Funded! This project was successfully funded on March 24, 2012.

Update #3

100+ backers and MAKE Blog Post!

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Yesterday was quite an eventful day!  MAKE posted our project on their blog (thanks Michelle) and we also blasted past the 100 backer mark!  Oh, and did we mention – we're 25% of the way to our goal!!!

Thanks to all the makers that have backed us so far, and a special welcome to readers of MAKE blog and our friends at IDEO.  Your support means a lot to us and we're really excited to have such a large group of you with us on this journey towards impact!  Continue spreading the word and we'll update you soon with the results of our workshops!  Meanwhile, here's a picture of SparkLabbers Diane and Prat creating a cardboard mockup of our future truck!

- the SparkLab team

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      Creator James Nixon on February 28, 2012

      Found this through Makezine's blog :)

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    Thanks for keeping us going! We'll dedicate a gallon of gas in your honor and give you a virtual high-five.

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    Your name on the truck! We'll put a personalized Sponsor Sprocket with your name on the side of the truck.

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    A truck in your mailbox! We'll send a personalized laser-cut truck postcard anywhere in the U.S. and put a personalized Sponsor Sprocket on the side of the truck.

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    A gift from a student! We'll send you a personalized gift created by a student during one of our workshops. You'll also get a laser-cut postcard from us, and a Sponsor Sprocket on the side of the truck.

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    Visit us at Maker Faire! We'll send you a ticket to Bay Area Maker Faire (May 19-20) so you can come say hi to us and get a personal VIP tour of the truck. There, you'll get to put your own Sponsor Sprocket on the side of the truck, and create your own laser cut mini truck. (Special thank you to Maker Faire for donating tickets!)

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    Special edition truck poster! We'll send you a very special interactive poster that you can turn into your very own mini truck. We'll also send you a personalized gift created by a student during one of our workshops. A Sponsor Sprocket with your name will also be placed on the side of the truck.

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    Let's go fly a kite! Join us for a special afternoon of kite making and flying, as well as a classy picnic at the beach. You'll leave with your very own kite made using our laser cutter as well as a gift from a student. You'll also get a chance to place your own Sponsor Sprocket on the side of the truck.

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    Sponsor a workshop! We'll use your contribution to hold a workshop for students in your name. We'll send you a special group thank you made by all the participants in the workshop and put a special commemorative Sponsor Sprocket on the side of the truck.

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    A visit from the truck! Beepbeep! We'll visit you or any school of your choosing in the Bay Area and run a custom workshop in your name. You'll get a special Sponsor Sprocket commemorating this event, and a collection of other keepsakes made during the workshop.

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    Road trip! We'll come visit you ANYWHERE (in the continental U.S.) and run a special workshop for the group of your choosing. You'll get a deluxe set of keepsakes from this event as well as a super special Sponsor Sprocket (whew, that was a lot of Ss) on the side of the truck.

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