Acrocats
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Latest News

Hot Mews! Kitty city reward available.

December 23rd - via:
I had a backer increase his pledge to the "bring the show to you", which means his original reward level is now available! Pledge $6,000 NAME THE BUS: KITTY CITY! We’re going to showcase our MAJOR FANS by putting YOUR NAME ON A VERY SPECIAL PART OF... (Read More)


December 23rd - via:
We can’t say it enough: Thank MEW for supporting our efforts to replace the broken down Acro-Cats bus. Without the support of you, our DEVOTED FANS, and PAWSOME NEW FRIENDS, we would not have gotten this close to success.  We are so very close.... (Read More)

We Made Staff Picks!!!

December 21st - via:
Sorry for two updates in one day....BUT, BUT, BUT we were just selected by Kickstarter as one of their STAFF PICKS!!!   The Acro-Cats Mobile Foster and Kitty Tour Bus selected as Kickstarter Staff Pick! Now THAT is good news!!!   Oh, and we're now... (Read More)

ONLY 70 HOURS LEFT …$47,705 to go! Please Forward!

December 21st - via:
We’ve passed the $102,000 mark…HIGH FIVE!!!  We have $47,705 more to go to reach our goal. MEOWZA, dear supporters, we’re getting close!!!  We’re super excited about all the great help we’re getting from our most Devoted Fans! Alice... (Read More)

Quick Repost....broken link make us sad :(

December 20th - via:
ONLY THREE DAYS LEFT TO RAISE IT ALL!!!!  Keep sharing our link:  In our last post, we shared our love for The MetalMuseum collection.  There was a bad link so we're resharing it here.  Please check them... (Read More)

NEW: Devoted Fan Reward and Family Challenge Rewards

December 19th - via:
Holy Cow, Kitty Lovers!!!!  ONLY FOUR MORE DAYS!!!  Just when we're scratching at the walls, looking for new ways to get the word out, a couple of our devoted fans step up.  Check this out!  We’ve had requests for a ‘Matching Pledge” and a... (Read More)

What? You haven't signed up for the THUNDERCLAP???

December 17th - via:
What? You haven’t signed up for the social media blast tomorrow??? If you were waiting until the last possible minute to do it….that time would be NOW.  We've got less than 20 hours left. What??? You haven't signed up yet??? We’re at 250... (Read More)

Good News, Bad News and HOPE

December 14th - via:
If you haven't seen the posts on Twitter and Facebook, the BAD NEWS is we lost our generator last night. For those who don't know, the genny (as we call it) provides power to the interior of the bus for lights, AC/Heat, water pump...everything that... (Read More)

Making Progress But Not There Yet!

December 11th - via:
We're making progress but we're not over the hump yet.  We have 615 backers and a little over $53,000 pledged so far….meowy thanks to all of you for your support so far. And a grateful nod to those who have ALSO gone over to our Thunderclap page... (Read More)

New Orleans Loves Us!

December 8th - via:
We’re getting great coverage here in New Orleans. Check out the WGNO article about the Amazing Acro-Cat’s Meowy Catmas in Mew Orleans. Later today we’ll be guests over at WWOZ….links to follow! We’ve passed the $50,000 mark today; great... (Read More)

So Much Good Mews!

December 5th - via:
We have so many great things to share today!!! Ticket sales, for the Amazing Acro-Cat’s Meowy Catmas in Mew Orleans, are going crazy. Our adoring cat fans have been scratching at the door before the shows even open! If you’re near New Orleans,... (Read More)

The Bus Broke Down Again!

December 3rd - via:
Just when you think it can’t happen again….the bus left us sitting on the side of the road just after we left for New Orleans. We'd only gone about 50 miles when the lights stopped working.  But, since everyone knows cats can see in the dark,... (Read More)


December 1st - via:
Tuna and the Troupe are really excited because, as of today, we have passed the 20% level. This is pawsome news!  Whether you pledged to help us fund the bus, or are just looking around, we want to thank you for taking the time to learn more about... (Read More)

Thank You and A Couple Updates!

November 27th - via:
Greetings Acro Cat fans...old and new.  Thank you so very much for backing our 'Acro Cats Mobile Foster and Kitty Tour Bus' are purrrrrfectly amazing!  The cats are super excited that two, out of the three purrsonal condos, Tuna's Condo and... (Read More)

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