SPARTA! Struggle for Greece


A project in Northampton, MA by Marcia Gomes

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Songs of faith, love, and justice. A debut album of original music.
Backers: 131
Average Pledge Per Backer: $111

Funded: $14,598 of $14,000
Dates: Jan 21st -> Mar 6th (45 days)
Project By: Marcia Gomes
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Latest News

Special Shout Out to Joan Grenier and Odyssey Bookstore in South Hadley!

March 5th - via:
Special Shout Out to Joan Grenier and Odyssey Bookstore for hosting a concert at her book store!  What a treat it was to be surrounded by amazing books AND play music too!   Thank you, Joan, for promoting and hosting the house concert at your store... (Read More)

Additional Thank Yous!

March 5th - via:
Dear Friends and Supporters, Also thanks to our dear friends who hosted CD fundraising house concerts: Marianne Yoshioka, Carla Imperial and Megan Jewett, Charlene Allen and Liz Roberts, and Karen and Gretchen Browne-Courage. These were such... (Read More)

We Did It!!! We Reached Our Goal!!!

March 5th - via:
Dear Friends and Supporters, WE HAVE DONE IT!! We have reached our goal with a little time to spare!! The album, this dream, will become a reality!! This would not have been possible without the love and support and generosity of so many people,... (Read More)

We're Almost There Video! Only $2380 and 41 Hours to Go!

March 4th - via:
Dear Unstoppable 116+ Supporters! You deserve a HUGE hug and a song for your unstoppable support!  Thank you for your recent donations, for increasing your pledges, and for continuing to spread the word.  It REALLY is working! You are now a gleeful... (Read More)

Down to the wire!

March 4th - via:
Dear Supporters, Would you be willing to comment on why you are supporting this project/ Marcia's music, so we can do a post with your quotes for our final push. It would be so great if you could share what this music means to you. You can comment... (Read More)

Only $2970 more to go! Almost there!

March 3rd - via:
Dear Super, Spectacular Supporters, Thank you so much for your generous donations, and thank you to those of you who increased your already generous pledges!  Our fundraiser still has 64 hours OR about three days to reach our pledge goal by 4 PM,... (Read More)

$10,974 and 78%! Yay! Thank You! Thank You!

March 2nd - via:
Dear Stellar Supporters, Thanks to you, we raised enough to earn the $500 in matching funds!  Thank you to everyone who donated for the first time AND to backers who INCREASED your original pledges before 4PM.  Let's just keep climbing by spreading... (Read More)

$9675 and 69%! Generous Donor Will Match All Pledges up to $500 if Received by 4PM Monday, 3.2!

March 1st - via:
Dear Amazing Supporters, NEWS FLASH: A generous donor has come forward to match all pledges up to $500 if received by 4 PM tomorrow, March 2nd!  We are just $4325 away from our pledge goal.  We must raise $14,000 by 4 PM Friday, March 6th or all... (Read More)

$9273 and 66% Thank you! Can you help us reach $10,000?

February 29th - via:
Dear Marvelous, Unstoppable, Supporters: We have now raised $9273 toward our pledge goal!  We are now at 66%. Yipee!  We still need to raise $4727 by 4pm on Friday, March 6th.  Can you help us reach $10,000 this weekend?  Please continue to... (Read More)

Yay! $8968! Just $32 more to make $9000! We're at 64%!

February 27th - via:
Dear Fabulous Supporters: We've come so far with your help!  Thank you!  Thank you!  Lets keep growing!  We have SEVEN more days to make our pledge goal!  Please continue to spread the word about this fundraiser.  We can do this!   Thank you... (Read More)

What a Difference ONE Day Makes! Woo! Hoo! We're are at 62%!

February 25th - via:
Dear Wonderful, Amazing, Spectacular Supporters, Thanks to several generous donations in the last 24 hours, we are now at $8728 have raised 62% of our pledge goal!  Wow!  Wow! What a difference even ONE day can make!  I am so grateful to you all... (Read More)

Ten More Days! We're at 45%! Thank You! Lets Keep Going!

February 24th - via:
Dear Wonderful, Amazing Supporters, Thanks to several recent pledges this past weekend, including a surprising $1000 donation, we are now at $6398 and have raised 45% of our pledge goal.  Wow!  What a difference a day or two can make.  I am so... (Read More)

We need you help!

February 22nd - via:
Dear Family and Friends, The "Overcome: songs of faith, love, and justice" Kickstarter FUNDRAISER has less than two weeks to go. We are currently only at 34% of our goal. If we don't make our pledge goal by Friday, March 6th at 4PM, all pledges will... (Read More)

Twenty-Nine Days to Raise $11,500! Let's Spread the Word!

February 5th - via:
Dear Family and Friends, Thank you so much for helping to launch my CD Kickstarter fundraiser on January 21st!   We have raised $2470, and we now have 30 days to raise about $11, 500 in order for me to complete this album. That's about $350 per day.... (Read More)

Amazing start! Thank you! Thank you! We are well on our way to meeting our goal!

January 29th - via:
Wow!  We're off to an amazing start!  It's been one week since the launching of campaign. We are at 15% of our goal of $14,000.  We still have 37 days to reach our goal.  We currently have 35 backers who have donated generously, and we have many... (Read More)

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