Modern HERstory Book

Modern HERstory is a book for the empowerment of children, teens, & adults who feel like they do not have a mirror to themselves.

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Project Description

What is Modern HERstory?

Modern HERstory is Equality for HER's very first self published print publication. The book is an inclusive and intersectional approach to women's history with vibrant illustrations from artist Monique Le.

 

Why do we need Modern HERstory?

Modern HERstory is a resource for the empowerment of children, teens, and adults who feel like they do not have a mirror to themselves. Through this book, we are expanding the discussion of WHO can make history--or in this case HERstory.

 

BlairImani

I am Blair Imani, the founder of Equality for HER, and for a long time I felt like I could not make a difference in the world because I was "too different." As the only Black child in my elementary and middle school classes, I was constantly faced with the thought that I did not belong and the notion that people like me were not worthy of the opportunities afforded to people of privilege. Having converted to Islam in 2015, I realized that feeling different wasn't a struggle I had overcome, it persisted into my adulthood. Thankfully, I had a support system of caring parents and mentors who continued to affirm my work, but not everyone is so lucky.

Whether you are 7-years-old or over 70-years-old, no one should feel like they cannot make a difference because of who they are. My personal journey of coming to terms with who I am has manifested into an amazing organization, Equality for HER.

Now, Equality for HER wants to bring the power of representation and inclusive dialogues on history to children (and adults) around the world. We are publishing Modern HERstory so that no child will ever feel like they do not matter or that they cannot make a difference.

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09/21/2017
Monetary Contribution With No Reward
$100
08/30/2017
Monetary Contribution With No Reward
$25
08/28/2017
Modern HERstory Poster
$50
08/27/2017
Pre-Order Modern HERstory
$40
08/18/2017
Get A Thank You Shoutout on Twitter
$20
08/18/2017
Pre-Order Modern HERstory
$40
08/18/2017
A Print Copy of Modern HERstory and a Digital Preview Edition of the Book
$75
08/16/2017
Monetary Contribution With No Reward
$5
08/14/2017
Pre-Order Modern HERstory
$40
08/14/2017
Pre-Order Modern HERstory
$40
Monetary Contribution With No Reward

Just Because I Care

62 Supporters
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$10
Eternal Gratitude

Give at this level and receive our undying gratitude and appreciation of your support

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$20
Get A Thank You Shoutout on Twitter

Our founder @BlairImani will give you a shoutout from her personal Twitter account which averages over 3.5 Million impressions each month. You must email your Twitter handle to blair@equalityforher.org to receive this reward.

6 Supporters
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$30
Modern HERstory Sticker Collection

The exclusive Modern HERstory sticker collection.

4 Supporters
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$50
Modern HERstory Poster

At this level you earn a print copy of Modern HERstory.

11 Supporters
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$75
A Print and Digital Copy

Pre-Order the Modern HERstory Book Package for your personal library or for a loved one. The package includes the Modern HERstory e-book and Modern HERstory print book.

22 Supporters
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$100
T-Shirt

Earn a Modern HERstory t-shirt

2 Supporters
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$125
Modern HERstory Art on Canvas

At this level you earn an 8x8 inch Modern HERstory printed canvas.

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$200
Your Portrait Drawn by Monique Le

[Sold Out] Become a part of Modern HERstory! At this level artist Monique Le will draw a portrait of you or a loved one. You will own the rights to the image.

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$250
Inclusive Language Consultation

Inclusive Language Consultation for your company, team, or organization.

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$500
Inclusive Language Consultation + Team Training

Blair Imani will provide an Inclusive Language Consultation and Team Training for up to 8 people at your company, team, or organization. The Inclusive Language framework is based on the cultural competency skills training developed by the organization and includes guidance on discussions around: race, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, faith, immigration, decriminalization, and much more.

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$1,000
Be Memorialized in Modern HERstory's Dedication Page

Your generosity will be memorialized in our book, Modern HERstory, right before the Table of Contents.

2 Supporters
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$2,500
Become a Sponsor of the Femme's & Women's History Series

Modern HERstory is based on Equality for HER's Femme's and Women's History Series. With your donation, you can ensure that we continue to build and grow our platform and our essential educational series.

0 Supporters
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$5,000
Angel Donor - All Rewards

As an Angel Donor you receive all of the contribution level rewards in addition to a signed copy of Modern HERstory upon its publication.

0 Supporters
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$40
Pre-Order Modern HERstory

Pre-Order Modern HERstory

27 Supporters
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Rewards

Monetary Contribution With No Reward

Just Because I Care

62 Supporters
Contribute
$10
Eternal Gratitude

Give at this level and receive our undying gratitude and appreciation of your support

8 Supporters
Select this reward
$20
Get A Thank You Shoutout on Twitter

Our founder @BlairImani will give you a shoutout from her personal Twitter account which averages over 3.5 Million impressions each month. You must email your Twitter handle to blair@equalityforher.org to receive this reward.

6 Supporters
Select this reward
$30
Modern HERstory Sticker Collection

The exclusive Modern HERstory sticker collection.

4 Supporters
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$50
Modern HERstory Poster

At this level you earn a print copy of Modern HERstory.

11 Supporters
Select this reward
$75
A Print and Digital Copy

Pre-Order the Modern HERstory Book Package for your personal library or for a loved one. The package includes the Modern HERstory e-book and Modern HERstory print book.

22 Supporters
Select this reward
$100
T-Shirt

Earn a Modern HERstory t-shirt

2 Supporters
Select this reward
$125
Modern HERstory Art on Canvas

At this level you earn an 8x8 inch Modern HERstory printed canvas.

0 Supporters
Select this reward
$200
Your Portrait Drawn by Monique Le

[Sold Out] Become a part of Modern HERstory! At this level artist Monique Le will draw a portrait of you or a loved one. You will own the rights to the image.

3 Supporters
Select this reward
$250
Inclusive Language Consultation

Inclusive Language Consultation for your company, team, or organization.

0 Supporters
Select this reward
Rewards-08
$500
Inclusive Language Consultation + Team Training

Blair Imani will provide an Inclusive Language Consultation and Team Training for up to 8 people at your company, team, or organization. The Inclusive Language framework is based on the cultural competency skills training developed by the organization and includes guidance on discussions around: race, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, faith, immigration, decriminalization, and much more.

0 Supporters
Select this reward
$1,000
Be Memorialized in Modern HERstory's Dedication Page

Your generosity will be memorialized in our book, Modern HERstory, right before the Table of Contents.

2 Supporters
Select this reward
$2,500
Become a Sponsor of the Femme's & Women's History Series

Modern HERstory is based on Equality for HER's Femme's and Women's History Series. With your donation, you can ensure that we continue to build and grow our platform and our essential educational series.

0 Supporters
Select this reward
$5,000
Angel Donor - All Rewards

As an Angel Donor you receive all of the contribution level rewards in addition to a signed copy of Modern HERstory upon its publication.

0 Supporters
Select this reward
$40
Pre-Order Modern HERstory

Pre-Order Modern HERstory

27 Supporters
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