Help us finish the film Staring Down Fate

We are a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit, so donations are tax deductible!

If you do not want any perks and just want to donate: click here!

Scroll down to pick a donation level or click to the right for a quick donation. You can add a T-shirt or an additional T-shirt to any donation level below during check out. T- shirts are 100% organic cotton.

What are we raising funds to do?

  1. Final sound design and audio-mixing 
  2. Color editing
  3. Finalizing graphics (e.g. effects and motion graphics) 
  4. Digital mastering
  5. Legal and insurance fees needed for public screening and distribution

 

To choose a donation level click the oval button to the right of that level. You also have the option to have your name or the name of someone you're honoring listed under your donation level on our website!

Pup Den Level

Pup Den Level: $40 USD 

This level gives you access to your own digital copy of the film when it's available to the public. You can tell everyone you know that you helped make Staring Down Fate happen! This perk will be fulfilled after the film is finished. 

Family Level

Family Level: $65 USD 

This will pay for one graphics adjustment or enhancement (e.g. news animation, name cards, one photo digitization or a portion of subtitling). In addition to the Pup Den Level perk (digital copy - fulfilled after the film is finished), you also get a Staring Down Fate T-shirt. 

Awareness Builder Level

Awareness Builder Level: $85 USD 

This pays for one film festival submission! These submissions are vital to optimizing our chances to play in a film festival so we can gain recognition and build awareness about the issues explored in Staring Down Fate. In addition to the Pup Den Level perk (digital copy - fulfilled after the film is finished), you also get a Staring Down Fate T-shirt.

ALS Prevention Level

ALS Prevention Level: $100 USD 

This level helps us launch our initiative to provide vital information correlating our behavior and our impact on the environment to neurodegenerative disease so everyone has access to knowledge regardless of location or socioeconomic status. In addition to the Pup Den Level perk (digital copy - fulfilled after the film is finished), you also get a Staring Down Fate T-shirt.

Moviemaker Level

Moviemaker Level: $150 USD (most popular perk from last year)

At this level you will get your name in the credits at the end of the film! This provides one hour of color editing, sound design or audio mixing. This is essential for the final version of the film before distribution and preferably before showing in festivals. In addition to the Pup Den Level perk (digital copy - fulfilled after the film is finished), you also get a Staring Down Fate T-shirt.  

Tour In Red Wolf Country

Tour in Red Wolf Country: $850 (2 claimed)

You will get a two-day tour to red wolf country by the Director. Travel, lodging and food is not covered by this package. Meet the Director of "Staring Down Fate" in North Carolina. He will take you to the Museum of Life and Science in Durham to see some of the captive red wolves and then give you a personal tour in Red Wolf country in eastern North Carolina, just inland from the Outer Banks. Note: We do NOT guarantee seeing any red wolves in the wild. You will also get the Pup Den Level perk (digital copy - fulfilled after the film is finished) and get your name in the credits.

Be A Founding Patron

Founding Patrons: $1,000 USD  (8 claimed)

You will be identified in the film credits and on our website as a Founding Patron of the film. This also includes the Pup Den Level perk (digital copy - fulfilled after the film is finished), an exclusive phone call or Skype with the Director of Staring Down Fate and a 5x7 color photo from the film signed by the Director.

    Be An Associate Producer

    Associate Producer: $5,000 US

    An amazing opportunity to become one of the film producers for this inspiring story. You will be identified in the film & on the website as Associate Producer for Staring Down Fate. You will also be invited as a VIP guest to one of our major premieres and accompanying party in locations to be determined after the film is finished. Travel, lodging and food is not covered by this package. This also includes the Pup Den Level perk (digital copy - fulfilled after the film is finished), an exclusive phone call or Skype with the Director of Staring Down Fate and a 5x7 color photo from the film signed by the Director.