True and Sincere Friends: Vera Volunteer Kristina!
Posted 10.22.2012

It’s our second T&SF post of Fall Fund Drive, and this week we asked Vera volunteer Kristina Mageau to answer five questions about Vera. Thanks, Kristina!

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How have you been involved with The Vera Project?
I have been volunteering at Vera since June.  I have been going to shows at Vera off and on since its inception.

How has Vera impacted you, or helped you with your future?
Vera is such a great organization that it inspired me to create my own all-ages music venue.  I have not started it yet, but I am learning all the great ways that Vera excels so that I can create a similar organization for folks in Colorado one day.

If you had access to unlimited money, name one way you would improve Vera.
If I had unlimited finances, I would put a lot of it into the silkscreen studio so that more shirts and merchandise could be created on a regular basis so that more revenue could be made in a sustainable way.

Do you have a favorite show or memory at Vera?
A favorite show at Vera was when Ian MacKaye came to talk and I was lucky enough to be the videographer that night. (Psst: the photo above features Kristina recording Ian at his Q+A sesh at Vera in September!)

In less than 5 words, describe The Vera Project.
Vera is: awesome, inspirational, innovative, creative, and community-focused.

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Starting October 15th and lasting through the end of the year, The Vera Project is asking for donations to our Fall Fund Drive! Donations of any amount are a crucial part of what makes Vera work. We rely on your (monetary!) support to keep our doors open to the thousands of individuals that come here each year. Please take a moment out of your day to donate a buck or two to help Seattle’s premiere all-ages music & arts venue continue to thrive and give everyone a safe, low-priced, fun space to dance, learn, & rock!

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