We all need to eat, but unfortunately, not everyone can easily walk into a store and buy food. According to Feeding America, the nation’s leading hunger-relief charity, hunger is a reality for 1 in 6 Americans. www.feedingamerica.org
Ready, Set, Bag! is helping raise much needed funds and food in the following ways. As of June 15, 2011, the film has raised enough money to fund over 15,000 meals.
Ticket sales. As Ready, Set, Bag! tours around the US, $1 from each ticket sold is donated to the local or state food bank in that area.
Food donations at screenings. In certain locations, individuals get $1 off the ticket price for bringing in at least 3 cans to donate to the food bank.
BlipTV Channel. All ad revenue from this channel goes to Feeding America. We’ll be posting up additional clips of the characters and clips from other baggers every couple weeks. In addition, artists such as Mike Relm, JibJab, Auto Tune The News, and Sarah Austin (pop17) will be contributing their own content remixed from ours. www.readysetbag.blip.tv
Groupon Deal. $1 from each groupon deal goes to the local or state food bank when our tickets our sold through Groupon. www.groupon.com
Online. 10% of all sales from our online store go to Feeding America.
Virtual Food Drive. Click here to learn more.