A Few Pretty Cool Tidbits About What We've Been Up To
We've Published Two More Stories!
Derrick Perkins wrote a recent story for us, A War That Began As Children. In it he shares how it isn't always easy for military... Read more
We Just Published Our SECOND Story!
Just wanted to let you know that our SECOND story is UP! We hope you'll check it out and in case you don't have time right now, here's... Read more
Our First Story Is Live!!!!!!!
Thank you for helping us reach this point. Without further hesitation... our first story. We hope you think it was worth the wait. Full link, here.
Again, THANK YOU!... Read more
Tomorrow Is The Big Day
Tomorrow we launch our FIRST story and it's all thanks to you! In the meantime, here is a sneak peek at another story we've been working on about... Read more
Your Sneak Peek!
We're launching our first video on June 1 and we wanted to share a trailer with you. The full video is more than five minutes long and the... Read more
You Helped Us Get Here!
We're on scene covering another story! Enjoy your weekend and we'll keep the good news coming.
Spoiler Alert: It may include new advisors, story teasers, and/or an update about your... Read more
8 Things We Wanted You To Know About
1) We've tallied the numbers and more than THREE MILLION people viewed the stories about us during our Kickstarter. Thank you for helping us accomplish that!
2) We... Read more
How Lucky Are You?
The Initial Donors List is UP!
See your name on our site among more than 750 people, businesses, and organizations who have helped us reach this point! If we made... Read more
Update In Numbers & Next Steps...
What We've Been Up To:
One grant writer brought on our team!
Two Letters of Inquiry filed to foundations for operational support!
Threemore LOIs planned for submission this week!... Read more
Ordering Shirts & Bottle Openers Tuesday Morning
Good news! We've received 90% of your survey responses and we're almost ready to order your rewards. As we gather our final numbers and sizes, we want to see if... Read more
Invitation To InDemand!
Because YOU helped our Kickstarter be a success, we've been invited to the InDemand platform of IndieGoGo to continue fundraising!
The rewards might be different, but nothing else has changed.... Read more
More Good News!
Please join us in formally welcoming Karen Stabiner onto our team as our Advisor on Immersive Storytelling. Karen is an acclaimed author and journalist. Her work has appeared in The... Read more
Surveys Are Sent
Once again, thank you for the support you have shown and for every generous donation you have made to The War Horse.
Please take the time to fill out the... Read more
501 Backers Because of YOU
We've just reached 501 backers that we will be happily adding to our Initial Donors List and we owe it all to YOU!
As our list of backers grows... Read more
Funded By YOU!!
Taking a break from our collective "happy dance" to inform everyone that we just reached OUR goal!
We are fully prepared to prove our worth within the journalism community and... Read more
Last Day. No Fluff.
The Final 24
Our backers (yes, YOU!) are the reason we're so close to reaching OUR goal. More than 400 people have joined YOUbacked our project and we're... Read more
The Last 48 - All or Nothing
Our Kickstarter goal isn't abstract. 100% of all donations we receive will go toward our stories and grant writing to help ensure our longevity. We can't reach our goal without... Read more
Project of the Day & More!!
Thank YOU for all the support that helped us catch Kickstarter's eye to earn their Project of the Day! We wouldn't be here if it wasn't for everyone who has... Read more
200+ Backers & Another Mention in the News!
This morning, we were featured in an article on Task & Purpose AND more than 200 other people have joined alongside YOU to support us on Kickstarter, but we... Read more
What Our Stories Mean To Survivors
One Week Left!
As many of you saw, we published a story about Anthony - the son of Marine Staff Sergeant Javier Ortiz-Rivera, who was killed during the war in... Read more
We Just Published Another Story - #talkaboutwar
Loved our story about Anthony? Awesome! Don't miss our new story about the ambiguity of war. It includes Blackwater - a troubled government contracting company, the revered Marine General James... Read more
Some Good, Some Bad, and Ready For The Final Push
First, the good news!
We've surpassed the halfway mark of reaching our $50,000 goal. What does that mean?
- We've only got 11 more days to raise almost... Read more
The Halfway Mark
We might be 50% through our Kickstarter campaign, but we still have a lot of work to do. If you haven't already, please encourage your friends and family to back... Read more
It's Thomas Brennan. We just flew past the $10,000 mark and WE did it one full day ahead of the goal! Thanks for YOUR help getting us this... Read more
Books on War & Trauma
To show how many amazing writers on war and trauma support The War Horse, we've just announced our Book Raffle! We've been donated more than 20 SIGNED books and we're... Read more
A Great First Day
Thanks for all of the support! We had a great first day and we are gearing up for our Facebook Ask Us Anything event. We hope you'll join us and... Read more