Funded! This project was successfully funded on June 29, 2011.

Update #8

$7,000, with 5 days to spare!

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Thank you so much to all of our backers who have helped us with this project. We're truly humbled by the support - and very excited that we have reached our goal with 5 days to spare. It's great to know that you have so much faith in us. We'll do our best to make you proud.

Thank you!!!

Kathleen Ryan, Director

David Staton, Producer

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    "The Civilian." We'll give you a Twitter shout out for helping the project.

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    "The Recruit." For deciding to "enlist" in "Homefront Heroines, you'll get a thank you on the project website, plus a shout out on Twitter and Facebook. And you'll get a digital access preview code to view the film once it's completed, prior to its broadcast.

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    "The Seaman." For making it past boot camp, you'll be named as the sponsor of an exhibit page on the "Homefront Heroines" website, plus all of the benefits listed above.

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    "The Chief Petty Officer." You're making your way up the ranks! You'll get a copy of the "Homefront Heroines" DVD, signed by the producer and director, plus all of the benefits above.

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    "The Ensign." You've made it through officer training and deserve some rewards. We'll give you a "thank you" in the film credits, a signed copy of "Mother was a Gunner's Mate" by Josette Wingo (who is featured in the film), plus all of the above goodies.

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    "The Lieutenant." We'll show you some respect, by giving you a signed copy of "Okay, Girls, Man Your Bunks," by Helen Gilbert (who is featured in the film) and a copy of "Making WAVES: The Navy Women of World War II." You'll also be named as the sponsor of an exhibit section on our website, plus all of the other goodies.

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    "The Commander." As a senior officer, you deserve some special treatment. You'll get a Production Assistance credit in the film, will receive an archival-quality copy of the film's poster, signed by the producer, director and the surviving WAVES featured in the film, and will get all of the above rewards.

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    "The Captain." Join the WAVES Captain Mildred McAfee in our esteem. You'll get a co-producer credit in the film, plus will received an invitation to a film festival or invitation-only screening nearest you (transportation not included).

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    "The Admiral." Our four-star reward package. You'll get an executive producer credit in the film, a private screening with the producer and director, plus all of the above goodies.

Funding period

- (45 days)