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Weekend Sunrise Hosts Pledges
Edge Pledge - April 4, 2018

Weekend Sunrise Hosts Monique, Andrew and Simon are on a mission to save Australia's wildlife through a series of challenges via Edge Pledge

We're nothing without these incredible organisations amongst our wildlife and environment partners
Lina Barfoot - April 4, 2018

EdgePledge is nothing without the people who support us, and we're lucky to count some incredible organisations amongst our wildlife - and environment partners.

Saving Wildlife by taking a dating challenge! | ASITHA SAMARAWICKRAMA
Edge Pledge - April 2, 2018

Asitha took an edge Pledge to raise money for the Jane Goodall Institute Australi to help the Chimpanzee.

Mohawk Hair Cut with Hair Dye to save the Grey Nurse Shark | Commissioner Gregory Andrews
Edge Pledge - April 1, 2018

Commissioner Gregory Andrews has raised $2,949 to save the threatened Grey Nurse Shark by having a Mohawk Haircut on national television!!

Isaac's sit down interview with Natalia of My Green World
Edge Pledge - March 28, 2018

Our Wildlife Ambassador, Isaac Busuttil interviewed Natalie Kyriacou - founding director of My Green World.

Online courses to learn about the environment
Lina Barfoot - March 16, 2018

Many of us care about the environment but feel kind of helpless, it’s easy enough to spot issues but hard to know exactly what you can do. Some environmental issues are complicated, as are their respective solutions. What you can do is educate yourself and it doesn’t have to be an overwhelming commitment either.

The 5 ideas for the environment that need to happen to solve big issues
Lina Barfoot - March 16, 2018

Wouldn’t it be great if we could just snap our fingers and solve the world’s problems? No more starvation, climate change or injustice? It would be fantastic but unless someone is hiding a genie-stuffed lamp somewhere, it’s not going to happen.

Completed Edge Pledge Challenge to support the Eastern Quoll | Damian Callinan
Edge Pledge - March 13, 2018

Damian Callinan | Eastern Quoll | Entering the Australian Jitterbug Championships

Completed Edge Pledge Challenge to support critically endangered Swift Parrot | Nadiah Roslan
Edge Pledge - March 13, 2018

Nadiah Roslan | Critically endangered Swift Parrot | Travelling as Swift Parrot

Running the Great Ocean Road 1/2 Marathon for Manta Ray.
Andrea Haas - March 5, 2018

Running the Great Ocean Road 1/2 Marathon for Manta Ray.

Edge Pledge TV Ep 35
Edge Pledge - February 28, 2018

Welcome to Edge Pledge TV episode 35 where we take you deep into the world of a wildlife-fundraising platform and we unpack all we are doing as we try to end extinction with you and have some laughs along the way.

COMPLETED EDGE PLEDGE CHALLENGE TO SUPPORT THE CHIMPANZEE | ZARA BENDING
Edge Pledge - February 26, 2018

Zara bending raised money for the Chimpanzees by wearing animal onesies for 7 days.

Edge Pledge TV ep 34
Edge Pledge - January 31, 2018

Episode 34 of Edge Pledge TV summary:
1. CEO of Zoos Victoria taking on a challenge
2. We can fundraise for wildlife education organisations
3. Comedian interviews as wildlife on the edge

Edge Pledge TV episode 31
Edge Pledge - January 22, 2018

Episode 31 summary:
1. We have over 20 schools signed up
2. Kids Teaching Kids
3. Merry Christmas

Edge Pledge TV Ep 33
Edge Pledge - January 8, 2018

Episode 33 of Edge Pledge TV summary:
1. Environment-focused kids education groups
2. We can fundraise for universities as well
3. How you formally sign up as a school/community group

Edge Pledge TV Episode 30
Edge Pledge - January 8, 2018

Episode 30 summary:
1. The head of a Zoo in Australia taking on a challenge
2. Schools are signing up
3. Our ambassador for 50/50

Edge Pledge TV Ep 32
Edge Pledge - January 3, 2018

Episode 32 of Edge Pledge TV summary:
1. 50/50 progress
2. 2018 plans
3. 2017 Review

Edge Pledge TV episode 28
Edge Pledge - December 26, 2017

The weekly Edge Pledge update is here. Welcome to Edge Pledge TV episode 28 where we take you deep into the world of a wildlife-fundraising platform and we unpack all we are doing as we try to end extinction with you and have some laughs along the way.

Edge Pledge TV ep 31
Edge Pledge - December 25, 2017

The weekly Edge Pledge update is here. Welcome to Edge Pledge TV episode 31 where we take you deep into the world of a wildlife-fundraising platform and we unpack all we are doing as we try to end extinction with you and have some laughs along the way.

Edge Pledge TV Episode 27
Edge Pledge - December 18, 2017

The weekly Edge Pledge update is here. Welcome to Edge Pledge TV episode 27 where we take you deep into the plains grassy woodland of a wildlife-fundraising platform and we unpack all we are doing as we try to end extinction with you and have some laughs along the way. This episode Sam Marwood, Founder, talks about:

Edge Pledge TV episode 26
Edge Pledge - December 11, 2017

Instead of talking about the future, I want to talk about something we did that has stuck in my memory for a long time - our feature ad.

Edge Pledge TV Episode 25
Cultivate Farms - December 4, 2017

The weekly Edge Pledge update is here. Welcome to Edge Pledge TV episode 25 where we take you deep into the plains grassy woodland of a wildlife-fundraising platform and we unpack all we are doing as we try to end extinction with you and have some laughs along the way.

Edge Pledge TV episode 24
Edge Pledge - November 20, 2017

The weekly Edge Pledge update is here. Welcome to Edge Pledge TV episode 24 where we take you deep into the plains grassy woodlany of a wildlife-fundraising platform and we unpack all we are doing as we try to end extinction with you and have some laughs along the way.

Edge Pledge TV Episode 23
Edge Pledge - November 20, 2017

The weekly Edge Pledge update is here. Welcome to Edge Pledge TV episode 23 where we take you deep into the open-woodland forest of a wildlife-fundraising platform and we unpack all we are doing as we try to end extinction with you and have some laughs along the way.

Edge Pledge TV Episode 22
Edge Pledge - November 13, 2017

It is that time of the week again. You guessed it, Edge Pledge TV. Welcome to episode 22 where we take you deep into the open-woodland forest of a wildlife-fundraising platform and we unpack all we are doing as we try to end extinction with you and have some laughs along the way

Edge Pledge TV Episode 21
Edge Pledge - November 6, 2017

It is that time of the week again. You guessed it, Edge Pledge TV. Welcome to episode 21 where we take you deep into the open-woodland forest of a wildlife-fundraising platform and we unpack all we are doing as we try to end extinction with you and have some laughs along the way. This episode Sam Marwood talks about:

Edge Pledge TV Episode 20
Edge Pledge - October 30, 2017

Welcome to episode 20 where we take you deep into the jungle of a wildlife-fundraising platform and we unpack all we are doing as we try to end extinction with you and have some laughs along the way. This episode Sam Marwood talks about:
1. Winning challenges
3. How your donations are being spent
3. What we will be doing next

Edge Pledge TV Episode 19
Edge Pledge - October 23, 2017

Welcome to episode 19 of Edge Pledge TV. This is where we take you deep into the jungle of a wildlife-fundraising platform and we unpack all we are doing as we try to end extinction with you and have some laughs along the way.

Edge Pledge TV episode 18
Edge Pledge - October 16, 2017

Welcome to episode 18 of Edge Pledge TV. This is where we take you deep into the jungle of a wildlife-fundraising platform and we unpack all we are doing as we try to end extinction with you and have some laughs along the way.

Edge Pledge TV Episode 17
Edge Pledge - October 9, 2017

Welcome to episode 17 of Edge Pledge TV. This is where we take you deep into the jungle of a wildlife-fundraising platform and we unpack all we are doing as we try to end extinction with you and have some laughs along the way.

Edge Pledge TV episode 16
Edge Pledge - October 2, 2017

Welcome to episode 15 of Edge Pledge TV. This is where we take you deep into the jungle of a wildlife-fundraising platform and we unpack all we are doing as we try to end extinction with you and have some laughs along the way

Edge Pledge TV episode 15
Edge Pledge - September 12, 2017

Welcome to episode 15 of Edge Pledge TV. This is where we take you deep into the jungle of a wildlife-fundraising platform and we unpack all we are doing as we try to end extinction with you and have some laughs along the way.

Edge Pledge TV Episode 14
Edge Pledge - September 5, 2017

Welcome to episode 14 of Edge Pledge TV. This is where we take you deep into the jungle of a wildlife-fundraising platform and we unpack all we are doing as we try to end extinction with you and have some laughs along the way

Edge Pledge TV episode 13
Edge Pledge - August 30, 2017

Welcome to episode 13 of Edge Pledge TV. This is where we take you deep into the jungle of a wildlife-fundraising platform and we unpack all we are doing as we head to our second challenge season starting this coming saturday 12 Aug to 30 Sep 2017. This episode Sam Marwood talks about:
1. Load your pledge on Saturday 12 August
2. Environment scientists taking on a challenge
3. Going back to my old work place to talk Edge Pledge

Edge Pledge TV Episode 12
Edge Pledge - August 23, 2017

Welcome to episode 12 of Edge Pledge TV. This is where we take you deep into the jungle of a wildlife-fundraising platform and we unpack all we are doing as we head to our second challenge season from 12 Aug to 30 Sep 2017. This episode Sam Marwood talks about:
1. 2 new environment partners about to sign up
2. You can become an ambassador
3. Facebook Live Simulcast Event

Edge Pledge TV Episode 11
Edge Pledge - August 16, 2017

Welcome to episode 11 of Edge Pledge TV. This is where we take you deep into the jungle of a wildlife-fundraising platform and we unpack all we are doing as we head to our second challenge season from 12 Aug to 30 Sep 2017. This episode Sam Marwood talks about:

Why do people take on a challenge | A story by Paul Mervin
- August 15, 2017

Paul Mervin, a wildlife champion in Victoria, explains why he loves Eastern Quolls, Mt Rothwell and Edge Pledge

Edge Pledge Episode 10
Edge Pledge - August 9, 2017

Welcome to episode 10 of Edge Pledge TV. This is where we take you deep into the jungle of a wildlife-fundraising platform and we unpack all we are doing as we head to our second challenge season from 12 Aug to 30 Sep 2017. This episode Sam Marwood talks about:

Another challenge charity | What is the difference with Edge Pledge?
Elizabeth Clinen | @elilianlord | Edge Pledge Story Teller - August 3, 2017

There is an abundance of environmental not-for-profit charities and organisations these days - why are we different?

Edge Pledge TV Episode 9
Edge Pledge - August 2, 2017

Welcome to episode 9 of Edge Pledge TV. This is where we take you deep into the jungle of a wildlife-fundraising platform and we unpack all we are doing as we head to our second challenge season from 12 Aug to 30 Sep 2017. This episode Sam Marwood talks about:

Australia: What’s the problem with your wildlife?
Elizabeth Clinen | @elilianlord | Edge Pledge Story Teller - July 20, 2017

The reason we set up Edge Pledge was to inspire people to have fun and help out our environment. We get it - it can be overwhelming. But take heart. There are solutions, and you can help.

Click and Save Your Computer and Wlidlife
Edge Pledge - July 13, 2017

Sign up with ESET and you can protect your computer and help save wildlife on the edge.

Edge Pledge TV Episode 8
Edge Pledge - July 4, 2017

Welcome to episode 8 of Edge Pledge TV. This is where we take you deep into the jungle of a wildlife-fundraising platform and we unpack all we are doing as we head to our second challenge season from 12 Aug to 30 Sep 2017.

Edge Pledge TV Episode 7
Edge Pledge - July 4, 2017

Welcome to episode 7 of Edge Pledge TV. This is where we take you deep into the jungle of a wildlife-fundraising platform and we unpack all we are doing as we head to our second challenge season from 12 Aug to 30 Sep 2017.

Edge Pledge Episode 6
Edge Pledge - June 21, 2017

The weekly Edge Pledge update is here. Welcome to Edge Pledge TV episode 6 where we take you deep into the open-woodland forest of a wildlife-fundraising platform and we unpack all we are doing as we try to end extinction with you and have some laughs along the way.

Edge Pledge TV Episode 5
Edge Pledge - June 14, 2017

Welcome to episode 5 of Edge Pledge TV. We want to get you pumped for wildlife and for having fun! Each week we take you behind the scenes of our wildlife fundraising platform.

Edge Pledge TV Episode 4
Edge Pledge - June 7, 2017

Welcome to our weekly update on all things fun, wildlife and challenges. Sam takes you behind the scenes of Edge Pledge. This week:
1. How much did we raise for wildlife in 2016/17? $34K!
2. Show some love to your favourite environmental partner
3. Interviews we've made with environmental champions

Edge Pledge TV Episode 3
Edge Pledge - June 7, 2017

Other things Sam yaps about:
1. Weekend Sunrise - Chapelle Corby - Facebook Live
2. PR Plan - Getting on morning radio shows
3. Two more volunteers to help with env partners
4. 2 years since I quit to take on Edge Pledge
a. it takes a lot of time and hard work
b. lots of things happening though and confident
5. 1617 review and 1718 plan
6. ESET corporate sponsors

Edge Pledge TV Episode 2
Edge Pledge - May 23, 2017

Welcome to Edge Pledge TV Episode 2. Sam Marwood takes you behind the scenes of saving wildlife and having fun. This week:
1. Bringing you the funniest and most entertaining environmental champions
2. AFL and EP!
3. Ramping up for this year's challenge season in August

Edge Pledge TV - Episode 1
Edge Pledge - May 16, 2017

Welcome to the first episode of Edge Pledge TV. Sam Marwood gives an update on how you can save the world! This episode:
1. Why we want to give you these updates
2. 2017 plans for wildlife
3. What you can do to help save more wildlife

Helped saving the Great Barrier Reef | Allys Todd's Pledge
Edge Pledge - March 27, 2017

Allys raised money to support the Coral on the Great Barrier Reef. She has pledged to complete the most popular challenge — Wear a onesie to work for a week!.

3 solutions to making your online wildlife fundraising platform better
- March 20, 2017

3 solutions to making your online wildlife fundraising platform better

Viruses on the edge
Sam Marwood - March 9, 2017

Why are ESET and Edge Pledge working together?

Edge Pledge TV Episode 29
Edge Pledge - January 3, 2017

The weekly Edge Pledge update is here. Welcome to Edge Pledge TV episode 29 where we take you deep into the world of a wildlife-fundraising platform and we unpack all we are doing as we try to end extinction with you and have some laughs along the way.