Kicktraq Advertiser Pilot

The Nicaragua Dispatch

A project in Cambridge, MA by Tim Rogers

Funding Successful

The Nicaragua Dispatch is going to overhaul its website to become Central America's first crowdsourced news platform
Backers: 96
Average Pledge Per Backer: $70

Funded: $6,729 of $5,000
Dates: Dec 5th -> Dec 25th (21 days)
Project By: Tim Rogers
Aw shucks, no tags yet. +Suggest

Suggest Tags

Begin typing to search or pick from a list. You can add multiple tags at the same time!
Saving your suggestions...
Suggestion Saved Successfully
Thank you for your help! The Kicktraq gnomes will get to work on your suggestions very soon.

Please keep in mind not all suggestions may be used, and repeated re-submissions may result in being rejected automatically (and we don't want that to happen).

If you have any questions, have a good idea for a tag, or a more in-depth suggestion - please feel free to let us know!

Hrm... something went wrong.
Hey, bad things happen to the best of us. Don't worry, the gnomes have been dispatched. Maybe try again in a little while.



current pledge level
Last Updated: December 25 @ 20:02 -0500 GMT


of goal
funding period ended


trending toward
Trends are not projections.


of goal

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

Now you can share!

Help your backers reach your daily goals and help others see how you're doing. It's easy, with Kicktraq Mini.

Here are a few quick snippits of code you can use to embed your personalized widget on your website, in your blog, and even on your favorite forum.

HTML for websites & blogs

BBCode for forums
Copy BBCode

Reddit code for... well, Reddit
Copy Reddit Code

Special Note: Kickstarter recently disabled remote embedding for images on project pages, so embedding code doesn't work on project pages (yet) - just everywhere else.

You can read more about it here.
Latest News

ND readers successfully fund crowdsource site

December 20th - via:
Dear Gentle Reader, Once again, you’ve answered the call. More than 90 of our faithful readers have already given generously to our successful kickstarter campaign, which ends on Christmas Day. Thanks to your support, The Nicaragua Dispatch will be... (Read More)

Thanks to everyone who has backed this project

December 8th - via:
Dear Gentle Readers,  Thank you for your generous donations to our fund drive! 64 people have already backed this project, helping us to reach our goal in the first three days.  The more money we raise beyond our goal, the more we can do with the... (Read More)

Nicaragua Dispatch nearly 50% funded

December 7th - via:
Dear Gentle Reader, I am happy to announce that we are nearly 50% funded after the first 2 days of our $5,000 Kickstarter fund drive. But these things are all or nothing; if we don’t reach our goal, we don’t get any of the funding. I need your... (Read More)

If you have additional news that doesn't appear here, shoot us a link!