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In case you are feeling generous ... (charity)

Posted by CliffStamp 
In case you are feeling generous ... (charity)
August 05, 2018 04:28PM
Most people kind of realize that in the last couple of years I have not spent much time with knives, this is because I started working with underprivileged kids and kids with various challenges (physical and mental health concerns), mainly in an educational support capability.

It has been extremely challenging as many of these kids have behavioral issues, and at times working with kids with severe anxiety and depression can be emotionally draining - however it has been extremely rewarding.

Over the years people have asked me on many occasions do I accept donations, and I never have - BUT - if you have ever wanted to, or know someone who might, please look at and share the following links :

A few links :

[www.facebook.com]

[www.gofundme.com]

Note while I appreciate any donations, simply sharing the link in any formation also helps tremendously.

As an aside, I will be putting up more videos shortly as I have some new knives coming, and I am also going to be auctioning off some of my more collectible blades for the above charity as quite frankly while I am attached to some of those knives, they don't mean as much to me as the work I am currently doing.
Re: In case you are feeling generous ... (charity)
August 06, 2018 03:38AM
Do you have anywhere one can use PayPal for payments?
Re: In case you are feeling generous ... (charity)
August 06, 2018 06:46AM
PayPal link added : [paypal.me] .
Re: In case you are feeling generous ... (charity)
August 12, 2018 01:16PM
Cliff, I ve sent You an email with contact to someone
interested, please let me/us know it wasnt fake.

Thanks

www.instagram.com/jscuttingtools
Re: In case you are feeling generous ... (charity)
August 13, 2018 08:04PM
It was fake, those types of scammers are really common (oh hey, we will make a *large* donation, we just need a $90 fee).
Re: In case you are feeling generous ... (charity)
August 14, 2018 12:11AM
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CliffStamp
It was fake, those types of scammers are really common (oh hey, we will make a *large* donation, we just need a $90 fee).

Sorry for that and good to know, my intuition was telling me that..
Fake goodwill - account on instagram
I am reporting it.

www.instagram.com/jscuttingtools
Re: In case you are feeling generous ... (charity)
August 15, 2018 12:28PM
Awesome Cliff!

"I am still discussing issues of steels and performance at this stage."
--Cliff Stamp

"Cause geometry cuts, .....steel determines the level and the duration"
--Roman Landes

"But in general, I'm all about high performance, Ergos, safety. That's why I've been accused of 'designing in the dark' "
--Sal Glesser
Re: In case you are feeling generous ... (charity)
August 15, 2018 11:07PM
Cliff
May I donate a Serrata made by me for any auction that you might run?
Re: In case you are feeling generous ... (charity)
August 16, 2018 06:37PM
Stuart,

Yes, thanks.
Re: In case you are feeling generous ... (charity)
August 16, 2018 10:27PM
Hi Cliff

same Windgap address?
Re: In case you are feeling generous ... (charity)
August 21, 2018 06:05PM
Yes.
Re: In case you are feeling generous ... (charity)
August 21, 2018 10:22PM
Cliff
On the spur oif the moment, I have organised a raffle over at Edgematters, for one of my Serratas...
£10-00 a ticket, with 50 tickets...
That way, you get hopefully more than an auction, and I do the work... smiling smiley

Once the dust has settled, I will send the whole bang shoot to you, and the knife to the winner...

Hopefully that works for you.

You are really doing a great thing with these kids. All the best with their success!
Re: In case you are feeling generous ... (charity)
August 23, 2018 03:53PM
Thanks man.
Re: In case you are feeling generous ... (charity)
August 24, 2018 02:12PM
Cliff
would it possible to privately pass me a paypal Address for yourself to receive the all the funds directly from the raffle ticket holders?

If I do it all, I might end up with an NZ tax bill for money I never actually "received."
Plus, there are Paypal fees which will be lost with each subsequent transaction.
Re: In case you are feeling generous ... (charity)
August 24, 2018 06:26PM
Sure, just send me an email.
Re: In case you are feeling generous ... (charity)
August 25, 2018 01:53PM
Email sent to Gmail account, Ciff
Re: In case you are feeling generous ... (charity)
August 31, 2018 02:25PM
Uh Cliff

a Paypal address would be good at this stage, please?

Please send to to the Gmail, or here in a PM?
Re: In case you are feeling generous ... (charity)
August 31, 2018 03:06PM
Stuart, the third post on this thread has a paypal link, maybe Cliff means for you to try that?
Re: In case you are feeling generous ... (charity)
August 31, 2018 04:51PM
I realise that, but it means that with a one time use PP, Cliff can see that all the funds are coming from Edgematters folk, and that way I know that they have paid, and so are ellible for the draw.

If Cliff wants it differently, we can try and work with that.

I am trying to avoid a nightmare of working out who has paid, and who needs to.



Edited 1 time(s). Last edit at 08/31/2018 04:52PM by Stuart Ackerman.
Re: In case you are feeling generous ... (charity)
September 14, 2018 02:35AM
I have sold all fifty tickets.
I appreciate that Cliff does not come here often, so I am in limbo right now.
Re: In case you are feeling generous ... (charity)
September 14, 2018 02:49AM
Stuart, you have his gmail?

_______________________________________________________________________________________________

Always in search of a good choppa'
Re: In case you are feeling generous ... (charity)
September 14, 2018 02:59AM
Yup and I have sent an email a week or so back.

If I could source his phone number, I would phone it right now.
7-30 am in his time zone. so maybe later on...
Re: In case you are feeling generous ... (charity)
September 14, 2018 09:14AM
Ok, just wanted to make sure. Sorry I can't be of more help.

I believe Kyley has his phone number, and he's active on Instagram...maybe you could get it through him then.

_______________________________________________________________________________________________

Always in search of a good choppa'
Re: In case you are feeling generous ... (charity)
September 14, 2018 02:09PM
Yeah, I made a donation through the PayPal link but it came back as returned recently, don't know if it was because Cliff didn't claim it, or what.
Re: In case you are feeling generous ... (charity)
September 14, 2018 07:05PM
Luis,

Sorry, I had a personal issues a couple of weeks ago which kept me away from anything.

Anyone needs anything, just send me a regular email (cliffstamp@gmail.com).

I had not used paypal in a LONG time, and didn't know you had to approve the funds, and I have aggressive spam filters which kept all the notifications away.
Re: In case you are feeling generous ... (charity)
September 16, 2018 11:14AM
Cliff
I did send an a email to that regular email.

As I have explained in this thread, I just need a one-time use gmail address to send money to.
It would mean that you would need to tell me that all fifty have paid, so that I can raffle off the Serrata.

Edgematters is a troubled forum right now, and might not be around in a week's time, hence my haste.

If this is a mission, please tell me.
Sorry about the hassle.

Stuart
Re: In case you are feeling generous ... (charity)
September 16, 2018 06:21PM
Stuart,

Sorry, thought I had replied, email answered.
Re: In case you are feeling generous ... (charity)
September 17, 2018 03:37AM
Thanks Cliff
people are paying up as we speak.

Stuart
Re: In case you are feeling generous ... (charity)
September 18, 2018 09:36AM
How close are you to your goal Cliff?


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Re: In case you are feeling generous ... (charity)
September 20, 2018 10:34PM
All paid up, Cliff...
I will do the draw shortly.
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