Donations

July 23, 2018 GoFundMe Fundraiser

Oftentimes, the Mules receive requests on how Three Mules Nation followers can help. In July, the Mules created a 3 Mules Expenses GoFundMe to reimburse expenses for the following items so that we can continue to share our journey with the Three Mules Nation. The goal was achieved and fundraising closed.

Date / Cost / Description

New Mule Frank
6/11/18 $250.00 Frank
6/11/18 $250.00 Frank transportation
6/28/18 $10.78 Vinyl Tubing
6/28/18 $15.49 50′ Rope
6/29/18 $19.52 Rope halter & Lead
6/29/18 $11.45 Shipping
7/16/18 $33.14 Saddle pads/harness shipping

Monk
5/15/18 $119.95 Clarks UnTrek Bar Sandals
7/16/18 $107.24 Teton Sports Tent

First Aid Kit
6/21/18 $13.46 Corona Ointment
6/21/18 $20.02 Gauze
6/23/18 $23.99 Vet Wrap Tape
6/28/18 $23.92 Arthritis Cream

Technology
1/24/18 $13.98 Moto Z cable
1/25/18 $27.94 Otterbox Moto Z protective case
3/14/18 $90.48 Website hosting plan

$1031.35 Subtotal
$30.94 estimated GoFundMe processing fee 3%
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$1,062.30 Total GoFundMe goal

$1,145.00 Raised

$1,103.63 Net (less GoFundMe processing fee $41.37)

The excess $72.28 was applied towards the next cell phone bill due.

 

 
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January 8, 2018 GoFundMe Fundraiser

The Mules created the 3 Mules Expenses fundraiser to reimburse expenses for the following items: two new saddle pads for Little Girl to replace the pads that we have used for the past 25 years, one pair of pruners that we bought to clear the overgrowth on the trail at Wind Wolves Preserve in San Emigdio Canyon, SPOT GPS tracking renewal fee used for the Mule Tracker on 3MULES.com, and website domain name and hosting renewal fees so that we can continue to share our journey with the Three Mules Nation.

Date / Cost / Description
7/9/17 $233.46 SPOT Service
8/18/17 $189.97 Two Diamond Wool Pack Pads
9/2/17 $12.90 Domain Renewal
9/2/17 $173.40 Hosting Renewal
9/ $53.59 Fiskars Pruners

$663.32 Subtotal
$91.00 estimated GoFundMe processing fee

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$755.00 Total GoFundMe goal

$755.00 Raised

$726.77 NET (less GoFundMe processing fee $28.23)

The excess $63.45 was applied towards the next cell phone bill due.

 

 
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August 16, 2017 GoFundMe Fundraiser
The Mules created the Smartphone/Case/Battery for 3 Mules fundraiser to help pay for the Verizon Moto Z Force smartphone, Otterbox Defender phone case ($30), and Mophie battery ($65) we bought after our phone was stolen in Redding. We use this phone to connect and share our nomadic life with our followers.We requested an additional $117 to help cover the GoFundMe fees. GoFundMe deducts 5% on all donations. Their US and Canadian payment processor (WePay) also deducts 2.9% + $0.30 on all donations.

Date / Cost / Description
8/27/17 $736.60 Verizon Moto Z Force smartphone
9/13/17 $ 29.65 Otterbox Defender phone case
10/3/17 $ 64.93 Mophie battery

$831.18 Subtotal
$117.00 estimated GoFundMe processing Fee
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$950.00 Total GoFundMe goal

$950.00 Raised

$866.79 NET (less GoFundMe processing fee $83.21)

The excess $35.61 was applied towards the next cell phone bill due.