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Marda's Gift Film: Changing people’s lives through baking

A project in Bend, OR by Sheila Rittenberg

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A short documentary film about award-winning Chef Marda Stoliar changing lives & communities through teaching European baking.
Backers: 100
Average Pledge Per Backer: $121

Funded: $12,096 of $10,000
Dates: Jun 29th -> Jul 29th (30 days)
Project By: Sheila Rittenberg
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Latest News

THIS IS IT! The last 24 hours of the campaign.

July 28th - via:
We are so grateful for all your generous contributions, and we are well on our way to our final goal of $16,000. We just need your help for a final push to the finish line. We still have wonderful rewards to choose from including the new one…... (Read More)

3 DAYS LEFT! 1:1 Donation Matching

July 25th - via:
We have some wonderful news! A backer feels so strongly about MARDA’S GIFT film that they are contributing again, and making this a match! From now until the end of the campaign, every dollar you donate, is doubled (up to $1000).  How can you... (Read More)

WE MADE GOAL! And, we’re stretching to $16k!

July 24th - via:
Thank you for your support and for being a good friend to MARDA’S GIFT. Every backer, all 90 of you, have been instrumental in bringing this film to audiences. We are so excited to get to work! Kickstarter recommends setting manageable goals since... (Read More)


July 21st - via:
Marda's Gift is 91% funded and it's all because of YOU! We are so grateful for everyone's support to bring Marda's story to the world. The many difficulties in the world reminds me how much we need stories like MARDA'S GIFT. Our small film is a... (Read More)

NEW REWARD AND OPPORTUNITY - and we made it halfway!

July 13th - via:
With 15 days left, we are thrilled to see all your support for our campaign. We made it halfway to our fundraising goal! Remember… if we don’t get to our goal, we won’t receive any of the funds so it’s crucial we raise $10k in the next two... (Read More)

Incredible Start! We are 33% Funded.

July 7th - via:
Thank you --- we are off to a great start (because of YOU)! 🎬 We have some exciting updates... The wonderful Nostrana Restaurant in Portland is donating a portion of pizza sales to the film until July 14th. It's the best pizza in PDX and a... (Read More)

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