“Dressing” for the cause #libs4ada

Librarians (and our friends) are amazing. In the first day of the #libs4ada Ada Initiative fundraising drive, we blew our original goal of $5120 out of the water.

Donate to the Ada Initiative

In all the excitement, I issued two “stretch” challenges:

  1. If/when donations reach $8192, I will post a photo of myself in a dress selected for me by my very fashionable daughter.
  2. If/when donations reach $15,000, twitter librarians can select a dress which I will wear for 10 minutes at the upcoming DLF Forum. Who knows? Maybe we can even “sell” selfies with me in said dress as an additional fundraiser.

So, if you think #ButchInADress might be fun/amusing/terrifying, give generously.
Y’all rock.

Chris in a dress

Young butch in a dress, Chris Age 4

7 Responses to ““Dressing” for the cause #libs4ada”

  1. 1 Rachel L Frick (@rlfrick) September 12, 2014 at 9:33 am

    love the idea of “pose in a tie with Chris in a dress” $elfies for a cause campaign


  2. 2 Roy Tennant September 11, 2014 at 11:11 am

    I think the fundraising selfies with you at DLF is a great idea — I would drop some $ on that. And maybe you could bring one of your signature ties for the other person to put on. Since, ahem, you will be in a dress. ;-)


  1. 1 A thank you, a picture, and a call for witnesses | Feral Librarian Trackback on September 19, 2014 at 4:01 pm
  2. 2 Why I give to the Ada Initiative (and hope you will too) - Coral Sheldon-Hess Trackback on September 14, 2014 at 12:45 pm
  3. 3 Libraries, the Ada Initiative, and a challenge | Meta Interchange Trackback on September 10, 2014 at 7:24 pm

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