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Dark_Ride Fundraiser - Contest over, Fundraiser still going!

Discussion in 'Contests' started by POGE, Aug 19, 2006.

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  1. glenn_styles New Member

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    Check your account..
     
  2. POGE

    POGE New Member

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    Thanks Glenn! We've hit $1000! :)
     
  3. spectre440 New Member

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    yeah!
    rock 'n' roll! :rockout:
     
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    $1337

    i like it :D
     
  5. Mussels_ Guest

    Yay, $1k! now we just need $337 more so that we can raffle it off and i can win all of them.
     
  6. HookeyStreet

    HookeyStreet Eat, sleep, game!

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    $1337 :roll:
     
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    guys im absolutley broke as a joke at the mo but imust say im well impressed with the way everyone is pooling together for this :rockout:

    p.s if i get some £ before this ends ill gladly have a couple of those tickets :D

    p.p.s lolwill you send to uk if i win ? :eek:
     
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    Sent in another 10 spot for this.
     
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  9. Darksaber

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    course :D

    cheers
    DS
     
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    Just sent another $25 to add to the $25 I donated earlier I'm in a generous mood =D
     
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    It's been a long time since I visited the forums (been very busy at work lately :(), and after reading all the troubles Dark_Ride is facing I really want to help but unfortunately I can't, I cannot use Paypal from my country.

    Dark_Ride, in a way I personally now how frustrating it can be to look for a brighter future in another country, I've been trying to do that myself by taking many tests to get my dental license in the US in a process that has lasted more than four years, and two weeks ago, I was told that I finally passed the last required test, so now I can apply for an H1B working visa for next year! I know this may sound cliched, but in my personal experience, all I can say to you is to keep trying and never let your hope die buddy! You may find many obstacles in your way but there's always a way to solve them, never give up! :D

    Guys is there other way to donate than using Paypal? They don't accept credit cards from my country (even though we use U.S. dollars as currency here :rolleyes: ) so it's impossible for me to make a donation...

    Have you guys thought of another payment method besides Paypal or personal checks? I don't have a checking account either, but I can use any of my Visa credit cards to help you :)

    If you can figure another way of paying with international credit cards, I'll be more than glad to make a donation, keep it up Dark_Ride! :toast:
     
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    donation sent - good luck :)
     
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    You could send cash if you want warlock. PM me for an address. Will update the list later tonight.
     
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    o.k....

    i will be bluntly honest here.

    sincerely have doubts as to the validity of ANY private party online asking for donations...

    however, all hail the mighty 'techpowerup':respect:

    i will try to have a little faith in this community.

    just sent $50 through Paypal to pogeman1000@gmail.com

    hope it helps.
     
  15. HookeyStreet

    HookeyStreet Eat, sleep, game!

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    You dont have to worry here m8, the TPU guys are a good bunch, I only wish I had more cash to donate :(
     
  16. HookeyStreet

    HookeyStreet Eat, sleep, game!

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    Ive just sent another $5.00, I know its not much but everything counts towards the goal ;)
     
  17. Slater Guest

    "

    Thanks to mushkin, we now have a second prize. Mushkin has kindly donated a kit of 2x 512Mb HP2-5300 DDR2 memory. We will select four winners, one will win the conroe, one will win the memory seen here. Yes, it is possible to win multiple prizes."
    Forgot to add the other two prizes to that sentence
     
  18. Dark Ride Mushkin Rep

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    If you can't trust W1zzard and TPU, who can you trust then ? ;)
    Thank you for the donation and no worries. The money will be used for a good cause.

    Thanks Slater. Will tell POGE to edit it.
     
  19. W1zzard

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    i suggest dark ride posts a photo of the cash once the contest is over :)
     
  20. Dark Ride Mushkin Rep

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    Yes, I can do that ! :)
     
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    PM sent :)
     
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    Urgh. Sorry I havent updated I've been loaded with school and I'm having a family crisis right now, I will soon.
     
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    damn i wanted to donate money but i cant...

    some asshole sent me $300 for a card i sold to him, 3 weeks later after i sent the card, my paypal account is on -$300 cus he used a fake credit card and the credit card company issued a chargeback. :(

    if the issue is resolved sometime soon and i win, and my paypal account becomes 'un-frozen', ill donate :D.
     
  24. NamesDontMatter

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    donated 12 USD, I Plan to donate another 20-30 dollars possibly more when I get my new cash/credit card. No tickets I'm staff. I would donate more, but I'm a college student so I dont have much money to begin with.
     
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    Updated finally... sorry about that. We are less than $200 away from $1337.
     

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