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Closed 31/12/2016

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£810raised of £5,000 target by 21 supporters

    Weʼve raised £810 to enable us to buy much-needed radio equipment and software.

    Location
    Lewes, United Kingdom
    Time left
    Funded on Saturday, 31st December 2016

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    Be a Rocket Booster!

    Rocket FM Lewes is a community radio station broadcasting each year in the run up to the historic Lewes Bonfire celebrations. Established for 16 years, the station offers community organisations and societies in Lewes a platform to promote their activities. It features local musicians, presenters and guests, playing the music they are passionate about. Rocket FM also broadcasts live coverage of Lewes Bonfire, enabling those in Lewes with mobility issues to feel part of this traditional event.

    To give Rocket FM a more secure future, we need to invest in our infrastructure, over and above that which is enabled by the loyal support we receive from our advertisers, sponsors and grant givers. Each year, their financial contributions cover (just) our Ofcom and music licences, leaving virtually nothing in the pot for capital expenditure to replace worn-out and obsolete kit. We've had to borrow essential equipment in order to get back on air in 2016.

    You can help us by becoming a Rocket Booster! We're not asking for the moon; your donation can be large or small. And you'll be helping us to buy much-needed equipment and software. We have a target of £5,000 and we promise to tell you how much money we raise ... and exactly what we spend it on.

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    • ANDREW THOMAS

      ANDREW THOMAS

      9 months ago

      ANDREW THOMAS

      yay...we've passed the £500 donated milestone, 10% of our target amount in just a few days!!! Thank you so much, lovely Rocket Boosters :-))

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    9 months ago

    ANDREW THOMAS started crowdfunding

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    21

    • Steve Stamp

      Steve Stamp

      Dec 24, 2016

      Hope this will go towards some new toys for my dad to play with. Keep up the good work in 2017

      £50.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Dec 6, 2016

      Go-frit !!

    • Zoe Tompsett

      Zoe Tompsett

      Nov 12, 2016

      Keep up the good work!

      £20.00

    • Ben Stevens

      Ben Stevens

      Nov 10, 2016

      £15.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Nov 7, 2016

      £10.00

    • Kate Turvey

      Kate Turvey

      Nov 6, 2016

      Continue the great work!

      £10.00

    • Sally Buxton

      Sally Buxton

      Nov 5, 2016

      Another great year of Rocket FM. Thanks. Looking forward to 2017.

      £20.00

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    ANDREW THOMAS

    ANDREW THOMAS

    Lewes, United Kingdom

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