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Music, Performing arts, and Dance

CAVA

Site-specific, immersive, multidisciplinary 360°-Theatre-Performance at the historic marble quarries of Arzo, Ticino, Switzerland.
by Onyrikon, Arzo
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58% funded
CHF 5’890 pledged
5 days to go
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Politics and Community

Sostieni Laura e Fabrizio!

Tramite questo progetto, potrai sostenere la campagna di Laura Riget e Fabrizio Sirica per le elezioni cantonali ticinesi del 2019.
by Laura & Fabrizio, Bellinzona
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128% funded
CHF 3’860 pledged
9 days to go
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Agriculture, tourism, and Environment

Erhaltung Oeko-Oase/Heuernte

Um unsere Wiesen auf dem Berg-Bauernhof, hoch über dem Verzascatal zu pflegen, benötigen wir einen neuen Balkenmäher um Heu zu produzieren.
by Tobias, Vogorno
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36% funded
CHF 3’315 pledged
25 days to go
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Startup, Politics, and Education

PolitiGo

Referendums explained in a quick, simple and neutral way. A non-profit start-up project by and for Swiss youths with the goal of raising participation rates of 18-35-year-olds in national referendums.
by PolitiGo, Zürich, Lausanne, and Lugano
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15% funded
CHF 2’335 pledged
21 days to go
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Architecture and Community

Una mensa per Casa Astra

Dobbiamo terminare i lavori della nuova mensa di Casa Astra, unico centro di prima accoglienza in Ticino. Accogliamo, dal 2004, persone con problemi di alloggio, alloggio precario e problemi sociali.
by Casa Astra, Mendrisio
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2% funded
CHF 1’135 pledged
13 days to go
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Music

Duo Valmore's Debut CD!

Help us realise our dream of recording three extraordinary violin sonatas that do not get the recognition they truly deserve!
by DuoValmore, Pescara
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0% funded
EUR 0 pledged
32 days to go
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Music, art, and Tourism

Kreativoase Ticino

Im schönen Novazzano kreieren wir in einer 4-1/2 Zimmer Dachwohnung einen wunderbaren Ort für Ferien, Auszeiten, Events, Künstler, Songwritingspace, etc. Für die Einrichtung brauchen wir eure Hilfe!
by Famiglia Lustenberger, Novazzano
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158% funded
CHF 12’710 pledged
28 backers
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Performing Arts

Terror: die Tournee

Terror: Theaterstück von Ferdinand von Schirach Die von paradise is here produzierte Weltpremiere in italienischer Sprache soll auf Tournee gehen. Helfen Sie uns dabei!
by paradise is here, Turin, Lugano, and Bellinzona
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101% funded
CHF 29’419 pledged
24 backers
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Film and Community

Roadmovie Kinobus

Seit 15 Jahren reist Roadmovie – kreuz und quer, hin und her – durch die ländliche Schweiz und macht dort Kino, wo es kein Kino (mehr) gibt. Nun ist es an der Zeit, unseren Kinobus zu ersetzen.
by Roadmovie, Lausanne, Lucerne, and Lugano
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105% funded
CHF 18’666 pledged
117 backers
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Food and Tourism

Grottopass

Il Grottopass è la prima guida ticinese per scoprire in compagnia una selezione di grotti della Svizzera italiana beneficiando di sconti eccezionali sui vostri pasti.
by Grottopass, Neggio
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117% funded
CHF 2’343 pledged
43 backers
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Politics and Community

Campagna I Love My Diritti

I diritti umani fondamentali sono garantiti oggi a tutti gli Svizzeri. Il 25 novembre tutto potrebbe cambiare se dovesse passare l'iniziativa per l'autodeterminazione. Per questo dobbiamo difenderci!
by unitidaldiritto, Lugano and Bellinzona
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118% funded
CHF 9’440 pledged
22 backers
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Exhibition, Photography, and Publishing

The Point and Shoot Series

Appunti visivi raccolti in un libro fotografico contenente ottanta immagini da negativo colore realizzate da Giuseppe Chietera e Fabio Tasca con fotocamere compatte nell'arco di quindici anni.
by The Point and Shoot Series, Lugano
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103% funded
CHF 7’265 pledged
57 backers
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Music

Afra Kane Ep

Afra Kane, Nigerian-Italian pianist, singer/songwriter's first EP, produced in Switzerland.
by Afra Kane, Neuchâtel and Vicenza
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109% funded
CHF 4’935 pledged
60 backers
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Performing arts, art, and Dance

Idemo

Idemo is the second creation, for the young company of contemporary dance: the company Elidé. Idemo questions proxemia as an inheritance space.
by Sara Buncic, Lausanne and Locarno
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100% funded
CHF 2’000 pledged
12 backers
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Agriculture, Community, and Tourism

Agriturismo L'UPUPA

We are a small olive farm in Salve, Puglia, Italy and in the last steps to open our Agri-Camping. We are inviting like-minded people to join our project and support us.
by Makoto - Agriturismo L'UPUPA, Salve
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113% funded
CHF 33’900 pledged
99 backers
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Education

Ausbildungsstipendien

Einige, ökonomisch schwächer gestellte, Interessierte an unseren Ausbildungsprogrammen in Struktureller Integration, auch als Rolfing bekannt, aus Polen und Italien brauchen Stipendien.
by Ales Urbanczik and Cornelia, Warsaw and Milan
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102% funded
CHF 15’387 pledged
49 backers
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Music, Festival, and Art

Càvea Festival

A breath-taking location, live music and limitless nature. Càvea Festival is a musical event that takes place in the magnificent landscapes of Arzo’s marble quarry, a natural amphitheater to discover.
by Càvea Festival, Arzo
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112% funded
CHF 8’400 pledged
103 backers
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Performing arts, art, and Dance

Young Lab – Firmato m.

A theatre piece with young actors loosely based on José Saramago’s «Death With Interruptions».
by YoungLab, Lugano, Lausanne, and Zürich
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123% funded
CHF 6’161 pledged
77 backers
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Film, Community, and Environment

The Legend of the White Ibex

A poetic-philosophical short film in which the protagonist, trying to escape his nightmares, goes in search of the white ibex that saves him every night from the precipice.
by Markus Otz, Chiasso, Lugano, and Maggia
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109% funded
CHF 16’430 pledged
68 backers
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Community, Kids / Youth, and Education

Il Tragitto

Il centro di socializzazione Il Tragitto si sposta in nuovi locali a Besso, Lugano: aiutateci a consolidare le nostre attività, a crearne di nuove e ad affermarci al meglio nella nostra nuova sede.
by Il Tragitto, Lugano
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101% funded
CHF 16’387 pledged
115 backers
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Fashion, Startup, and Environment

Sonnenstube

Sonnenstube è un progetto Ticinese nato nel marzo 2017. Siamo due ragazze formate nel settore dell'abbigliamento che con tanta voglia di fare hanno creato una linea di costumi da uomo.
by Sonnenstube, Lugano
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101% funded
CHF 5’050 pledged
34 backers
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Science, agriculture, and Environment

Naturschutz: Monte di Ces

Mit welcher Bewirtschaftung kann die Landschaftsqualität optimal gefördert werden? Eine Zusammenarbeit zwischen Wissenschaft und Bio Bergbauer legt die Grundlage für eine nachhaltige Landnutzung.
by Fabio, Chironico, Faido, and Semione
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251% funded
CHF 20’106 pledged
59 backers
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Performing arts, Kids / Youth, and Dance

GOOSE

Après avoir joué la version courte de GOOSE, la Cavalcade en Scène est maintenant en train de créer la version intégrale. On a besoin de vous: aidez-nous à financer le spectacle!
by La Cavalcade en Scène, Milan
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117% funded
EUR 5’897 pledged
41 backers
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Community, art, and Literature

Oase der Kunst in Ligurien

Unweit vom Meer, in den Bergen, einsam und mit unvergleichbarer Aussicht liegt ein altes Kloster von 1850, das wir zu einem Kraft- und Erholungsort für KünstlerInnen und Forscher umgestalten möchten.
by Verein ULA, Stöckel & Schuh and Ruth Schweikert, Sanremo
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113% funded
CHF 20’986 pledged
64 backers
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Music

Nina Dimitri + Band / new CD

Nina Dimitri launches a new CD with self-written songs in Italian and you have the chance to support and to be a part of this project, with wonderful rewards: the CD, private concerts and much more..
by ninadimitri, Locarno
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111% funded
CHF 31’407 pledged
133 backers
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Music and Art

Duo Granato - New CD

New Cd by Duo Granato, Sax&Piano.
by duogranato, Trento
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112% funded
EUR 2’805 pledged
59 backers
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Exhibition, Publishing, and Art

Il libro di NoPlace 3

La pubblicazione del libro di NoPlace, la mostra del 49º Premio Suzzara tenutasi il 17 settembre 2016, alla quale hanno partecipato 496 artisti provenienti da vari paesi europei.
by NoPlace.Space, Suzzara
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102% funded
EUR 7’936 pledged
118 backers
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Food, agriculture, and Fair Trade

Crowd Container #4

Diese Passata aus alten Tomatensorten gibt's nur im Crowd Container! Die Kooperative Valdibella hat sie extra für euch produziert – 100% fair und transparent vom Feld auf deinen Teller.
by Crowd Container, Zürich, Camporeale, and Syracuse
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131% funded
CHF 65’878 pledged
525 backers
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Music

RE:FUNK

Audio and video recording. Live. With you.
by RE:FUNK, Losone
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110% funded
CHF 4’419 pledged
46 backers
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Performing Arts

Metamorfosi

Daria Paoletta, Enrico Messina e Gaetano Colella danno vita ad uno spettacolo sulle Metamorfosi di Ovidio. Il lavoro è in coproduzione con il Festival a Internazionale di Narrazione di Arzo.
by Festival Internazionale di Narrazione di Arzo – Pagine Bianche, Arzo
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105% funded
CHF 7’403 pledged
96 backers
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Film

The Last To See Them Alive

A film by Sara Summa. Produced by the German Film and Television Academy Berlin. (dffb) Shooting in September 2017 on location in South Italy.
by The last to see them, Berlin, Aliano, and Genzano di Lucania
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153% funded
EUR 6’770 pledged
71 backers
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Technology and Tourism

AroundLugano

AroundLugano unconventional city guide. Un supporto per local e turisti, per vivere a pieno la città. Bentornata Lugano Bella.
by AroundLugano, Lugano
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110% funded
CHF 3’320 pledged
81 backers
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Politics, Community, and Environment

Indigene Lobbyreise und Film

Die Zerstörung des Amazonasregenwaldes ist dramatisch. VertreterInnen von indigenen Gemeinschaften wollen in Europa und Nordamerika über die prekäre Lage aufklären und Lösungen diskutieren.
by Gesellschaft für bedrohte Völker, Geneva, Rome, and Paris
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142% funded
CHF 21’304 pledged
182 backers
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Community and Kids / Youth

8Hz family coworking

8Hz è un luogo dove neo mamme e neo papà possono continuare a lavorare autonomamente come liberi professionisti, stando accanto ai propri bimbi, accuditi in spazi appositi da personale qualificato.
by Assunta Ranieri Bernasconi, Massagno
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100% funded
CHF 15’025 pledged
41 backers
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Photography and Publishing

South of no North

Noi siamo il paesaggio che creiamo. E il paesaggio che creiamo parla del nostro passato, del nostro presente e può svelarci il nostro futuro. South of no North è un progetto fotografico.
by Igor, Lugano
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112% funded
CHF 4’490 pledged
39 backers
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Exhibition, Community, and Art

Un autre regard

Die Ausstellung präsentiert Kunstwerke von fünf zeitgenössischen Künstlern aus Syrien und dem Jemen, die einen alternativen Blickwinkel auf das Geschehen in ihrer krisengeplagten Heimat bieten.
by Senso in Arte, Fribourg and Bellinzona
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160% funded
CHF 2’560 pledged
32 backers
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Music

«Am Habsburger Hof»

«Am Habsburger Hof»/Wien 1660-1690: A Musical Journey. Help us to create our first CD recording!
by Girandole Armoniche, Bruneck
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100% funded
EUR 3’006 pledged
30 backers
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Performing Arts

Performance The scent of imprints

I Patom Theatre gives life to poems of the avant-garde author Daniil Kharms. The play The scent of imprints deals with social issues such as poverty, injutice and absurdity of human daily lifes.
by I Patom Theater, Milan and Locarno
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100% funded
EUR 3’011 pledged
36 backers
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Exhibition, art, and Environment

Kristall-Wunderkammer

Eine einzigartige Ausstellung im Sasso San Gottardo über die Schönheit der Schweizer Bergkristalle, deren Entstehung, dem Strahlerberuf und der Verarbeitung zu einzigartigen Kunstwerken und Schmuck.
by Kristall-Wunderkammer / Camera delle Meraviglie, Andermatt, Airolo, and Uri
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104% funded
CHF 31’350 pledged
31 backers
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Community and Performing Arts

freedom of speechless

«freedom of SPEECHLESS« is a physical theater performance with no words that deals with one of man’s most basic rights – the right of free speech. The performance is a Swiss-Israeli co-production.
by More Productions, Biel/Bienne, Lichtensteig, and Verscio
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100% funded
CHF 6’322 pledged
67 backers
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Startup and Music

Stagend.com

We’ve been told it wasn’t possible from Switzerland. So we started to build it…A platform to book live entertainers. With your help, we’d like to make it grow in Switzerland and beyond.
by Stagend.com, Lugano, Zürich, and Lausanne
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110% funded
CHF 16’540 pledged
79 backers
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Food and Fair Trade

Crowd Container #2

Crowd Container #2 kommt aus Sizilien! Du bestellst direkt bei den ProduzentInnen und erfährst, was hinter deiner täglichen Portion Pasta, Olivenöl und Tomaten Sugo steckt...
by Crowd Container, Zürich, Camporeale, and Syracuse
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130% funded
CHF 65’185 pledged
391 backers
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Music

SJSO in giro!

Das Schweizer Jugend-Sinfonie-Orchester (SJSO) plant zum ersten Mal in seiner Geschichte eine Konzertreise nach Italien: In Venedig und Florenz soll Schweizer Musik erklingen!
by Schweizer Jugend-Sinfonie-Orchester (SJSO), Florence and Venice
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101% funded
CHF 20’280 pledged
51 backers
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Music

Verso Suelto: nuevo disco

Estamos encantados de poderos ofrecer nuestra opera prima!En este álbum encontrareis una interpretación muy personal de los grandes clásicos de la música latinoamericana.
by Verso Suelto, Monte Carasso, Lausanne, and Barcelona
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124% funded
CHF 7’446 pledged
84 backers
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Food and Publishing

My Nonna’s heritage

A book about the south of Italy. A book about its food and culture. Read about my Nonna’s heritage and be prepared to fall in love with Bella Apulia and its many delicious delicacies.
by Mélanie Hangartner, Saint Gallen and Alberobello
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150% funded
CHF 15’060 pledged
155 backers
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Community, Performing arts, and Environment

Uataueist Project

The Project:1)Creation of the show PLASTIKKATTI using recycled material.2)One month workshop with the students of KATTAIKKUTTU SANGAM.3)Creation of a collective show with the students.
by UATAUEIST, Kanchipuram, Bengaluru, and Verscio
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104% funded
CHF 6’273 pledged
60 backers
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Games

My Mighty Crystals

Colorful board game with funny 3D characters for the whole family.
by BigEyes, Locarno
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126% funded
CHF 1’261 pledged
10 backers
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Agriculture

Britos-Granja La Orientala

Sustain an Organic farm in Uruguay. A project to do more and better. To demonstrate that – thanks to your support – an alternative production system is feasible, appreciated and livable.
by Britos, Montevideo and Lugano
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120% funded
CHF 19’200 pledged
131 backers
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Community

SOS Acero-Ökodorf

Geldmittel sammeln für: Anwaltskosten, Beratung, Organisation und Förderung von Veranstaltungen, um das restliche Kapital zu erreichen, das benötigt wird, um das Acero-Ökodorf von Contone zu erwerben.
by Acero, Contornina
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101% funded
CHF 15’164 pledged
68 backers
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Community

Arcobaleno Estate 2016

Das Projekt besteht in der Organisation einen «Tag der offenen Türen» von das Ferienlager Arcobaleno, die in diesem Sommer in Mogno nehmen!
by Colonia Arcobaleno, Bignasco
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113% funded
CHF 1’137 pledged
10 backers
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Performing Arts

Antigone – StilleWasser

«Antigone-Fragments of a Myth»: the collective StilleWasser gives once again life to this rebellious figure by incorporating to Sophocles’ text the expressiveness of dance and movement.
by STILLEWASSER, Locarno, Biel/Bienne, Lugano, and Zürich
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112% funded
CHF 8’987 pledged
87 backers
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Community and Sport

Les petits pas d'un lutin

32 étapes et 488 km à pieds avec un lutin sur le dos et le pactage tiré à l’aide du carrix! De Porrentruy à Mendrisio, dénivellation: 18200 m. Au profit du Refuge la bouche qui Rit à Martigny !
by Rossana Scalzi, Porrentruy and Mendrisio
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111% funded
CHF 3’580 pledged
53 backers
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Music

The Black Heidis – CD

Nous sommes un groupe tout au féminin du sud de la Suisse. Venez nous soutenir pour cette aventure: la réalisation de notre super CD!
by The Black Heidis, Orselina
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103% funded
CHF 5’678 pledged
42 backers
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Performing Arts

Silent Pact

A Physical Theatre Performance of two young actress (Pl, CH), and an external eye of a french director. Dance, mime and object theater combined visual effects. To make it possible we need your help!
by Dodo Cabegna, Bern, Biel/Bienne, and Locarno
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104% funded
CHF 6’285 pledged
49 backers
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Design and Art

ZZZ Press – printing atelier

Una stamperia specializzata in fanzine, poster e self-publishing! Con il tuo aiuto a Lugano.
by ZZZ PRESS, Lugano
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118% funded
CHF 3’330 pledged
28 backers
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Food

Birrificio Drunken Sailors

Une passion viticole qui se transforme en brasserie!
by Mama, Lugano
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105% funded
CHF 14’208 pledged
46 backers
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Film

Sott’Acqua (Sous l’eau)

Valentina, une jeune fantôme de 15 ans, voit son univers s’écrouler lorsque son frère Dino, lui bien vivant, débarque à la maison avec sa première petite amie.
by AudreyBersier, Lausanne and Laveno-Mombello
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132% funded
CHF 6’630 pledged
49 backers
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Journalism, Community, and Technology

Radio Gwendalyn

Help Radio Gwendalyn to become everybody’s radio: a year of radio programs committed to local culture, alternative music, minorities and ethnic groups.
by Radio Gwendalyn, Chiasso
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113% funded
CHF 33’950 pledged
278 backers
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Publishing and Literature

Specimen Editorial Project

Specimen is an online multilingual literary review that through translation gives voice to the multifaceted contemporary world.
by Babel Festival, Bellinzona
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102% funded
CHF 5’126 pledged
33 backers
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Music and Community

Inclusion by Soundbeam

Soundbeam is the instrument to integrate disabled people into a band of professional musicians and stage actors. The Foundation Provvida Madre, since 2010, hosts a cutting-edge music workshop.
by Maurizio Rocca, Mendrisio, Chiasso, and Lugano
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110% funded
CHF 4’438 pledged
18 backers
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Photography and Art

Dreams from my magic lamp

A collection of gentle, moving photographs full of poetic flourish and propelled by a slow, shuffling groove, «Dreams from my Magic Lamp» feels like you are witnessing preserved innocence ...dreaming.
by Elena Givone and one world foundation, Zürich, Turin, and Vienna
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101% funded
EUR 8’597 pledged
110 backers
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Fashion and Design

#seriagraph

That’s Seriagraph. A fashion line designed with nerds, vintage and hipster graphics, vectorial hand designed. Made in cotton and waterink, respecting the environment and your body.
by Davide Patriarca, Torricella-Taverne
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104% funded
CHF 8’361 pledged
70 backers

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