Send Slama to Chicago

$13,230 of $15,000 goal

Raised by 17 people in 6 months
Slamalamadingdong is sending a team of poets once again to the United States to compete in the National Poetry Slam.

This year it's in August in Chicago, and we need to raise money for NPS team registration, flights, accommodation and spending money, travel insurance, etc. for a team of four poets and at least one coach, if not more.

This is not only a great opportunity for the poets competing on the team but for the spoken word community as a whole, to send a crew of Australian poets to the US, to further raise the profile of our art form internationally and to bring back those experiences to the rest of us.

Last year, we sent our first team, to Denver, Colorado. We learnt a lot from that experience and want to pass it on to others.

The team will be decided on May 31, at our Grand Slam, but we're starting the fundraising early, one so we can focus on preparing the team in other ways earlier than last year, but also to raise money for extra costs we didn't predict last year, and if you raise more, it means we can send extra members of the Slama coaching team along too to support the team.
+ Read More

$13,230 of $15,000 goal

Raised by 17 people in 6 months
Your share could be bringing in donations. Sign in to track your impact.
We will never post without your permission.
In the future, we'll let you know if your sharing brings in any donations.
We weren't able to connect your Facebook account. Please try again later.
Katie Guyea
6 months ago
Felicity Cull
6 months ago
G OHara
6 months ago
Kamil Wolyniec
6 months ago
Philip Kent-Hughes
6 months ago
6 months ago
Marisa Cartland
6 months ago
Vanessa Muradian
6 months ago
Glenn Ewing
6 months ago
Marcin Wojtecki
6 months ago
Use My Email Address
By continuing, you agree with the GoFundMe
terms and privacy policy
There's an issue with this Campaign Organizer's account. Our team has contacted them with the solution! Please ask them to sign in to GoFundMe and check their account. Return to Campaign

Are you ready for the next step?
Even a $5 donation can help!
Donate Now Not now
Connect on Facebook to keep track of how many donations your share brings.
We will never post on Facebook without your permission.