99% Invisible at TED!
I'm really excited to share with you the TED Talk I gave earlier this year at the main TED conference in Vancouver.
It was so much fun to be on... Read more
The 20,000 Backer Challenge
Hello 99pi backers!
Last year you made the 10,000 backer/$20,000 challenge for 99% Invisible an amazing event. We watched the funding total jump together when we hit the magic "10,000... Read more
Radiotopia: A Storytelling Revolution
Hi everyone, Roman here.
Thank you, backers, for making 99% Invisible possible.
For the first Kickstarter in 2012, the question was: should 99% Invisible exist?
In the second campaign, we... Read more
March Madness! Final Call for Rewards!
Dear Team 99pi:
It’s March Madness time for public radio and KPCC has put together a bracket with radio shows from all over the country fighting it out for supremacy.... Read more
Season 4 begins! Radiotopia is here!
Season four of 99% Invisible begins with the story of two architects, William Van Alen and Craig Severance. They started out as best friends, but became bitter rivals as they... Read more
Getting your rewards
Happy 2014 everybody,
We've been getting a few reports about damaged posters, incorrectly sized t-shirts, and address updates. Not to worry, we are going to make sure that everyone gets... Read more
Rewards Are Shipping! Survey Deadline! Other Updates!
The first set of t-shirts (Dazzle and Logo) are going out now and it makes us so happy when listeners send photos of our wares out in the... Read more
Thanks for your generous support of 99% Invisible and for creating a world of possibilities for independent producers everywhere. We're going to make you proud.
We ended the campaign with $375,193.... Read more
Thanks to the 10,500+ of you who make this show possible. We received the extra $20,000 grant from MailChimp because of an incredible surge of support on Thursday. I’ve long... Read more
Boom! We did it! We got an extra $20,000. We are well over $300,000. Avery has her first public radio job. Thank you, everyone! Thank you, MailChimp! I’m going to... Read more
Three stretch goals down! 10,000 backers within reach!
Our ultimate goal of 10,000 backersstill looms large, but the end is in sight. Whatever it is you’re doing to get the word out, keep doing it, it’s working!... Read more
99% Invisible as a way to view the world
We have health care coverage. We have the funds for a new in-house producer. We have the greatest audience in the world.
Our most essential goal is 10,000 backers.... Read more
10,000 Backer Challenge!
I'm so excited to announce that MailChimp has put up a challenge grant of $20,000 if, and only if, we get over 10,000 backersin the Season 4 Kickstarter campaign.... Read more
One stretch goal down! Next up: +1
Health care coverage is a go!
I was completely blown away by the response to the health care stretch goal. In no time at all, you made sure our contract... Read more
Funded in 92 hours! Plus, the stretch goal I'm most excited about.
We did it!
It took about 92 hours to reach our Kickstarter goal. Thank you, everyone! We’re overwhelmed by your excitement and generosity.
Weekly shows! Sean Cole! Hooray!
A lot... Read more