Tessaku is creating Japanese American oral histories
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Tiers
Community Member
$1 or more per month
Thank you for preserving the last of this first-person history! I will send you a Tessaku enamel pin and a thank you note! You'll also have access to patron-only posts, be the first to know about new interviews, and have your name included on the Patreon page on Tessaku. 
Advocate
$5 or more per month

You will receive everything in the $1 tier - pin, note, access to all my Patrons-only posts - plus all issues of the Tessaku magazine. Your name will also be included on the dedication page! 

Story Preserver
$10 or more per month
THANK you - you're amazing. You'll receive all $1-$5 perks (thank you note, Tessaku pin), plus an opportunity to help shape upcoming interviews and podcasts by submitting one question per month that you'd like to ask my next storyteller. 


Champion
$20 or more per month
I'm incredibly grateful for your patronage, thank you so much for believing in this work. You'll get all my $1-10 perks, plus a gift certificate to the closest Japanese sweet shop in your city! If you have no Japanese sweet shop where you live or prefer something else, we'll figure out another alternative together.
Sponsor
$50 or more per month
All the above (thank YOU), plus a public acknowledgment on my Tessaku podcast! You're a sponsor of the podcast, and I would like to name you as such. Or, if you prefer to have your donation made in memory/honor of someone, I can name them instead. 
Publisher
$100 or more per month
You are a generous soul, and I will never thank you enough. You'll receive all the previous tiers, as well as your name printed in all the forthcoming Tessaku zines, which you are helping publish. 
Tiers
Community Member
$1 or more per month
Thank you for preserving the last of this first-person history! I will send you a Tessaku enamel pin and a thank you note! You'll also have access to patron-only posts, be the first to know about new interviews, and have your name included on the Patreon page on Tessaku. 
Advocate
$5 or more per month

You will receive everything in the $1 tier - pin, note, access to all my Patrons-only posts - plus all issues of the Tessaku magazine. Your name will also be included on the dedication page! 

Story Preserver
$10 or more per month
THANK you - you're amazing. You'll receive all $1-$5 perks (thank you note, Tessaku pin), plus an opportunity to help shape upcoming interviews and podcasts by submitting one question per month that you'd like to ask my next storyteller. 


Champion
$20 or more per month
I'm incredibly grateful for your patronage, thank you so much for believing in this work. You'll get all my $1-10 perks, plus a gift certificate to the closest Japanese sweet shop in your city! If you have no Japanese sweet shop where you live or prefer something else, we'll figure out another alternative together.
Sponsor
$50 or more per month
All the above (thank YOU), plus a public acknowledgment on my Tessaku podcast! You're a sponsor of the podcast, and I would like to name you as such. Or, if you prefer to have your donation made in memory/honor of someone, I can name them instead. 
Publisher
$100 or more per month
You are a generous soul, and I will never thank you enough. You'll receive all the previous tiers, as well as your name printed in all the forthcoming Tessaku zines, which you are helping publish.