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Apparently the shabby prizes I am offering are not enough to entice very many of you to donate to Donors Choose. But perhaps you will perk up and open your wallets when you see what Seed is giving away to generous readers!

I know I would. So how do you do that? Well, Seed Media Group will help you by matching your donation. The first $15,000 in donations made through the Scienceblogs Challenge will be matched by Seed Media Group through its Science Literacy Grants. From the press release: Seed Media Group is launching the Seed Media…

Thanks to those of you who have donated so far! You’ve helped get the TSZ challenge to 39% of fulfillment! The way Donors Choose works, more than one person can add a proposal to a challenge, and/or individuals could choose to donate to a proposal separate from a challenge. That’s why you will see that…

Dr. Free-Ride has provided a nice summary of how the Science Bloggers’ Challenge for Donors Choose is going so far. And can you believe those readers over at Mike Dunford’s blog? They’ve already maxed out his challenge! And you all are no slouches either…look at Dr. Free-Ride’s top five lists. You’ve put Thus Spake Zuska…

So, I see that sly Dr. Free-Ride is bribing her readers with promises of poems and original artwork from the sprogs and writing blog entries on the topic of their choice if only they will contribute to Donors Choose. Very clever, very clever indeed. And not to be outdone, Sciencewoman is promising a personalized handprint…

I wasn’t a part of ScienceBlogs yet last June for the first Donors Choose fund-raiser, but I sure am glad to be able to participate this year. If you haven’t heard of Donors Choose, here’s a quick description: DonorsChoose.org is a simple way to provide students in need with resources that our public schools often…