Being at Onespark was an opportunity like no other, and we had the privilege of participating with over 500+ great companies – in the worlds largest crowdfunding festival. Although we didn’t win, we felt honored to be in the same league with Yoga-4-Change, who won the grand prize for Social Good! We also loved Eradicating Hunger, who also share the Finalist stage with us! Here we are – all on stage – posing for the media – with our esteemed judges.

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The festivities at OneSpark were nonstop, and we met so many people, so many companies and so many potential charities and businesses to bring onboard for Pledgerunner, we have a list of contacts a mile long! We also had a great set of neighbors at Jacksonville Landing (our hosts), starting with sQoosh, Duval Sports, 9 Degrees Data, Find Me Cabbie, Consumer Break, Katy Cube – and RoundAboutLife - you guys are all winners in our book. And we have a group of people to thank -more below.

During the closing ceremonies, the founder of OneSpark, Elton Rivas finally gave us a sign that things were alive and well, because the hour long warm up act kept us laughing, but then it went on past the hour and people were getting a bit antsy.

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In all, OneSpark was an event we will never forget! We loved every minute of it and Jacksonville, Florida is our new home away from home!

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And last but not least, many thanks to some extremely wonderful people who really made every minute a blast – thank you so much Chris Page, Ky, Dillon, Kathrin, Zack, Todd, YolandaMike and his son, John (sQoosh), Michael (Cabbie) the whole team at Nibletz (for an awesome interview and video – included below), Steve (for another awesome interview and video also below) and the News4Jax midday team -hey, what ever happened to John Arterberry’s B Roll?!

Thank you OnesSpark! Thank you Jacksonville, Florida!

More News and Video From the Interwebs…

From the YouTube Series, Creator Showcase for OneSpark, here’s a great video from Steven Cerri and Jessi Hanson. Thank you both for giving us a chance to share our story!

There’s the big huggable, lovable teddy bear! Here’s a wonderful article from the crew at NibletzThank you, Nibletz!

And more…