JeepNeed is a science and tech lab on redesigned local transportation. We're dedicated to ending that long walk to school. Read more
This project was successfully funded on November 14, 2010.
About this project
What you want to do / What the money is for:
Redesign Jeepneys to open up into a mobile outdoor school. Equip this with netbooks, project materials, and access to the internet Provide teacher support and professional development opportunities Reach a community of schools consistently through the school year Employ parents and allow teachers to eventually own the JeepNeeds in 1.5 years Drive around, do really cool hands on activities, and watch students build projects that change the world
(anything in excess of the funding goal will be put towards the third JeepNeed)
How you plan to do it: With our awesome on the ground partners: Chips Guevarra our alternative energy guru Alan Landa our electrical engineer and Solar Panel magnifico Uno Pio De Roda graphic designer Pepe Diokno video editor Kaloy Sonco Director
Input on the curriculum via experienced teachers in hands on activities and project based learning. The wonderful Exploratorium Teacher's Institute, and the National Community Science Workshops to name a few.
Erika and I are sheer woman power, using our experience in schools and social enterprises to build this project
Follow us: on facebook: http://www.facebook.com/pages/JeepNeed/126344784053917 twitter: http://twitter.com/#!/jeepneed Website: http://www.jeepneed.org/
It'll be looking more and more wonderful as the days pass
WE TAKE PESOS: our conversion in pesos: 1 : 43.3 exchange rate Reward 1 = 2 photos = 303.1 Reward 2 = name on bumper = 649.5 Reward 3 = letter on the road = 1082.5 Reward 4 = caricature of your face = 2165 Reward 5 = 1x1 space = 4330 Reward 6 = part of the JeepneeED = 10825 Reward 7 = Ceiling = 21650 Reward 8 = Side of the Jeep = 43300 Reward 9 = Driver's seat = 129900
Get in touch: firstname.lastname@example.org Business plan and other fancy stuff available upon request
Please note: JeepNeed designs must be kid friendly. Restrictions apply for corporate sponsorship.
Have a question? If the info above doesn't help, you can ask the project creator directly.
Pledge $7 or more
Get two Photos of the Jeepney via e-mail, and recognition on our website
Pledge $15 or more
Your name on the JeepNeed bumper
Pledge $25 or more
we send you a personal letter while we're on the road
Pledge $50 or more
we caricature your face on the side of the JeepNeed
Pledge $100 or more
We dedicate a 1x1 space to you with your input
Pledge $250 or more
You and a jeepney artist get to design a part of the jeep and we send you a print to show off in your living room
Pledge $500 or more
1 backer All gone!
We look up to you… in the lab… you get the ceiling space and a print
Pledge $500 or more
2x3 side of the Jeepney designed in your honor and 1 print
Pledge $3,000 or more
0 backers Limited (1 left of 1)
we sew your name on to the driver's seat + 5 prints to show off in your living room and send to friends
- (30 days)