My Soho Times print magazine

by My Soho Times magazine in London, England, United Kingdom

My Soho Times print magazine

£50

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Flexible funding – this project will receive all pledges made by January 21st 2020 at 3:56pm

My Soho Times magazine is a free print magazine which highlights local businesses and voices, accessible to visitors and Londoners alike.

by My Soho Times magazine in London, England, United Kingdom

I've lived in Soho all my adult live - since the age 18. Living in Soho has influenced  the type of person I am today in so many way. I'm also a travel journalist, and whenever back from a trip I sometimes feel disconnected to my community. I needed to find a way to feel more grounded, so I thought about re-doing the My Soho Times website... Then I thought - the internet is oversaturated with content, why not something tangible that that both visitors and Londoners alike can pick up? And that's when I set about to turn My Soho Times into a print magazine! I made the autumn pilot within a week - I was that hyped up! Until I get a team (and enough funding), My Soho Times will remain a quarterly print magazine. I'll also share content on the blog.

2020 vision

For 2020, I'm planning to launch the My Soho Times membership card which offers members exclusive invites to our support clubs and events. Anyone can become a member. 

Overcoming the challenges

Aside from funding, one of the biggest challenges I face with this magazine project is that I'm dyslexic. Although I now embrace my dyslexia as it helped me dream up this project in the first place, I have to budget to have a proof-reader available as I've already made some embracing (though creative!) mistakes like printing 'editer-in-chief' on 250 businesses cards!

Rewards

This project offers rewards in return for your donation.

£25 or more

0 of 75 claimed

£25 Reward

Become a My Soho Times member; receive your membership card PLUS a My Soho Times tote bag and signed copies of the My Soho Times magazine.

£50 or more

0 of 50 claimed

£50 Reward

I Love My Soho Times: includes My Soho Times membership card, My Soho Times tote bag, My Soho Times mug, MST note books and pen, and signed copies of the My Soho Times magazine!

£75 or more

0 of 15 claimed

£75 Reward

All of the above rewards plus a special My Soho Times group dinner at a Soho/Mayfair W1 restaurant.


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