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Help the TAHARKA BROTHERS get activism onto wheels with a new ice cream truck! Let's bring the cold good stuff directly to the people.
740 backers pledged $34,557 to help bring this project to life.
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    Pledge $1 or more About $1

    Fan For Life! We'll add you to our email list so you'll receive all updates on events, new flavors, truck locations and community activities.

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    Pledge $5 or more About $5

    So Cool! We'll give you a thank you shout out on our Taharka Brothers Kickstarter thank you page and facebook. We'll also add you to our email list to receive updates as the wheels on this vehicle "Churns"!

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    Pledge $10 or more About $10

    So Dope! In addition to a web shout out, we'll email you a voucher for one of our handcrafted treats from the truck.

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    Pledge $25 or more About $25

    That's Whats up! In addition to the thank you's, we'll email you a voucher for three handcrafted treats from the truck. We'll also email you a downloadable TB poster to use as a digital backdrop or wallpaper for your computer or smartphone! Yes, that's 3 treats and a digital poster! NOW THAT'S WHAT'S UP!

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    Pledge $50 or more About $50

    That's Hot! (we mean cold! You get the point!) Same rewards as the $25 level, but the voucher is good for 5 treats off the truck.

    We'll also send you a signed handwritten thank you postcard with beautiful original artwork inspired by one of our many dope flavors (Langston Hughes, Chaka Khan, Dr. Cornel West, Richard Pryor, Howard Zinn, etc).

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    Pledge $75 or more About $75

    Now that's Dope: Same reward as the $50 level, but we will send you an autographed DVD of Boys of Baraka (signed by directors Rachel Grady/Heidi Ewings and one of the main characters/Taharka Brothers CEO De'Von Brown. Can you dig it????

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    Pledge $100 or more About $100

    Slammin'! Same as the $50 level plus a TB poster OR a limited edition, much sought-after Taharka Brothers FOOD FOR THOUGHT T-shirt shipped to you and a handwritten thank-you postcard! Note: This joint has a really dope, but rarely cited, quote from Dr. Martin Luther King. Jr. printed on the back.

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    Pledge $150 or more About $150

    That's Love! Same as the $100 level but the voucher is good for 10 treats off the truck. That's right, 10 treats off the truck, a t-shirt OR a poster and a thank-you hand written postcard. If you're not from around Baltimore, we will happily give your vouchers to an elementary school kid who will love it - we have a lot of sixth grade fans out there!

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    Pledge $250 or more About $250

    CHECK IT OUT! You and a guest are invited to our Vehicle for Change ice cream truck launch party with our best flavors at the ready for you to devour, plus samples of flavors made with ingredients from our "THE BIG PAYBACK!" Haiti direct trade agriculture initiative, a Taharka Bros. FOOD FOR THOUGHT t-shirt and two autographed 24x36 posters with a shout-out to you from your big Brothers.

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    Pledge $500 or more About $500

    FEST IT UP! Two tickets to the opening night film and gala party to the 2014 Maryland Film Festival. Plus an invitation to the Baltimore premiere and party to watch the short film currently in production about Taharka Brothers. AND an ice cream party for 10 people for 2 hours if you are in the DC/ Maryland area.

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    Pledge $1,100 or more About $1,100

    Big 'ole Party Package!!! We bring the party to you with our "Vehicle for Change" truck. Invite 50 people to your all you can eat ice cream and sundae making party! The whole menu will be open to you and your guests for two hours, any day and time. For Maryland, Virginia and Washington D.C. residents only.

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    Pledge $2,000 or more About $2,000

    You Name It! Same as the $1,100 reward plus YOU get to work with the Taharka team to invent and name a new ice cream flavor. PLUS: A beautiful personalized chalk drawing from a local Baltimore artist - We commissioned her to do all of our new labels! Check out the sample we have displayed for our "Dream Preferred" Ice Cream- this is a very very special reward!! You are our ice cream angel and we owe you for life.

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    Pledge $100 or more About $100

    Slammin'! Same as the $50 level plus a TB poster and our limited edition, much sought-after Taharka Brothers FOOD FOR THOUGHT T-shirt shipped to you and a handwritten thank-you postcard! Note: This joint has a really dope, but rarely cited, quote from Dr. Martin Luther King. Jr. printed on the back.

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    Pledge $150 or more About $150

    That's Love! Same as the $100 level but the voucher is good for 10 treats off the truck. That's right, 10 treats off the truck, a t-shirt, poster and thank you postcard.

    If you're not from around Baltimore, we will happily give your vouchers to an elementary school kid who will love it - we have a lot of sixth grade fans out there!

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    Pledge $1,000 or more About $1,000

    GLAM! Two tickets to a premiere screening and after party at the Tribeca Film Festival in New York in May 2014. PLUS 2 Taharka Brothers t-shirts and five 24x36 posters autographed by your big brothers. AND an ice cream party for 20 people for 2 hours if you are in the DC/ Maryland area.

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    Pledge $1,100 or more About $1,100

    Big 'ole Party Package!!!

    We bring the party to you with our "Vehicle for Change" truck. Invite 30 people to your all you can eat ice cream and sundae making party! The whole menu will be open to you and your guests for two hours, any day and time. For Maryland, Virginia and Washington D.C. residents only.

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