Monthly Archives: August 2012

Out of ribbons, but never fear!

New ones (with the URL) are set to arrive on the 20th. Requests will be filled in the order by which they came to the e-mail inbox. Your kind donations have so far covered half the cost of the new … Continue reading

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What’s new at the Backup Ribbon Project?

First — and most importantly — we are down to *50 ribbons* from the current batch! A new batch has been ordered, which we hope will be all ready by the 19th. Second — there are fabulous MOO cards and … Continue reading

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Hey, look!

It’s a FAQ!

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Quick update for anyone going to PAX

The amazing Donna Prior (@_Danicia_ on Twitter) is the designated Backup Ribbon point person for PAX. She will have at least 50 ribbons to hand out, so hit her up!  

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Want Backup Ribbons for Dragon*Con?

We are trying to fill any ribbon requests for Dragon*Con first, because that event is coming up FAST – Aug. 31 to Sept. 3. PLEASE NOTE – the absolute cut-off for mailing ribbons for Dragon*Con will be Aug. 24. We … Continue reading

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Why the Backup Ribbon Project is…well…back

First, however, we need to do a bit of reading, here and here. OK, are we all on the same page now? Let us proceed. So, the facts are these. A female guest at ReaderCon was repeatedly harassed by another … Continue reading

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What the Backup Ribbon Project is all about

At the 2008 Dragon*Con in Atlanta, a friend and I were crossing the street back to our hotel. About 20 yards just outside the main lobby doors, a young man had a young woman backed up against the wall and … Continue reading

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