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Praise for “My Friend is a Superhero”

Posted by Diversityworks Trust on 19 July 2013, 1:36 pm in , , , , ,

Cover of “My Friend is a Superhero” bookWhen we raised enough money to print 1500 copies of “My Friend is a Superhero” through our PledgeMe campaign, we received an incredible amount of generous feedback.

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Superhero thanks to PledgeMe donors

Posted by Diversityworks on 8 April 2013, 11:19 am in , , , , ,

As recently reported we are stoked to have received such overwhelming support of our PledgeMe campaign to print copies of “My Friend is a Superhero”, our kids' book.

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Crowd-funding pays off for kids' book fundraiser (@pledgeme)

Posted by Diversityworks on 27 March 2013, 7:41 pm in , , , , ,

PledgeMeAt the beginning of March Diversityworks Trust started a PledgeMe campaign to raise $3500 to print 1000 copies of My Friend Is A Superhero. Duffy Books in Homes agreed to distribute 500 of these to lower-decile schools throughout New Zealand.

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Campaign aims to influence children (and their parents) away from negative stereotypes

Posted by Diversityworks on 20 February 2013, 8:27 pm in , , , , ,

You know how kids stare at people in wheelchairs and aren’t sure what to say? Well, we want to change that. We want kids to run up to people in wheelchairs and say, “Wow! You must be a superhero!” 

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