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Re: [IPk] In defence of the pledge drives



What's the PayPal address for sending payment?

On 5 May 2011 18:56, Lesley <email @ redacted> wrote:

> Hi all
>
> I used to be an IP-UK administrator.  Whenever the pledge drives start,
> loads of people unsubscribe.
>
> If you don't want to contribute, please don't go - just ignore the pledge
> drive messages.
>
> However, IP has 5,000 members across the US and UK.  It needs $5,000 per
> quarter to maintain the server and related equipment that enables us to
> support each other.  Plus, in the US, the funding position is not as rosy
> as
> we think.  IP posts supplies to help people who are struggling financially
> to be able to stay on a pump.
>
> So, if every member of IP (and IP-UK) gave $4 per year, there would be no
> need for pledge drives.
> Lets halve that as some people are really hard up, or not earning, or under
> age.
> So, if 2,500 people gave $8 per year, there would be no need for pledge
> drives.
> To us in the UK, that's less than a fiver according to Google.
>
> Is IP-UK worth #5 per year to you?
>
> Its easy to donate, especially  by Paypal.
>
> Thanks for reading.
>
> Lesley
> --
> Type 1 since 1968, pump user since 2002
> .
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