There are 313.9 million people living in the United States of America and nearly 7 billlion humans on this little piece of rock we call Terra…Earth…whatever. We only need 1000 people to donate $2.50 in Couch Coinage in order to reach our goal of $2500 and send one of Geek Culture’s best loved women to San Diego Comic Con 2013. We have until Tuesday, July 16th to raise this money and make Carrie Bland’s (@Keeba13) dream come true! Let’s prove that Couch Coinage can make a huge difference and generosity is alive and well!
Questions you might be asking yourself right now:
1. “Who is Carrie Bland?”
Carrie is one the most amazingly talented GeekMoms. She is respected as a top Gaming Girl and is the Community Manager for PMS Clan Halo Division. Respect! A Whovian, a Zombie Apocalypse lover, Supernatural addict, and did I mention she loves tacos? Carrie’s an Amazing GeekMom who is so dope, that she crafts-up Legend of Zelda Link arm cuffs for her daughter and cosplay’s some hardcore Stormtrooper action! What lucky kids ❤
Check her out on Twitter… @Keeba13 !
2. “What the heck is Couch Coinage?”
Couch Coinage is the Coinage you find in your couch! I haven’t done any research, but my guess is that the average person vacuums/cleans out their couch once a year. Its a nice little treasure to find $2.50 in coins among the cereal, hair, crumbs and the God-Only-Knows-What-Putrescence-That-Is.
3. “Why should I give my Couch Coinage to you?”
I truly believe that Couch Coinage can be used for something bigger than just a 12 oz coke out of the vending machine! If it wasn’t important enough to have it for the year it sat between the cushions and some crusted cheerios, why keep it to ourselves now? Use its simplicity to do something totally AWESOME, like sending Carrie on a well deserved dream trip for Geeks!
4. “Is your Donation Site safe?”
GoFundMe.com uses Paypal to accept donations which is extremely safe. Here’s a quote from their website, “In terms of online security, all payments are securely processed using industry-standard Secure Socket Layer encryption, or SSL.” For more information on GoFundMe Safety & Security , click here.
Creating a PayPal Account is easy, secure and one of the safest ways to purchase items online or make charitable donations. It is used by thousands of websites and makes donating online a SNAP! The best part is…ITS FREE to create an account! Click here for more information about PayPal!
Just Click on the Donate button below or visit the link on our virtual flyer (pictured below). If you love the idea of Couch Coinage making a difference, PLEASE REBLOG THIS! We are trying to get as much exposure as possible. Share it on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and any other site you can please. Carrie is the sweetest person and this is our gift to her! I desperately want this for her, will you please help us make it happen? Thank you everyone! ❤